2019 Sports Emmys: ESPN’s Dennis Cleary on Technical Innovation for US Open Tennis

ESPN's coverage of the US Open received the Outstanding Technical Team Remote award

For the past few years, ESPN’s exclusive coverage of the US Open tennis championships has been one of the more intriguing developments in the industry for those interested in the behind-the-scenes operations of a major live sports production. At the 2019 Sports Emmys, the production got its due when it was honored as Outstanding Technical Team Remote.

At the ceremony, Dennis Cleary, director, remote production operations, ESPN, broke down the evolution of the US Open with our Brandon Costa, including discussing the innovative ACES system (which was a nominee for the George Wensel Technical Achievement Award).

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