Recent Posts by Will Strauss, Contributing Editor

Premier League Extends PLP Deal With IMG

The Premier League has come to a new agreement with IMG that will see the two organizations continue to work together to operate Premier League Productions (PLP) for the next three seasons. Under the new agreement, 76 matches per season will also be broadcast in UHD and more than 500 match promos and 50 pieces […]  More

BBC Sport Wins Sport BAFTA for World Cup Coverage

BBC Sport’s coverage of the World Cup 2018 quarter-final between England and Sweden was named best sports program at Sunday’s BAFTA Television Awards. The corporation’s production from Russia in June last year was victorious in a category that also included its own rugby and Winter Olympics coverage.  More

Sky Sports’ Sarah Cheadle on the Art of Match Directing

During the Football Summit in Paris, SVG Europe caught up with Sky Sports Senior Director Sarah Cheadle to discuss the art of football match directing. In this exclusive interview, she tells SVG Executive Editorial Director Ken Kerschbaumer about the importance of ‘story’, explains how and when she uses new toys and technology and reveals some […]  More

Nordic Summit 2019: Remote Production to the Fore as the European Sports TV Industry Descends on Bergen

The benefits and challenges of doing remote production was a key theme at SVG Europe’s Nordic Summit 2019 in Norway last week. The annual event, sponsored by Limelight Networks and organized in association with NCE Media and Media City Bergen, featured a number of sessions that touched on the subject, including one with Eva Poysti, […]  More