Asian Tour Media awarded Best Live Sports Coverage

Thu 30 Nov 2017

Asian Tour Media awarded Best Live Sports Coverage

Singapore, November 30: Asian Tour Media clinched an award at the first night of the 22nd Asian Television Awards. The team won Best Live Sports Coverage for their work at the SMBC Singapore Open.

Asian Tour Media was nominated for the award along with six other broadcasters and producers from across Asia.

Launched in 1996, Asian Television Awards is the Asian TV industry’s most significant and celebrated event, recognising excellence in programming, production and performance.

Asian Tour Media Alastair Berry (second from left) and his team

Determined by an expert panel of over 60 judges from across the region, the results are tabulated and audited by international auditing firm PricewaterhouseCoopers, with the winners only announced during the Awards Ceremony.

The 2017 SMBC Singapore Open was held from January 19 to 22 at the Sentosa Golf Club. Prayad Marksaeng Thailand shot nine-under-par 275 to win the tournament by one shot.