STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN--(Marketwired - Feb 6, 2014) - ChyronHego (NASDAQ: CHYR) today announced that Spain's Liga de Fútbol Profesional (LFP) and Mediapro have renewed their agreement with ChyronHego, extending their TRACAB player tracking contract for a term of four years through the end of the 2017-18 football season. Through a continued partnership, the award-winning TRACAB 4.0 systems will continue to capture real-time digital sports data across all 42 clubs in La Liga 1 and 2.
"We are delighted that Spain's LFP has chosen TRACAB as the league's official player tracking solution for four more years," said Johan Apel, president and chief executive officer at ChyronHego. "TRACAB and Mediacoach -- the leading video motion analysis tool -- provide a very powerful solution for providing accurate real-time data and video for top leagues such as LFP, the media, and fans worldwide."
ChyronHego's industry-leading TRACAB Player Tracking System has been used in thousands of sporting events to date including soccer, tennis, rugby, cricket, basketball, American football and baseball. The technology is deployed in top leagues all over the world including Spain's La Liga, the English Premier League, Germany's Bundesliga, and the Dutch Eredivisie.
With advanced patented image-processing technology, TRACAB delivers true three-dimensional player and object tracking in real-time. TRACAB data can be streamed through a wide range of visualization platforms including broadcast graphics systems, online and mobile platforms.
For more information about TRACAB and other ChyronHego products and services, visit www.chyronhego.com.
ChyronHego (NASDAQ: CHYR) is a global leader in broadcast graphics creation, playout and real-time data visualization with a wide range of products and services for live television, news and sports production. Joining forces in 2013, with over 80 years of combined industry expertise, Chyron and Hego Group offer award-winning solutions -- such as the TRACAB™ player tracking system and end-to-end BlueNet™ graphics workflow -- under the collective ChyronHego brand. Headquartered in Melville, N.Y., the company also has offices in the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Mexico, Norway, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. For more information on ChyronHego, visit www.chyronhego.com.
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