Forums Days of Our Lives No more Wimbledon pre-emptions! Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) Author Posts July 5, 2011 at 10:06 pm #118673 Anonymous 2897 Posts ESPN has signed a 12-year deal to air Wimbledon beginning with the 2012 tournament, ending NBC’s 43-year reign. Days is always pre-empted for two days due to Wimbledon, but this will no longer be the case. July 5, 2011 at 10:46 pm #417846 ckg927 1 Posts Recall that HBO used to have the early round action before ESPN got the rights to air it. This just completes the circle. Nothing more, nothing less. Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.