ESPN Close to Deal with USTA to Move U.S. Open to Cable

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ESPN Close to Deal with USTA to Move U.S. Open to Cable
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For the first time in more than four decades the U.S. Open tennis tournament semifinals and finals could be moving to a new TV home. ESPN is close to a deal to obtain all rights to the N.Y.-based tournament beginning in '15, according to several sources. CBS has broadcast the tournament every year since '68. Nothing has been finalized yet, as CBS is still in contact with the USTA and hopeful of keeping a piece of the tournament.

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