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9th July 2020

COMMENT: Lockdown life – Seven days at Timeline Television in June 2020

Timeline Television technical manager Adam Lowe reveals his lockdown work diary for 11-17 June. 11 June Today is my last day of Live Championship League Snooker for ITV Sport (pictured).…
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9th July 2020

World Table Tennis partners with IMG on production and rights deals

The partnership will attempt to professionalise and commercialise table tennis around the world. World Table Tennis (WTT) is to enter a ‘strategic partnership’ with IMG for the global media rights…
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9th July 2020

Podcast: Ron Chakraborty on how the BBC is filling Wimbledon fortnight

A schedule of 50-hours of classic Wimbledon archive content and tennis docs replaces the cancelled Wimbledon 2020. Ron Chakraborty, executive editor, major events at BBC Sport talks to Broadcast Sport…
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8th July 2020

Whisper wins Spark Sport cricket contract in New Zealand

The production company reveals its second big cricket win of the week. Whisper has been appointed by Spark Sport to produce all New Zealand Cricket matches played in New Zealand…
1st July 2020

Gran Turismo esports brings in Getty Images for in-game photography

Real-life photography expertise brought in for esports tournaments. Motorsport specialist photographers at Getty Images have been assigned official in-game photographers for Gran Turismo’s online and live World Tour events.…
1st July 2020

F1 offers fans a chance to have their name on the chequered flag

The rest of the F1 season will feature chequered flags emblazoned with the names of fans, to raise money for the #WeRaceAsOne campaign. A charity initiative by the F1, fulfilled…
17th June 2020

Santa Cruz bike ad gets creative during lockdown

A miniature model of Santa Cruz' new mountain bike, in a back garden in Glasgow, replaces a planned road trip around Greece with Danny MacAskill and Josh Lewis. The…
11th June 2020

Creative: Champions Hockey League unveils revamped title sequence

Design studio Jump has updated the opening title sequence for the Champions Hockey League 2020/2021 season. The updated titles were commissioned by sports marketing agency Infront and bring the style…