The Event

The TV Sports Awards recognises and celebrates excellence in the sports media industry across eight categories. The event includes a gala dinner, silent and live auction, and live entertainment.  

Supported by SPORTEL, in aid of Play for Change, the event raises valuable funds for the charity’s sports and education initiatives around the world. It coincides with the annual SPORTEL Monaco convention and features an array of sporting legends, as well as high-profile guests from the world of sport, entertainment and media.

The awards are presented across 8 categories: Best Sports Broadcaster, Best Live Event Coverage, Best Digital Project, Best TV Rights Deal and Media Executive of the Year, Best Agency of the Year, Best Football Rights Deal, voted upon by sports media professionals and SPORTEL attendees.

There is also a special ‘Play for Change’ award which recognises, a top-class athlete who is responsible for extraordinary social responsibility work through supporting, initiatives and projects for vulnerable and disabled children through sports.


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