Sony Pictures Sports Network (SPSN) will bring fans closer to some of the biggest names in Indian Olympic history with the launch of the new digital series called ‘Sony Ten presents The Medal of Glory’. The 15-episode digital miniseries fills the void of LIVE sports for viewers and will be streamed exclusively on the sports network’s digital assets. Hosted by the well-renowned anchor, commentator and sports presenter, Raman Bhanot, the series will commence on 1st May 2020.
Raman Bhanot, a veteran in the field of sports commentary and India’s first sportscaster at the Olympic channel, will indulge in conversations with various renowned Olympic medal winners such as Leander Paes, Abhinav Bindra, Sakshi Malik, Yogeshwar Dutt and Sushil Kumar to name a few. With his in-depth knowledge of the Olympians, Raman Bhanot is the perfect host to some of the biggest names in the Indian sporting community.
‘Sony Ten presents The Medal of Glory’ will showcase never-heard-before conversations with Olympians talking about how they are faring during the lockdown, their fitness & diet regimes, their journey to victory, representing India at international tournaments and the importance of hitting the ground running once life resumes normalcy. The miniseries will also include engaging fun segments, snippets and stay home messages to their Indian fans.
Rajesh Kaul, Chief Revenue Officer, Distribution and Head – Sports Business, Sony Pictures Networks India:
“This is a first for Sony Sports in the digital space, a very unique initiative where we’ve tried to bring fans up close and personal with our own Olympic Champions. These are unique circumstances for the sports community & we are hopeful that such initiatives will fuel renewed interest and excitement amongst the sporting community”
Raman Bhanot, Host, Sony Ten presents The Medal of Glory:
“Sony Ten presents The Medal of Glory celebrates the achievements of decorated Indian athletes at the pinnacle of sport, The Olympics. It has been an amazing experience to interview these Olympians who have shared their stories in a candid and engaging manner. The series takes an inside look at what’s keeping them occupied during this lockdown period, lesser known incidents about their successful Olympic campaign and more.”
Watch the first episode of ‘Sony Ten presents The Medal of Glory’ exclusively on the official Facebook page of Sony Pictures Sports Network – @SonySportsIndia on 1st May 2020 at 5:00 pm.
‘Sony Ten presents The Medal of Glory’ episodes will be made available on Sony Sport’s official YouTube channel, Sony Sports website and SonyLIV.
|Sony Ten Presents Medal of Glory (Playout schedule)|
|Ep No.||Episode Title||Airing Date (Sports FB page)|
|1||Introduction||Friday, May 01, 2020|
|2||Abhinav Bindra||Monday, May 04, 2020|
|3||Leander Paes||Wednesday, May 06, 2020|
|4||Sushil Kumar||Friday, May 08, 2020|
|5||Sakshi Malik||Monday, May 11, 2020|
|6||Karnam Malleshwari||Wednesday, May 13, 2020|
|7||Vijay Kumar||Friday, May 15, 2020|
|8||Yogeshwar Dutt||Monday, May 18, 2020|
|9||Mahabali Satpal on KD Jadhav||Wednesday, May 20, 2020|