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Wide World of Sports (U.S. TV series)

Wide World of Sports (US TV series)
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Television
NameWide World of Sports
GenreSports anthology series
Presented byJim McKay
Becky Dixon
Frank Gifford
Julie Moran
Robin Roberts
Country of originUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Production
Production companyABC Sports
Broadcast
Original channelABC
First airedApril 29, 1961
Last airedAugust 26, 2006

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'ABC's Wide World of Sports' is a sports anthology series on American television that ran from 1961 to 1998 and was originally hosted by Jim McKay. The title continued to be used for general sports programs until 2006. As the title suggests, it aired on the American Broadcasting Company.

The series celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2011.


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