Recent Posts by Damien Ashton-Wellman

SVG Europe Sports TV Awards 2021 winners announced

SVG Europe is very pleased to announce the names of the sports broadcasting and production projects that have won the Sports TV Awards 2021, sponsored by Canon. After receiving nominations from all across Europe, covering many different sports, and representing sport and media organisations big and small, the judges chose 31 entries across six categories […]  More

Sports TV Awards 2021 Finalist: Sky Group Formula 1 Coverage by Sky Sports

The COVID-19 pandemic tore across European sport and provided a huge number of challenges for broadcasters, but also a great deal of opportunity for Sky’s European territories to collaborate in ways they hadn’t done before, earning them a place on the SVG Europe Sports TV Awards 2021 shortlist for ‘Outstanding Production Achievement – Event.’ Particularly […]  More

Sports TV Awards 2021 Finalist: Vinterstudion by SVT Sport

Vinterstudion was one of the most-watched TV events in Sweden in the 21st century. Five world championships over four weeks were intertwined into a total of 150 hours of live sports television, securing SVT Sport’s place on the ‘Outstanding Production Achievement – Event’ shortlist at SVG Europe’s prestigious Sports TV Awards 2021. Broadcasting 9 hours […]  More

Sports TV Awards 2021 Finalist: Remote Football by Sky Sports

The Premier League and Football League returned to UK TV screens after a 100-day absence in June 2020, and under extraordinary circumstances, Sky Sports were able to deliver the return of football through their innovative use of remote production workflows, earning them a coveted place on the highly competitive SVG Europe Sports TV Awards 2021 […]  More

Sports TV Awards 2021 Finalist: Fan Engagement Experience by Sport Buff

Sport Buff is all about creating a unique and profound gamification experience for sports fans who want more than just a passive viewing experience, earning them a coveted place on SVG Europe’s prestigious Sports TV Awards 2021 shortlist for ‘Outstanding OTT Experience.’ Sport Buff acts as an interactive layer that sits directly over traditional digital […]  More

Sports TV Awards 2021 Finalist: LFCTV GO by Liverpool Football Club

Liverpool Football Club’s premium video-on-demand service, LFCTV GO has been nominated in the ‘Outstanding OTT Experience’ category at SVG Europe’s highly competitive Sports TV Awards 2021. Despite a challenging year, operating during the pandemic, LFCTV GO subscriptions were up 19% compared to the end of year forecast and 5% up year on year, adding further […]  More

Sports TV Awards 2021 Finalist: DIVA by Deltatre and LiveLike

Over the last 12 months, two of the sport and entertainment technology industry’s most innovative and forward-thinking companies – Deltatre and LiveLike, have combined resources and expertise to elevate functionality levels in Deltatre’s OTT video player, DIVA, securing themselves a place in the ‘Outstanding OTT Experience’ category at SVG Europe’s prestigious Sports TV Awards 2021. […]  More

Sports TV Awards 2021 Finalist: Creating Automagical OTT Experiences by WSC Sports

WSC Sports’ technology automatically creates and publishes sports highlights at a speed and scale that is second to none, earning them a coveted place on the highly competitive SVG Europe Sports TV Awards 2021 shortlist for ‘Outstanding OTT Experience’. With the rise of OTT platforms, WSC Sports saw the potential of applying its proprietary technology […]  More