Tennis Channel extends contracts

Updated: January 10, 2011, 1:58 PM ET
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES -- Grand Slam champions Martina Navratilova and Lindsay Davenport have signed multiyear contract extensions with Tennis Channel.

Both are part of the channel's coverage of the Australian Open, which starts in a week.

Navratilova will continue to be Tennis Channel's lead match analyst in Melbourne. Davenport will work for the cable network at the season-opening major tournament for the first time, including sideline reporting.


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