FOX, FS1 and Nat Geo WILD Join Forces for Coverage of Westminster Week
Masters Agility Championship at Westminster Returns to FOX Broadcast Network

New York – The world’s top canine athletes are ready for their turn in the spotlight, as the FOX broadcast network, FS1 and Nat Geo WILD team up to present full coverage of Westminster Week from Sunday, Feb. 10, through Tuesday, Feb. 12. Several of the networks’ top voices are in New York City for the annual event, which begins with the Masters Agility Championship at Westminster on FOX and culminates with the crowning of Best in Show on FS1.

Veteran FOX Sports broadcaster Chris Myers and Gail Miller Bisher, the voice of the Westminster Kennel Club, are joined this year by veteran judge Don Sturz in the Madison Square Garden broadcast booth. Primetime coverage of the 143rd annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show begins Monday, Feb. 11, and Tuesday, Feb. 12, at 7:00 PM ET on FS1 with a 30-minute pre-event program before breed winners enter the ring both nights at 7:30 PM ET.

FOX Sports’ Jenny Taft once again hosts FS1’s primetime coverage, welcoming viewers to the World’s Most Famous Arena for the nation’s second-longest continuously held sporting event, while Karyn Bryant returns to report from the backstage benching area and interviews winners. New to this year’s event, FOX NASCAR’s Jamie Little joins FS1’s primetime coverage both nights as a reporter.

Westminster Week begins this weekend with the sixth annual Masters Agility Championship at Westminster, which airs on the FOX broadcast network for the second consecutive year, at 2:00 PM ET on Sunday, Feb. 11. FOX Sports play-by-play announcer Justin Kutcher, analyst Terry Simons and reporter Jennifer Hale call the action from Piers 92 and 94 in New York City.

Kutcher and Hale also contribute to coverage of daytime breed judging on Monday and Tuesday from 1:00-4:00 PM ET on Nat Geo WILD. They are joined by FOX Sports’ Shane Bacon as well as veteran judges Kimberly Meredith-Cavanna and Jason Hoke live from Piers 92 and 94. Daytime breed judging can also be streamed live on the FOX Sports app from 8:00 AM-5:00 PM ET both days.

Throughout Westminster Week, the FOX Sports app offers more than 30 hours of live streaming, beginning with eight hours of agility preliminaries on Saturday, Feb. 9, from 8:00 AM-4:00 PM ET. Streaming coverage continues Monday and Tuesday at 8:00 AM ET with breed judging live from Piers 92 and 94.

The full schedule of Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show coverage on FOX, FS1, Nat Geo WILD and FOX Sports GO can be found below and at WestminsterKennelClub.org.

2019 Westminster Week Programming Schedule

Date Time (ET) Event Network
Saturday, Feb. 9 8:00 AM-4:00 PM Masters Agility Championship at Westminster Preliminaries FOX Sports App & WestminsterKennelClub.org
Sunday, Feb. 10 2:00-4:30 PM Masters Agility Championship at Westminster FOX
Monday, Feb. 11 8:00 AM-5:00 PM Breed Judging,

Junior Handler Preliminaries,

Masters Obedience Championship

FOX Sports App & WestminsterKennelClub.org
1:00-4:00 PM Select Breed Judging, Masters Obedience Championship Nat Geo WILD
7:00-7:30 PM 143rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Pre-Show FS1
7:30-11:00 PM 143rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show FS1
Tuesday, Feb. 12 8:00 AM-5:00 PM Breed Judging,

Junior Handler Preliminaries

FOX Sports App & WestminsterKennelClub.org
1:00-4:00 PM Select Breed Judging Nat Geo WILD
7:00-7:30 PM 143rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Pre-Show FS1
7:30-11:00 PM 143rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show FS1

— FOX SPORTS –

About FOX Sports
FOX Sports is the umbrella entity representing 21st Century FOX’s wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, FOX Sports includes ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing partnerships. FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Broadcasting Company; FS1, FS2; FOX Sports Regional Networks, their affiliated regional web sites and national programming; FOX Soccer Plus; FOX Deportes and FOX College Sports. In addition, FOX Sports also encompasses FOX Sports Digital, including FOXSports.com and the FOX Sports app. Also included in the Group are FOX’s interests in joint-venture businesses Big Ten Network and BTN 2Go, as well as a licensing agreement that established the FOX Sports Radio Network.