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BBC to offer over 3,000 hours of Rio 2016 coverage

Friday 27 May 2016 | 10:34 CET | News
The BBC will offer more than 3,000 hours of coverage from the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio across all BBC platforms, including 550 hours of coverage on BBC One and BBC Four. Up to 24 live HD video streams will be used to cover the event, with viewers able to personalise BBC Sport's digital Olympics service with the BBC Sport website and app. The coverage will be led by Hazel Irvine, Mark Chapman, Gabby Logan, Clare Balding and Jason Mohammad, with support from Sir Steve Redgrave, Sir Chris Hoy, Michael Johnson, Denise Lewis, Sir Clive Woodward, Victoria Pendleton, Beth Tweddle, Rebecca

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