Recent Posts tagged with World Cup

Live From Confederations Cup: Telemundo Deportes Finds Ratings, Production Success

Telemundo Deportes’ exclusive Spanish-language coverage of the FIFA Confederations Cup from Russia was a winner in the ratings, outperforming Univision coverage of the 2009 World Cup by 47% in total viewer average. But, even without that win, the experience and commitment in having a team of 100 people onsite in Russia to get a sense of […]  More

Venue News: Qatar Cuts Stadiums Planned for 2022 World Cup; Proposed Braves Stadium More Expensive Than Expected

Qatar reduced the number of stadiums it plans to build for the 2022 soccer World Cup by a third amid rising costs and delays, writes Bloomberg. The country, which won the right in 2010 to host the world’s most-watched sporting event, plans to build eight stadiums for the games, Ghanim Al Kuwari, the organizing committee’s […]  More

EVS, HBS Reinforce Collaboration For World Cup in Brazil

EVS, the leading provider of live video production systems, and FIFA’s dedicated host broadcaster HBS have extended their long-standing collaboration to work on the 2014 FIFA Wold Cup™ in Brazil. HBS will deploy and integrate EVS’ advanced technologies, including live multi-format production tools, central media exchange and multimedia distribution platforms. This will enable HBS to […]  More

Venue News: MetLife Stadium Boosts WiFi, DAS in Preparation for Super Bowl

Compiled Karen Hogan, Associate Editor, Sports Video Group While the Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos will be vying for the Vince Lombardi Trophy, the wireless carriers will be battling for the bragging rights of network superiority during one of the more high-profile events of the year. It doesn’t take much — maybe a selfie or […]  More

Venue News: FIFA Steps Up Monitoring of World Cup Venue Construction in Brazil; A Closer Look at Naming-Rights Deals

Compiled by Karen Hogan, Associate Editor, Sports Video Group With the World Cup less than a year away, FIFA is pledging to increase its monitoring of stadium construction in Brazil. Secretary General Jerome Valcke said Friday that with preparations entering the final stages, the focus will be on making sure Brazil can have all 12 […]  More

David Neal to Head Fox Sports Media Group’s World Cup Coverage

Longtime NBC Sports producer David Neal has joined FOX Sports Media Group (FSMG) to develop and execute coverage plans for the FIFA World Cup across all FOX Sports platforms including broadcast, cable and digital. In a bit of a coup last October, the FIFA Executive Committee awarded FSMG, the exclusive U. S. English-language media rights […]  More

Bell Media Nets FIFA World Cup Soccer Rights Through 2022

Bell Media has reached an agreement with the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) securing media rights to a comprehensive soccer programming package from 2015 through to 2022, including exclusive Canadian broadcast rights to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar, and the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015 in Canada. Canadians […]  More

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