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Tennis Channel is an American sports-oriented digital cable and satellite television network that is owned by the Sinclair Television Group subsidiary of the Sinclair Broadcast Group. [1]

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Advance Publications

Advance Publications, Inc. is an American media company owned by the descendants of S.I. Newhouse Sr., Donald Newhouse and S.I. Newhouse Jr.

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Al Jazeera Media Network

Al Jazeera Media Network (AJMN) is a Middle Eastern multinational multimedia conglomerate, and is the parent company of Al Jazeera and its related networks.

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Andre Agassi

Andre Kirk Agassi (born April 29, 1970) is an American retired professional tennis player and former world No. 1 who was one of the sport's most dominant players from the early 1990s to the mid-2000s.

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Association of Tennis Professionals

The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) was formed in September 1972 by Donald Dell, Bob Briner, Jack Kramer, and Cliff Drysdale to protect the interests of male professional tennis players.

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AT&T U-verse

AT&T U-verse, commonly called U-verse, was an AT&T brand of triple-play telecommunications services, although the brand is now only used in reference to the IPTV service.

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Badminton is a racquet sport played using racquets to hit a shuttlecock across a net.

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Bain Capital Ventures

Bain Capital Ventures LLC is the venture capital division within Bain Capital, which has approximately $60 billion of assets under management worldwide.

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Battery Ventures

Battery Ventures is a global, technology-focused investment firm.

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BeIN Sports

beIN Sports is a global network of sports channels owned and operated by beIN Media Group, a spinoff of Al Jazeera Media Network.

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Bill Macatee

Bill Macatee (born November 17, 1955) is an American sports broadcaster for CBS Sports and Tennis Channel.

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Brett Haber

Brett Haber is an American sportscaster.

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C band (IEEE)

The C-band is a designation by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) for a portion of the electromagnetic spectrum in the microwave range of frequencies ranging from 4.0 to 8.0 gigahertz (GHz); however, this definition is the one used by radar manufacturers and users, not necessarily by microwave radio telecommunications users.

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Cablevision Systems Corporation was an American cable television company with systems serving areas surrounding New York City.

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California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.

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CCMP Capital

CCMP Capital is an American private equity investment firm that focuses on leveraged buyout and growth capital transactions.

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Chanda Rubin

Chanda Rubin (born February 18, 1976) is an American tennis player.

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Chief executive officer

Chief executive officer (CEO) is the position of the most senior corporate officer, executive, administrator, or other leader in charge of managing an organization especially an independent legal entity such as a company or nonprofit institution.

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Chris Myers

Christopher Patrick Myers (born March 28, 1959) is an American sportscaster.

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Comcast Corporation (formerly registered as Comcast Holdings)Before the AT&T merger in 2001, the parent company was Comcast Holdings Corporation.

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Cox Communications

Cox Communications (also known as Cox Cable and formerly Cox Broadcasting Corporation, Dimension Cable Services and Times-Mirror Cable) is an American privately owned subsidiary of Cox Enterprises providing digital cable television, telecommunications and Home Automation services in the United States.

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Culver City, California

Culver City is a city in Los Angeles County, California.

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David Kozlowski

David "Koz" Kozlowski is an American tennis teaching professional and tennis commentator.

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Davis Cup

The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in men's tennis.

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Digital cable

Digital cable is any type of cable television distribution using digital video compression for distribution.

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DirecTV (stylized as DIRECTV) is an American direct broadcast satellite service provider based in El Segundo, California and is a subsidiary of AT&T.

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Dish Network

Dish Network Corporation +1-855-553-9444 is a U.S. television provider.

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English language

English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.

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ESPN (originally an acronym for Entertainment and Sports Programming Network) is a U.S.-based global cable and satellite sports television channel owned by ESPN Inc., a joint venture owned by The Walt Disney Company (80%) and Hearst Communications (20%).

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ESPN2 is an American basic cable and satellite television network that is owned by ESPN Inc., a joint venture between The Walt Disney Company (which owns a controlling 80% stake) and the Hearst Communications (which owns the remaining 20%).

