Countdown to FOX Sports 1 launch is at 100 days
Today marks 100 days until the launch of FOX Sports 1. The network will go on the air at 8 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 17. There will be plenty of NASCAR and UFC programming that day.
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FOX Sports 1 also announced three hires: Don Bell, Molly
McGrath and Julie Stewart-Binks.
Bell, who will be an anchor on "FOX Sports Live," spent the last three years as an anchor for ESPNEWS.
McGrath was the sideline reporter and in-arena host for the Boston Celtics this season.
Stewart-Binks joins FOX Sports from Canada's CTV. Prior to CTV, she was a reporter with FOX Soccer for the FOX Soccer Report in Winnipeg.
The trio join Jay Onrait and Dan O’Toole, who were named the primary "FOX Sports Live' co-anchors on Monday.
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