News 6 Jan 2021

Supercross telecast schedule announced for 2021 season

New-look commentary line-up confirmed by NBC Sports entering Houston.

Image: Octopi Media.

NBC Sports and Feld Motor Sports have announced the 2021 Monster Energy Supercross telecast schedule, which will be in addition to Peacock Premium streaming in the US.

Coverage will be highlighted by live coverage of all heats, last chance qualifiers and main events across NBC, NBCSN,, the NBC Sports app and Peacock Premium.

Peacock Premium will offer a comprehensive package of events that will include Supercross qualifiers and races live and on-demand replays without commercial interruption.

The 2021 season one-hour preview special will air Saturday, 9 January, at 3:30pm ET on NBC, featuring appearances from reigning 450SX champion Eli Tomac, Ken Roczen, Cooper Webb, Justin Barcia and Zach Osborne as they prepare for the gate to drop in Houston.

NBC Sports’ race action begins with the season-opener from NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas, on Saturday, 16 January, live at 6:00pm ET on NBCSN. The complete schedule is listed below.

Veteran NBC Sports motorsports commentators Leigh Diffey and Todd Harris will handle play-by-play duties for this season’s coverage. They’ll be joined by five-time champion Ricky Carmichael, former racer Daniel Blair and reporter Will Christien.

International fans outside of the US can subscribe to the Supercross Video Pass, which will offer live and on-demand access to all 17 rounds of the broadcast in 2021.