Comcast SportsNet will televise Sunday's TD Bank Philadelphia International Cycling Championship, the cable TV station announced.
The company is promising the most comprehensive coverage in the event's history: Live coverage in high definition is scheduled for noon to 3:30 p.m., with a live simulcast on Versus to begin at 1:30 p.m. The race is scheduled to start at 9 a.m.
In addition, Comcast SportsNet will feature a 30-minute race preview, a five-part series focusing on local cyclists in the race and the lore of the Manayunk Wall, and a showing of the 1986 race.
Comcast SportsNet will replay the 2010 race coverage on Sunday at 6:30 p.m. and June 12 at 8 p.m., and Wednesday at 7 p.m. on the Comcast Network.
The race also will be available on Comcast On Demand beginning Monday.
The 1986 race will be replayed on the Comcast Network on Thursday at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m. on Comcast SportsNet.
On Thursday at 11 p.m., Comcast SportsNet will preview the race with a 30-minute special. The special will be replayed Saturday at 3:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., and Sunday at 11:30 a.m. on Comcast SportsNet, and Friday at 11 p.m. on the Comcast Network.
For information about the race and to buy VIP tickets, go to www.procyclingtour.com.