Monthly Archives: January 2020

Live from Super Bowl LIV: Canon 8K efforts expand

Written on January 31, 2020 at 17:17, by

Canon Broadcast had a team of seven people on hand for Super Bowl LIV (Sunday 2 February 2020), not only making sure nearly 55 HD and UHD lenses were operating at the top-level but also playing a role in the use of three Canon 8K lenses that were coupled with a Sony UDC-8300 camera. The […]  More

Live from Paris: AMP Visual TV remotely produces Pro B basketball for RMC Sport

Written on January 31, 2020 at 17:01, by

Remote production trials are carried out regularly in France but for the Pro B clash between Paris Basketball and Aix Maurienne broadcast on Sunday 26 January on RMC Sport, AMP Visual TV delivered a real live remote production that went to air. “At RMC Sport we like to implement new workflows. We had been thinking […]  More

MLS and US Soccer select Stats Perform as global data partner

Written on January 31, 2020 at 16:08, by

Major League Soccer (MLS) and US Soccer have announced an exclusive official data deal with Stats Perform. The agreement will see the sports AI and data company apply its RunningBall, Opta and Integrity services in order to create an improved fan and spectator experience for men’s and women’s football competitions in the United States. The […]  More

FreeSports streaming service to show live Serie A and LaLiga matches

Written on January 31, 2020 at 15:08, by

Selected matches from Serie A and LaLiga will be streamed live for free in the UK from 2 February 2020 after Premier Sports launched an OTT platform for its FreeSports service. The ad-supported FreeSports Player is being made available for PCs and mobile devices and will show both the Spanish and Italian top flights as […]  More

ESPN to put 500 live shows on social media

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Inspiration, an award and heated debate: SVG Europe Women networking event lights up BT Sport studios

Written on January 31, 2020 at 11:59, by

SVG Europe Women’s latest networking event was another huge success with more than 200 people attending the sports TV industry get-together at BT Sport’s studios in London on Thursday 30 January. The second SVG Europe Women Winter Networking Event, held in partnership with BT Sport and Timeline TV, featured the live filming of ‘The Abi […]  More

BBC’s Barbara Slater wins SVG Europe Women Achievement Award 2020

Written on January 31, 2020 at 09:56, by

BBC director of sport Barbara Slater was presented with the inaugural SVG Europe Women Achievement Award at a special ceremony in London on Thursday 30 January 2020. The Award was bestowed for Slater’s outstanding achievements in sports broadcasting and her continued impact on women in sports television over the last 12 months. The new SVG […]  More

ISE 2020 Preview: Exhibitors emphasise versatility as production needs evolve

Written on January 29, 2020 at 18:19, by

Running from 11 to 14 February, ISE 2020 will be the final edition of the show to take place at its long-term home of the Amsterdam RAI. Having become the world’s leading pro AV show – and recorded the largest-ever single-day attendance at the RAI in 2019 – ISE will move to the Gran Via, […]  More

AC Milan moves ahead in digital world with club app built by Netco Sports

Written on January 29, 2020 at 17:47, by

The development of AC Milan’s strategy for the digital world began with the decision to implement new integrated platforms with different purposes and subsequently renew the website www.acmilan.com. The club decided to undertake the process of creation, development and publication of content destined for digital channels by putting in place a structured plan. The plan […]  More

Digital and OTT service planned for British Olympic and Paralympic sports

Written on January 29, 2020 at 13:19, by

A cooperative of British sporting bodies is planning to jointly launch a digital and over the top (OTT) streaming service for British Olympic and Paralympic sports. Various national associations along with UK Sport, the British Olympic Association and the British Paralympic Association have joined forces to create GB Sport Media, an over-arching organisation that will […]  More