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Fed Cup

Fed Cup is the premier international team competition in women's tennis, launched in 1963 to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the International Tennis Federation (ITF).

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Federal Communications Commission

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent agency of the United States government created by statute (and) to regulate interstate communications by radio, television, wire, satellite, and cable.

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Frank Biondi

Frank J. Biondi Jr. (born January 9, 1945) is an American businessman.

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French Open

The French Open (Championnats Internationaux de France de Tennis), officially called Roland-Garros, is a major tennis tournament held over two weeks between late May and early June at the Stade Roland-Garros in Paris, France.

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French Tennis Federation

The French Tennis Federation (Fédération Française de Tennis, FFT) is the governing body for tennis in France.

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Galaxy 23

Galaxy 23 is the name given to the C-band service of the Galaxy 23/EchoStar 9 communications satellite jointly owned by Intelsat and EchoStar located at 121° W longitude, serving the North American market.

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GCI (company)

General Communication Inc. (GCI) is a telecommunications corporation operating in Alaska.

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Golf Channel

Golf Channel is an American cable and satellite television network owned by the NBC Sports Group subsidiary of NBCUniversal division of Comcast.

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Grand Slam (tennis)

The Grand Slam tournaments, also called majors, are the four most important annual tennis events.

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Headend in the Sky

Headend in the Sky (HITS) is Comcast's satellite multiplex service that provides cable channels to cable television operations.

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High-definition television

High-definition television (HDTV) is a television system providing an image resolution that is of substantially higher resolution than that of standard-definition television, either analog or digital.

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Hopman Cup

The Hopman Cup is an annual international eight-team indoor hardcourt tennis tournament held in Perth, Western Australia in early January (sometimes commencing in late December) each year, which plays mixed-gender teams on a country-by-country basis.

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Horizons-1, also known as Galaxy 13, is a geostationary communications satellite operated by Intelsat and SKY Perfect JSAT Group (JSAT) which was designed and manufactured by Boeing on the BSS-601 platform.

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James Blake (tennis)

James Riley Blake (born December 28, 1979) is an American retired professional tennis player.

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Jim Courier

James Spencer Courier Jr. (born August 17, 1970) is an American former world No. 1 professional tennis player.

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Jon Wertheim

Lewis Jon Wertheim (born in Bloomington, Indiana) is a sports journalist and author.

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Justin Gimelstob

Justin Jeremy Gimelstob (born January 26, 1977) is a retired American tennis player.

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Knology, Inc. was a cable company formed in 1994 by ITC Holding Company, LLC, a telecommunications holding company in West Point, Georgia that also founded Internet service provider Mindspring.

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Lindsay Davenport

Lindsay Ann Davenport Leach (born June 8, 1976) is an American former professional tennis player.

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List of racket sports

Racket sports are games in which players use rackets to hit a ball or other object.

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List of sports television channels

Sports channels are television speciality channels (usually available exclusively through cable and satellite) broadcast sporting events, usually live, and when not broadcasting events, sports news and other related programming.

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles (Spanish for "The Angels";; officially: the City of Los Angeles; colloquially: by its initials L.A.) is the second-most populous city in the United States, after New York City.

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Mark Knowles

Mark Knowles (born 4 September 1971) is a professional tennis coach and former professional tennis player from the Bahamas, specialising in doubles tennis.

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Martina Navratilova

Martina Navratilova (Martina Navrátilová; born Martina Šubertová; October 18, 1956) is a former Czechoslovak and later American professional tennis player and coach.

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Mary Carillo

Mary Carillo (born March 15, 1957) is a U.S. sportscaster and former professional tennis player.

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Mediacom Communications Corporation is a cable television and communications provider in the United States.

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The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.

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NBCSN is an American digital cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the NBC Sports Group division of NBCUniversal.

