World Cup 2018

Live from The U.S. Open: Mike Davies on the Massive Production Efforts for the Open, World Cup, and 5G Tests

This weekend has been circled on the Fox Sports calendar for four years as its production team is producing two major events, the U.S. Open and the FIFA World Cup. And when Mike Davies, Fox Sports, SVP, Technical and Field Operations, says this is the biggest undertaking Fox Sports has ever done it is not […]  More

2018 FIFA World Cup: Telemundo Deportes President Ray Warren on Making a Big First Impression

After 2,428 days, Telemundo Deportes’ FIFA World Cup moment has arrived. On Oct. 21, 2011, Telemundo shook up the Spanish-language sports-media–rights landscape in this country and landed the rights to its first World Cup package. Many long-time veterans of the network celebrated that day and are ready today to kick off the biggest sports event […]  More

2018 FIFA World Cup: NBCSN To Telecast First Match in Spanish

NBCSN will televise its first-ever FIFA World Cup match in Spanish this Sunday, June 17, live at 1:30 p.m. ET when Brazil face Switzerland at Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, in the group stage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia. The match will be simulcast in Spanish from Telemundo Deportes, the exclusive Spanish-language home […]  More

FA Deploys Supponor Virtual-Replacement Technology for World Cup Warm-Up Match

The Football Association (FA) delivered a world first by deploying virtual-replacement bechnology on the LED perimeter signage to target different worldwide broadcast audiences in its recent international match against Costa Rica. The deployment during England’s FIFA World Cup warm-up game played at Elland Road stadium in Leeds last week was the first time anywhere in the world […]  More