Broadcasting the Games – how the TV industry delivered the Olympics during a state of emergency

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are well underway. 

In spite of controversies surrounding the Games – ranging from the PR fallout from arguably outdated decision making to public antipathy in the host country as it struggles against the Covid-19 pandemic – the showpiece celebration of sport has managed to take place.

This most unusual of Olympics has not just been a shakeup for the International Olympics Committee (IOC), but for broadcasters who are both managing the pandemic and delivering the most digital-forward Games ever.

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