THE FRONT BAR wins Most Popular Sports Panel Program at the TV BLACKBOX AWARDS


With Andy Maher, Mick Molloy and Sam Pang at the helm, this show wraps up the week of AFL with a few beers and even more laughs.

The Front Bar has won the Most Popular Sports Panel Program award at the TV Blackbox Awards.

Australian Ninja Warrior competitor Jack Wilson announced the winner during the live stream of the awards on TV Blackbox.

The full list of nominees in the Most Popular Sports Panel Program category were:

  • NRL Sunday Footy Show (9)
  • Offsiders (ABC)
  • AFL Sunday Footy Show (9)
  • Sports Sunday (9)
  • The Front Bar (7)

With a win for Seven, The Front Bar has aired on TV since 2015, and still Aussies can’t get enough of Andy Maher, Mick Molloy and Sam Pang, awarding them with the TV Blackbox Award.

Check out the full broadcast here…


Matthew Simmonds
Matthew Simmonds is a journalist and blogger, with a keen interest in the world of Reality TV. He loves exploring both what’s happening in front of the camera but also how the magic comes together behind the scenes. If not glued to the TV bingeing one of the newest obsessions or a timeless series, you’ll find Matthew endlessly scrolling through Twitter (and he may even tweet a time or two). Matthew graduated from a Bachelor Degree in Communication, majoring in Journalism, at the Queensland University of Technology in 2022.



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