A consortium of SportzWorkz and Tower Sports activities has earned the manufacturing rights of the upcoming version of Pakistan Tremendous League (PSL), the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has confirmed.
Each corporations gained the manufacturing rights by way of a clear tender course of held by the PCB underneath the Pakistan Procurement Guidelines 2004.
SportzWorkz is a Singapore primarily based firm whereas Tower Sports activities is registered in Pakistan. Collectively, the consortium boasts of a famend manufacturing administration crew and a variety of expertise in producing high-quality cricket content material.
In addition to, the consortium will prepare Pakistani camerapersons and technical crew to enhance their broadcast manufacturing expertise.
PSL Challenge Government Shoaib Naveed mentioned:
We’re excited to have such skilled personnel on board for the reside manufacturing of the HBL Pakistan Tremendous League. Because the starting of PSL, now we have strived to provide world-class cricket content material for our followers and media companions. With the expertise that SportzWorkz Tower Sports activities deliver with their crew, we intention to additional improve our manufacturing expertise this 12 months.
Chairman SportzWorkz Chris McDonald mentioned:
Part of our dedication to the PCB and to Pakistan itself is to coach native TV manufacturing professions on delivering a state-of-the-art, top-level, worldwide reside cricket manufacturing. We might be growing native capability by conducting on venue and classroom-style coaching through the PSL for Pakistan professionals fascinated by having a profession in sports activities manufacturing. Our objective, merely put, is to have a majority Pakistani crew in two to a few years from now.
About PSL 5 Manufacturing Workforce
Chris McDonald, Stephen Norris, Tim Finlay, Louwrens Rensburg, and Graham Rendell will spearhead the manufacturing crew of PSL 5.
Chris McDonald has beforehand labored as Senior Vice-President at ESPN Star Sports activities. He was the founder and CEO of Ten Sports activities.
Stephen Norris has over 30 years of expertise in sports activities manufacturing. He performed a key function in launching Ten Sports activities in South Asia and BT Sports activities within the UK.
Tim Finlay has led the media manufacturing campaigns of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL), Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the Australian Open throughout his lengthy profession.
Louwrens Rensburg has labored as an Government Producer at SuperSport and lined a number of Cricket and Soccer World Cups. Whereas Graham Rendell has greater than 25 years of expertise in sports activities manufacturing in each India and Pakistan.
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