Australia’s leading sports broadcaster, FOX SPORTS, officially launched its winter sports offering on Wednesday at The Big Top, Luna Park to more than 300 guests. The launch was headlined with the 2014 NRL, Super Rugby, and ANZ Championship Netball seasons.
In attendance was a who’s who of sports royalty. Among the stars in attendance at the event were NRL headliners Greg Inglis, Anthony Minichiello, Jarryd Hayne, and Daly Cherry-Evans, Wallabies star Israel Folau, Diamonds legend Catherine Cox, cricket legend Allan Border, Australian cricketer and dual international Ellyse Perry, Fox Sports personalities Matthew Johns, John Eales, Gorden Tallis, Mark Gasnier, Peter Sterling, Ben Ikin, and Matt Shirvington.
Fox Sports CEO Patrick Delaney gave us a heads up on the innovations in coverage that will get Fox Sports viewers closer to the game than ever before in live and high definition. These innovations come under the monikers REF CAM, FOXKOPTER, CORNERPOST CAM and FOXMOBILE.
We got to chat with Fox Sports’ gorgeous Larra Pitt who looked sensational in her Scanlan & Theodore dress, surfing great Mark Occhilupo, V8 Supercars driver Garth Tander and Football Federation Australia CEO David Gallop.