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Spark Sport goes for glory

Daniel Dunkley
Tue, 23 Nov 2021

Spark Sport goes for glory
Head of Spark Sport, Jeff Latch, is confident of strong second innings as it takes on Sky. (Image: Getty)
Daniel Dunkley
Tue, 23 Nov 2021
In the early hours of Monday, Australian batsman Glenn Maxwell coolly reverse-swept the ball for four runs and a victory in cricket’s T20 World Cup Final, breaking Kiwi hearts as he rushed to embrace his teammates. The gut-wrenching defeat was the latest high-drama moment in a year of pulsating sporting action – and broadcast live on Sky Sport.Sky’s rival Spark Sport had to settle for a broadcast highlights package of the final once the live-action was over, underscoring the fierce competition for unscripted live content. Laun...

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