15th November 2021 | Winners Announced

Shortlist 2021

The final shortlist includes a diverse mix of market-leading brands and innovative up and coming organisations in the sports broadcast space.  Read a short summary of each shortlisted entry across our 14 categories by clicking more details…

Platform of the Year

The Rugby Network

DAZN

DAZN

Optus Sport

Olympics.com

UFC FIGHT PASS

Tennis Channel International

Innovation of the Year

Mobile supercharge for D2C Sports OTT

NBA Everywhere: NBA-Budweiser Media Partnership in Brazil

CrowdVIEW LIVE

4K UHD playout on the cloud for Olympics

Buzzer

Bundesliga Interactive Feed

Best Tech Company

Zixi

StreamAMG

Sportradar

harmonic

Harmonic

Blackbird

deltatre

Deltatre

Best Lockdown Solution

Sceenic

REAL MADRID C.F. launch on Twitch

grabyo

Grabyo

Blackbird

BitFire Transport Network: NHL Draft

IRONMAN Virtual Club

Best Original Content

A Fighting Chance Series

Tennis Channel International

DAZN

Ronaldo: El Presidente

Optus Sport: Best Original Content

International Olympic Committee: All Around

The Giants: NEO Studios in partnership with Rakuten TV

Best User Experience

Origins Digital

Optus Sport

Maestro

Phenix Sets Record for Real-Time Streaming at The Cheltenham Festival

Aura

Bundesliga Interactive Feed

Best Digital First Production

Sportradar & Tennis Channel

Triller Fight Club: April 17 2021 Event

StreamLayer

“Predictions Eredivisie” – Who will be Champion?

Spiideo Play: Fully Automated Live Streaming

Bundesliga Interactive Feed

Best New Platform

LNB.TV: A technological slam dunk from Sportradar

The Rugby Network

Olympics.com

Ekstraklasa.TV

Buzzer

Launching the Olympics on discovery+

Best in Fan Engagement

Unlocking fan engagement by tackling the OTT workflow

THE ELEVEN SPORTS DREAM TEAM

YES Edge: Interactive Fan Experience on the YES App

LiveLike

Star Sports Cheer@Home Initiative

Sport Buff Gamification & Fan Engagement

Best Marketing Strategy

FITE’s Affiliate Marketing Surge

Fifty-Three Six x Rugby Pass x MLR: The Rugby Network Launch

THE HOME OF BELGIAN FOOTBALL

DAZN

DAZN – Canelo vs. Saunders: Face the Fearless

WSC Stories: Driving OTT Subscriptions & User Activation via Google Web Search

NFL Gamepass

NFL Game Pass International