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RCN Is Offering a Complimentary Preview of Tennis Channel

Watch now on RCN: Tennis Channel U.S. Open Live Coverage

September 06, 2013 -- RCN is currently offering complimentary access to the Tennis Channel for the entirety of the U.S. Open Championship Series to all of its cable subscribers. The free preview began Wednesday, Aug. 28th and will be available through Monday, Sept. 9th. RCN customers can enjoy all of the prime time matches offered on the Tennis Channel now through the end of the preview.

“This free preview is a fantastic way for RCN to demonstrate our continued commitment to providing the very best in entertainment,” said Chris Fenger, Chief Operating Officer at RCN. “The U.S. Open is the most watched of the major Tennis tournaments that air on the Tennis Channel and we are pleased to be able to offer this added value to all of our digital TV customers.”

The Tennis Channel is available in both standard and high-definition from RCN. Customers can simply tune to HD channel 692 in major markets including New York, Chicago, Boston, Washington DC and Philadelphia. In Lehigh Valley PA, customers can tune to HD channel 1461. After the Free Preview, Tennis Channel will be available to RCN customers who subscribe to their Premiere Sports or Premiere Total Tier.

Tennis Channel will broadcast almost 240 hours of U.S. Open coverage. There also will be daily preview and highlight shows on the channel. Although the highest-profile matches in the U.S. Open can be found on CBS, all of them are rebroadcast later the same day or the next day on Tennis Channel. A schedule of events and TV listings is also available at the tournament's official site.

About RCN: RCN Telecom Services, LLC (www.rcn.com) provides industry-leading High-Speed Internet, all-Digital TV and Phone services for residential, small/medium and Enterprise business customers. PC Magazine recently released its annual Readers’ Choice Awards and named RCN one of the winners for best cable broadband ISPs in 2013 – rated highest in satisfaction for reliability. RCN’s affordably-priced advanced digital services are delivered through their proprietary, state-of-the-art fiber-rich network and supported by 100% U.S.-based customer service. RCN's primary service areas include Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, Lehigh Valley (PA), New York City, Boston and Chicago.