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The Motorsport Show 2020: Back on track with F1, Nascar and MotoGP

The Motorsport Show 2020 on Thursday 6 August showcased how some of the top names in this area have got their coverage back on track with live broadcasts of races and championships. Returning to the paddock is not an easy task, however. This event, sponsored by LiveU, enabled SVG Europe to examine how motor racing […]  More

World Rally Championship to return in a flurry of dust, dirt and remote production plans

World Rally Championship (WRC) is back on track with five rallies being held this year, starting with Rally Estonia in September. These post-lockdown rallies bring with them WRC Promotor’s plans for moving to a full remote production for live output, which were put on hold in March as the pandemic took hold globally. In May […]  More

Gfinity announces launch of new V10 R-League digital motorsport competition

Gfinity, an esports and gaming solutions provider, and Abu Dhabi Motorsport Management (ADMM) have launched a new digital motorsport competition, the V10 R-League. The V10 R-League is launched as part of the Global Racing Series, the first stage of the activation of the five year agreement between ADMM and Gfinity announced on 4 June 2020. […]  More

Sky Germany to provide augmented stadium sound for Champions League and Europa League world feeds

UEFA has asked Sky Germany to generate augmented stadium sound for the TV coverage of the Champions League and Europa League final tournaments when they take place later this month. Sky had previously provided its viewers with a second freely selectable ‘fake crowd’ sound option when the Bundesliga was restarted without fans inside stadiums following […]  More

The Ferrari Challenge: 4K HDR, on-board cameras, live telemetry and real-time AR added to host coverage

A clutch of new broadcast technologies were on show in Portimao, Portugal last weekend (1-2 August) during the host coverage of The Ferrari Challenge, the single-brand championship organised by Ferrari Corse Clienti. The Ferrari Challenge includes seven races in Europe plus the World Finals that will take place in Abu Dhabi on 7 November. All […]  More

Arena Television and dock10 deliver remote gallery for FA Cup Final

Arena Television and dock10 jointly delivered last Saturday’s FA Cup Final between Arsenal and Chelsea for BBC Sport with a remote gallery based at MediaCity UK in Salford. The system was first used during the fourth round of the FA Cup for BBC in February and proved to be a successful demonstration of technology jointly […]  More

Eleven Sports agrees new deals with RTBF and Bwin in advance of Belgian Pro League coverage

Eleven Sports Belgium has announced new deals with the Belgian TV channel Radio-télévision belge de la Communauté française (RTBF) for its Pro League competitions coverage, and also for betting with Bwin. Eleven Sports has agreed a new five-year partnership with the French-speaking public broadcaster RTBF for the Pro League which start this weekend (8 August). […]  More

ITV extends exclusive free-to-air UK horse racing rights deal until 2023

ITV will continue as the exclusive free-to-air broadcaster of British horse racing until 2023, it has been announced. The commercial broadcaster, which has shown racing exclusively on free-to-air since 2017, has secured the rights to show nearly 100 days of racing each year for a further three years from 2021. The deal includes all the […]  More

Whitepaper: Telestream on remote production for small to large sporting events

Telestream has released a paper that discusses the benefits of producing sporting events from home, or other remote locations, for all sizes of broadcast. The recent COVID-19 pandemic has only made working from home in production more relevant. In many cases today, it is simply not possible to transport more than a very small team […]  More

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The Motorsport Show 2020: Back on track with F1, Nascar and MotoGPWorld Rally Championship to return in a flurry of dust, dirt and remote production plansGfinity announces launch of new V10 R-League digital motorsport competitionRichard FitzGerald to step down as CEO of Racecourse Media GroupSky Germany to provide augmented stadium sound for Champions League and Europa League world feedsThe Ferrari Challenge: 4K HDR, on-board cameras, live telemetry and real-time AR added to host coverageArena Television and dock10 deliver remote gallery for FA Cup FinalEleven Sports agrees new deals with RTBF and Bwin in advance of Belgian Pro League coverageTSL Products launches worldwide virtual training programmeZixi announces virtual showcase of technology in SeptemberITV extends exclusive free-to-air UK horse racing rights deal until 2023Whitepaper: Telestream on remote production for small to large sporting eventsDAZN secures additional Champions League rights in Germany from 2021-22Positive COVID-19 cases for FIA Formula E Championship stakeholders before end of season racing in Germany commencesThe Motorsport Show 2020: MotoGP series editor added to speaker line-upEsports, women’s and local the focus as Eleven Sports expands content offeringuniqFEED expands its presence within the sports industry to the Olympic Capital of LausanneFrance Télévisions works with XD Motion for broadcast of Coupe de France and the Coup de la LigueITV picks up Bafta for Rugby World Cup final coverageIsraeli broadcaster Yes partners with Synamedia for broadcast-equivalent latency breakthroughFIA World Rally Championships Rally Turkey finalises September date changeAteme to merge with Anevia to create major player in video broadcasting infrastructureHeads Up on BT Sport’s remote production of the FA Cup Final between Arsenal and ChelseaRed Bee renews Gold sponsorship at SVG Europe citing support during COVID pandemicLA Football Club returns to Major League Soccer with big plans for fan engagement using GrabyoPanasonic announces 4K studio system for live sports events and esportsThe Motorsport Show 2020: Ralf Schumacher and Sky Sport to discuss the return of Formula 1Badminton Europe adds OTT platform after extending Sportradar agreementDiscovery signs three-year deal to show Extreme E racing series on EurosportUEFA seeks monitoring and enforcement partners in fight against internet piracySES and Harmonic team for transition of C-Band spectrum to enable 5G video transmissionPlay Sports Group launches French-language cycling channelChampionship club Bristol City extends StreamAMG dealThe Motorsport Show 2020: Abi Stephens to host 6 August online eventSurrey County Cricket Club invites fans to the Oval in first government trialAS Saint-Etienne football club launches OTT TV platform with On Rewind during lockdownFootball Association of Ireland teams with RTÉ Sport to launch OTT platformMLB Opening Day: How regional sports networks and national broadcasters handled the return of baseballNBA return: League, ESPN and Turner unveil preliminary production plans for the Disney bubbleWomen’s FA Cup dates approved for completion of 2019-20 competitionbeIN Sports and MediaPro US on streamlining workflows for recycled content during lockdownCollaboration, hybrid workflows and a quiet beer: How Sky Sports will cover the Premier League finale on SundayWhisper bowled over by Tellyo for enhanced highlights and live match clips for England and Wales Cricket BoardSport England to help more women play football with £1 million investment into UEFA Women’s EURO 2022Genelec G LearningLab to host new GLM 4 tutorialsFox Sports adds virtual fans for return of Major League BaseballIABM webinar to explore the return of sports production in the US and CanadaSVG Europe Women Virtual announces wellbeing and resilience workshop on 13 AugustSpectators and grass court tennis return to Germany with bett1ACESConsumers demand bundled OTT offerings as providers increase in number