Sky Sports wins ‘Best Football Podcast’ for Transfer Talk and ‘Best Golf Podcast’ for Sky Sports Golf Podcast at Sports Podcast Awards; podcast fans around the world chose the winners from a list of 128 podcasts from 13 countries
Last update: 03/31/22 20:01
Both Transfer Talk and the Sky Sports Golf podcast were named winners at the inaugural Sports Podcast Awards.
The ‘Best Football Podcast’ award went to Transfer Talk, which brings you debate and analysis from some of football’s best-connected journalists, while the Sky Sports Golf Podcast was named ‘Best Golf Podcast’ “.
The Sports Podcast Awards feature podcasts from global networks such as The Athletic, NBC, Sky Sports, BBC and ESPN as well as independent shows and even chamber podcasters.
After a judging process by a panel of industry experts, a total of 128 podcasts from 13 countries and over 50 different podcast networks around the world were shortlisted. It was then up to fans to vote for their favorites before the winners were announced.
In a virtual ceremony hosted by former England rugby player James Haskell and NFL Network host Colleen Wolfe, sports podcast fans around the world came together to watch 24 podcasts take home 25 trophies in their respective categories. .
Speaking at the announcement, Dylan Pugh, Managing Director of Sports Industry Group, said: “In our first year, we have been blown away by the support from the sports podcast community and would like to send our congratulations to everyone. this year’s winners awards.
“A big thank you to all the podcasts that participated, as well as everyone who listened, shared and voted.
“We are extremely passionate about improving discoverability for all members of the sports podcast community and with top awards under our belt, we are excited for what lies ahead throughout 2022.”