Univision Deportes, the multimedia sports division of Univision Communications Inc. (UCI), was honored on Wednesday by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) with a Sports Emmy award for the second consecutive year. Univision Deportes won in the category of Outstanding Live Sports Coverage in Spanish for the 2015 CONCACAF Cup Mexico versus USA match.
"This Sports Emmy award is recognition of the hard work and dedication of the Univision Deportes team and our continued efforts to deliver the best in class sports experience to fans who tune in to watch with us," said Juan Carlos Rodriguez, president of Univision Deportes. "We will continue to deliver this award-winning level of coverage and are looking forward to the exciting start of the Copa America Centenario tournament in June."
Univision Deportes won two Sports Emmy awards in 2015, making this year's recognition the third Sports Emmy award in the company's history.
The 37th Annual Sports Emmy Awards were presented at a special ceremony on Wednesday at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York City.