Recent Posts by Will Strauss, Editor

ICC reveals broadcast coverage plans for Under 19 Cricket World Cup

ICC TV, working with Sunset+Vine, will be responsible for the host coverage of the Under 19 Cricket World Cup which starts on Friday (17 January 2020) in South Africa. The in-house division of the International Cricket Council will produce 20 of the 48 scheduled 50-over matches live with short-form digital highlights packages put together for […]  More

Former Eurosport content exec launches Nordic sports division for Nexiko

Former Eurosport senior vice president of sports content and production Emir Osmanbegovic has launched a Nordic sports division for the Stockholm and Oslo-based multi-genre production company Nexiko. As both chief executive and founder of Nexiko Sport, Osmanbegovic (pictured) is taking the independently-owned production company into the sports content market for the first time, working on […]  More

Amazon Web Services to provide stats and content for German Bundesliga

The Deutsche Fußball Liga (DFL) has signed a deal that will see Amazon Web Services (AWS) provide additional stats and data for every live Bundesliga game and enable the creation of new personalised experiences for German football fans. As the official technology provider of the Bundesliga, AWS will deliver its technology services in three specific […]  More

SVG Summit: Alessandro Reitano on tech innovation at Sky and his priorities for SVG Europe in 2020 [VIDEO]

In conversation with SVG director of digital Brandon Costa at the SVG Summit in New York, Sky Germany vice president of sports production and SVG Europe chair Alessandro Reitano reflects on the innovations deployed by his company in this past year, outlines what leading SVG Europe means to him and discusses the opportunities for collaboration […]  More

Spanish Super Cup to be shown live on Eleven Sports in Portugal and Poland

Eleven Sports will show live and exclusive coverage of the Spanish Super Cup to viewers in Poland and Portugal after picking up the rights to the four-team tournament. The Spanish Super Cup will see Barcelona, Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid and Valencia in action at the 62,000-capacity King Abdullah Sports City stadium in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. […]  More

Euro 2020 the focus as Gravity Media buys Platinum IP3 routers for flyaway production kits

Gravity Media, formerly Gearhouse Broadcast, is building additional flyaway live production kits, based around Imagine Communications routers, as it prepares for a busy sporting year that includes UEFA Euro 2020. The mobile units will each feature the Platinum IP3 router and will provide live production and broadcasting capabilities that can be moved around by air […]  More