Visual Data partners with the Laureus Awards

Visual Data has partnered with the 20th Laureus World Sports Awards to deliver highlights of the event to 35 global broadcasters – building on the live syndication of the event which reached 180 countries and territories around the world.

The 2020 Laureus Awards took place in Berlin, and honoured individuals and teams from the world of sports along with sporting achievements throughout the year.  This year’s winners included, Lionel Messi, Lewis Hamilton, Simone Biles and the South African Rugby Team.

The Awards support the work of Laureus Sport for Good which funds over 160 community sport projects in more than 40 countries. These programs aim to use the power of sport to end violence, discrimination and disadvantage, and prove that sport has the power to change the world. 

Visual Data’s provided all non-live deliverables, making over a hundred minutes of highlights available via the secure Media Window portal to over 35 Broadcasters, including Fox Sports, Match TV, Sky Italia, Sky New Zealand and SuperSport.  

Marcus Gage from Visual Data said:  “I’ve enjoyed a long history with the team at Laureus since its inception 20 years ago and have always appreciated the association with an organisation that does so much for so many, whilst being an absolute pleasure to work with.”

For more information and the complete list of this year’s winners see www.laureus.com