Latest stories: Bruce McAvaney
Revered broadcaster Bruce McAvaney has been honoured with the Melbourne Press Club Lifetime Achievement Award for his outstanding contribution to Australian sports broadcasting.
Seven AFL commentators Bruce McAvaney and Brian Taylor, along with 7NEWS reporter Tom Browne were last tonight honoured at the Australian Football Media Association awards.
Saturday marks the start of a huge Spring of racing for Seven with the network broadcasting the San Domenico Stakes from Rosehill, and the Memsie Stakes from Caulfield.
SEVEN is striking back against its new racing rival with confirmation the network will broadcast the Golden Eagle from Rosehill on the same day as Melbourne Cup Carnival coverage premieres on 10.
The TEN Network has taken the extraordinary move to single out high profile SEVEN Network presenters Bruce McAvaney and Hamish McLachlan as it looks to protect its new investment in the Melbourne Cup carnival
Friday’s revelation that beloved sports broadcaster Bruce McAvaney had been diagnosed with leukaemia not only shocked and moved sports fans across Australia, it also caused quite a bit of tension in the Seven newsroom.
Seven has assembled an elite commentary team for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, including 15 Olympians who have won 12 gold medals and 24 Olympic medals.