NEW YORK, NY â€“ July 10, 2015 â€“ (HISPANICIZE WIRE) – The 2015 Pan Am Games kick off tonight with the Opening Ceremony at 7:30 p.m. ET. To support and follow the athletes representing your country, ESPN and ESPN Deportes teamed up to provide extensive, bilingual coverage live from Toronto across TV, radio and digital platforms, starting with the Opening Ceremony featuring a one-night-only performance created and produced by Cirque du Soleil.
An infographic accompanying this release is available at http://es.pn/1Cu5MjY.
About the Pan American Games Toronto 2015:
The multinational event features 36 Summer Olympic sports, such as soccer, boxing, swimming, gymnastics, volleyball, cycling, judo, etc. More than 6,000 athletes, representing 41 nations from the Americas, are expected to compete in Toronto. This is the third time that Canada hosts the event, and the first held in the providence of Ontario. ESPN has been the U.S. home of the Pan American Games since 2007; the event is held every four years, and serves as a platform for many athletes looking to participate in the Olympic Games.