NBC Deportes Garners 7 Sports Emmy Nominations For Telemundo And NBC Universo
Telemundo and NBC Universo earned seven Sports Emmy Award nominations for the 37th Annual Sports Emmy Awards. (Photo: AP Images)
Adding to NBCUniversal's Emmy nomination tally, Telemundo and NBC Universo earned seven Sports Emmy Award nominations for the 37th Annual Sports Emmy Awards. The announcement was made April 1 by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Winners will be announced by the Academy on Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 at the Jazz at Lincoln Center's prestigious Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York City. The networks' nominations include:
Outstanding Live Sports Coverage in Spanish:
FIFA’s Women’s World Cup Final: USA vs. Japan (TELEMUNDO/NBC UNIVERSO).
Rumbo Al Mundial: Honduras vs. México (TELEMUNDO/NBC UNIVERSO).
Outstanding studio show in Spanish:
Titulares Telemundo (TELEMUNDO)
Outstanding on-air talent in Spanish:
Sammy Sadovnik (TELEMUNDO/NBC UNIVERSO)
A complete list of nominees is available at www.emmyonline.org.
About NBC Deportes
NBC Deportes, one of the leading providers of sports content in Spanish in the United States, is home to two of the world's most popular sporting events: the FIFA World Cup and the Summer and Winter Olympic Games, in addition to offering the Liga Premier and every game of the Liga MX (the Mexican League) in which Leon and Pachuca play at home. It is also home to Boxeo Telemundo Ford, the No. 1 boxing program in Spanish, among other recognized sports properties.
NBC Deportes also produces the entertainment and sports programs Titulares y Más (Headlines and More) and Titulares Telemundo (Telemundo Headlines) that offer analysis and the latest news from the world of sports, together with entertainment and lifestyle segments. The award-winning team of NBC Deportes presenters is led by internationally renowned commentator Andres Cantor, accompanied by Sammy Sadovnik, Rene Giraldo, Carlos Hermosillo, Copan Alvarez, Miguel Gurwitz, Manuel Sol, Edgar Lopez, Karim Mendiburu, Ana Jurka, Leti Coo, Kaziro Aoyama and Guadalupe Venegas.