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Over-the-top media services

Over the top (OTT) is a term used to refer to content providers that distribute streaming media as a standalone product directly to consumers over the Internet, bypassing telecommunications, multichannel television, and broadcast television platforms that traditionally act as a controller or distributor of such content.

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Paddle tennis

Paddle tennis is a game adapted from tennis and played for over a century.

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Paul Annacone

Paul Annacone (born March 20, 1963) is an American former touring professional tennis player and current tennis coach.

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Pete Sampras

Pete Sampras (born August 12, 1971) is an American retired tennis player widely regarded as one of the greatest in the history of the sport.

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Philippe Dauman

Philippe Pierre Dauman (born March 1, 1954) is the former President, CEO and Chairman of Viacom.

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Platform tennis

Platform tennis (often called "paddle", despite other sports with similar names) is a racquet sport derived from tennis, developed in 1928 in Scarsdale, New York by James Cogswell and Fessenden Blanchard.

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Racquetball is a racquet sport played with a hollow rubber ball in an indoor or outdoor court.

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Santa Monica, California

Santa Monica is a beachfront city in western Los Angeles County, California, United States.

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Satellite television

Satellite television is a service that delivers television programming to viewers by relaying it from a communications satellite orbiting the Earth directly to the viewer's location.

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Sinclair Broadcast Group

Sinclair Broadcast Group is a publicly traded American politically conservative telecommunications company that is controlled by the family of company founder Julian Sinclair Smith.

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Sky Angel

Sky Angel is an American operator of Christian television networks; it operates three channels, Angel One, Angel Two, and KTV, all of which are exclusive to Dish Network.

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Standard-definition television

Standard-definition television (SDTV or SD) is a television system which uses a resolution that is not considered to be either high- or enhanced-definition.

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Steve Bellamy

Steve Bellamy is an entrepreneur in sports and entertainment best known for the founding of niche cable television networks including the Tennis Channel, The Surf Channel, The Skate Channel and The Ski Channel.

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Steve Weissman

Steve Weissman is an American sportscaster who joined ESPN in January 2010.

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Suddenlink Communications

Suddenlink Communications is an American telecommunications subsidiary of Altice USA which specializes in cable television, high-speed internet, broadband phone, home security and advertising.

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Table football

Table football, also called foosball (compare with the German Fußball "football") and sometimes table soccer, is a table-top game that is loosely based on football.

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Ted Robinson (sportscaster)

Theodore "Ted" Robinson (born July 19, 1957 in Queens, New York) is an American sportscaster.

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Television network

A television network is a telecommunications network for distribution of television program content, whereby a central operation provides programming to many television stations or pay television providers.

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Tennis is a racket sport that can be played individually against a single opponent (singles) or between two teams of two players each (doubles).

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Tennis (magazine)

TENNIS is an American sports magazine owned by the Sinclair Broadcast Group.

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Thomas E. Dooley

Thomas E. Dooley was the interim president and CEO of Viacom from August until November 15, 2016.

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Tracy Austin

Tracy Ann Austin Holt (born December 12, 1962) is an American former World No. 1 retired professional tennis player.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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US Open (tennis)

The United States Open Tennis Championships is a hard court tennis tournament.

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Verizon Fios

Verizon Fios, also known as Fios by Verizon, is a bundled Internet access, telephone, and television service that operates over a fiber-optic communications network with over 5 million customers in nine U.S. states.

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Wide Open West

Wide Open West (doing business as WOW!) is the sixth largest cable operator in the United States.

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1080i (also known as Full HD or BT.709) is an abbreviation referring to a combination of frame resolution and scan type, used in high-definition television (HDTV) and high-definition video.

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480i is a shorthand name for the video mode used for standard-definition analog or digital television in Caribbean, Myanmar, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Philippines, Laos, Western Sahara, and most of the Americas (with the exception of Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay).

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4DTV is a proprietary broadcasting standard and technology for digital cable broadcasting and C-band/Ku-band satellite dishes from Motorola, using General Instrument's DigiCipher II for encryption.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tennis_Channel

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