Recent Posts by Amber Fisher

Eleven Belgium agrees multi-year rights extension with UFC

Eleven Belgium has secured a multi-year rights extension with the UFC to continue to bring the best action to MMA fans. Viewers will be able to enjoy the UFC, as well as Cage Warriors, with the Eleven fight pass, available for €6.99 a month. Guillaume Collard, managing director of Eleven Belgium and Eleven’s group chief […]  More

Eurosport secures broadcast rights for 2021 UCI events

Eurosport has secured the rights to broadcast multiple 2021 Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) events from the European Broadcasting Union (EBU). This agreement will give fans access to a host of UCI’s events across 35 territories in Europe, including the UCI Road World Championship, UCI Track Cycling World Championship, UCI Mountain Biking World Championship, BMX World […]  More

RaceTech announces new partnership with Chelmsford City Racecourse

Outside broadcast and technical service provider RaceTech has extended its partnership agreement with Chelmsford City Racecourse (CCR), a contract initially signed in 2017. With the new agreement, RaceTech will continue to provide key race day services, including outside broadcast, photo finish, starting stalls and public address, plus racecourse TV production, additional technical support and multimedia […]  More

Creative Technology looks back at its year in golf

Creative Technology (CT) has issued a round-up of its year in golf, in what was a challenging period for the sporting community. CT has delivered live video solutions to golfing tournaments throughout Europe and the Middle East for over 30 years, and while COVID-19 is still affecting live events worldwide, the company has been working […]  More

College students produce short films for BT Sport Takeover on Boxing Day

A short film created by students from Newham Sixth Form College is to premiere on BT Sport 2 at 18:45 on Boxing Day, as BT Sport Takeover returns. Twelve students who had no prior experience of content production took part in an eight-week course to create the film, as part of an initiative run by […]  More

Barry Flanigan appointed chief strategy officer at Aurora Media Worldwide

Barry Flanigan has been appointed chief strategy officer at content producer and agency Aurora Media Worldwide, joining from COPA90. Starting immediately and reporting to managing director and founder Lawrence Duffy, Flanigan will lead the business development and strategy function at Aurora. He will focus on driving new business as well as working with existing clients […]  More

Joshua vs Pulev match becomes first live boxing event to achieve three star albert certification

Anthony Joshua’s world championship fight against Kubrat Pulev has become the first live boxing event to achieve a three star albert certification for the highest standards of sustainable production. The achievement marks part of Sky Sport’s Season of Sustainability, a commitment from the broadcaster to the environmental impact of its sports productions and to promote […]  More

EVS’ Xeebra selected by NEP Denmark for Danish League VAR rollout

NEP Denmark has selected EVS’ video assistant referee (VAR) solution Xeebra to provide VAR capabilities to the top tier of Danish football, the 3F Superliga. Built on EVS’ replay technology, the system was deployed at the start of the season and will be used throughout the 2020/2021 season. NEP is deploying custom-built VAR vans, each […]  More

Infront Moto Racing reveals new look for its MXGP-TV OTT platform

Infront Moto Racing has launched a new look for its dedicated motocross racing OTT platform MXGP-TV, which is being powered by StreamAMG. The revamped platform offers fans a whole new way to watch live and on-demand races from every round of the FIM Motocross World Championship MXGP season, as well as the Monster Energy FIM […]  More

UEFA Women’s Champions League to be streamed worldwide through Wnited

The UEFA Women’s Champions League is to be live streamed this December by Wnited, the global streaming service for women’s football. Delivered through Red Bee Media’s OTT platform, Wnited is a digital home for women’s football that aims to tap into an underserved market by creating a common place for women’s football content and a […]  More