FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (June 24, 1998) --What's New at CBS SportsLine (http://cbs.sportsline.com) this week:
CUP CRAZY -- CBS SportsLine's comprehensive World Cup coverage continues with the innovative Soccer Live, which shows key plays of every game in an entertaining and informative graphical format. The latest news, statistics and analysis from every group, right through the elimination round and the finals are available at http://worldcup.soccernet.com.
GAME, SET, MATCH -- Tennis fans can follow all the action of tennis' grandest event at CBS SportsLine's multimedia Wimbledon site. Updated scores, exclusive stories and columns, audio, chat and a thorough historical section are all available in an easy-to-use site at cbs.sportsline.com/u/tennis/wimbledon/1998/.
THERE'S A NEW CBS SPORTSLINE - CBS SportsLine unveiled its new look this week which features a streamlined site design and reduced download time for faster access for the millions of sports fans that visit the site. This new look offers a more user-friendly format, with fewer graphics and easier, more convenient access to sport pages, highlights, scores and top news stories.
CHAT CENTRAL -- A special World Cup Chat with international soccer star David McCreery is scheduled for Thursday, June 25, at 4:00 p.m. ET at http://worldcup.soccernet.com/u/soccer/worldcup98/chat.html. Daily live chats include NBA (7:00 p.m. ET) and NHL (7:00 p.m. ET) and World Cup at 2 p.m. ET. Live scheduled Baseball (Monday, 3:00 p.m. ET) and Fantasy Baseball (Tuesday, 4:00 p.m. ET) chats supplement CBS SportsLine's lineup of regular sport-specific chats. CBS SportsLine chat is available at http://cbs.sportsline.com/u/chat/ .
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For information contact: Bret Werner/Jerry Milani, Alan Taylor Communications. (212) 714-1280