ESPN Deportes won two Sports Emmy Awards, presented for the 35th year by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in New York. In the first year of Spanish-language categories, two ESPN Deportes entries were recognized in the Best Studio Show category – SportsCenter and Nacion.

ESPN Deportes had four nominations this year including three for the first-ever Studio Show in Spanish category. Jose Ramon Fernandez was nominated in the first-ever On-Air Sports Personality in Spanish category.

In total, ESPN took home seven awards also including the 30 for 30 film series, X Games, E:60, SportsCenter and football’s College GameDay.

ESPN has now won 160 Sports Emmy Awards in 27 years of eligibility.


ESPN’s Sports Emmy Awards (all are ESPN, except as noted):

Studio Show in Spanish                Nacion (ESPN Deportes)

                        SportsCenter (ESPN Deportes)

Sports Documentary Series           30 for 30                           

Studio Show/weekly                      College GameDay (football)

Journalism                                    E:60 – Children of the Ring (ESPN2)

Short Feature                                SportsCenter – Richie Parker: Drive

Live Graphic Design                       X Games


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