Raw to air live on TVC Deportes in Mexico
MEXICO CITY - World Wrestling Entertainment and TVC Deportes announced today a new agreement which will see WWE Monday Night Raw available live for the first time on TVC Deportes.
Beginning Monday, Oct. 6, Monday Night Raw will broadcast LIVE to more than 4.5 million TV households on TVC Deportes on Mondays from 8:00 p.m. CT.
With the addition of TVC Deportes in Mexico, Monday Night Raw is now available LIVE throughout North America. Raw is broadcast in more than 130 countries in 23 languages. Millions tune-in every week to view a star-studded roster of WWE's globally renowned Superstars, including John Cena, Shawn Michaels, Batista, CM Punk, Randy Orton, Chris Jericho and Mexico's own Rey Mysterio. Raw is consistently one of the highest-rated shows on cable in the United States, showcasing all of the action, excitement, drama and great athleticism that have made WWE the most popular sports-entertainment property in the world.
"WWE is very excited to announce that for the first time ever, our fans in Mexico will be able to watch Raw live every Monday night in its entirety on TVC Deportes," says Shane McMahon, WWE Executive Vice President, Global Media.
"Adding WWE Raw Live [to its regular programming] is part of the excellent service we provide to our subscribers, by bringing them the world's prime sporting events completely live as they happen," stated Gerardo Velázquez de LeÃƒÂ³n, Director of TVC Deportes. "Raw is a magnificent event that the Mexican TV audience will enjoy and become quickly devoted to week after week".