The European Volleyball Confederation (CEV), the governing body for volleyball in Europe, has partnered with WSC Sports, the global leader in AI-powered sports video content, to deliver real-time match highlights and a diverse offering of near-live video content, allowing CEV to bring the sport closer to the fans and reach new target audiences across its digital ecosystem.
The three-year partnership will kick-off at the CEV Champions League Volley group phase and include CEV’s key tournaments including the CEV EuroVolley, CEV EuroBeachVolley, as well as all other sanctioned CEV Volleyball and Beach Volleyball competitions.
“This partnership represents our determination to continue to innovate and modernize our sport, especially for our ever-growing number of fans all over the globe,” said Aleksander Boričić, President of CEV. “In addition to offering more content for the CEV’s digital ecosystem, our partnership with WSC will allow for all CEV Member Federations, clubs, players and our fans to relive the most exciting moments of our competitions and benefit from the creation of targeted content only moments after the actions occur on the court. We look forward to enhancing the digital experience of our entire European volleyball family with additional, must-see, highly entertaining content.”
“We are thrilled to partner with the European Volleyball Confederation and be there for every key match of the growing sport for the next three years,” said Aviv Arnon, Chief Business Development Officer at WSC Sports. “European Volleyball features sensational plays in every match and tournament, and WSC Sports’ AI-powered video content will produce every highlight within moments to enhance the audience’s viewing experience with CEV.”
The partnership will allow for a more immersive experience for the exponentially growing online CEV fanbase, which has already surpassed 1.2 million on social media channels and an additional 1 million official website(www.cev.eu) and OTT platform (EuroVolley.TV) users.