• Summary
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The sports journalist of today needs to be well equipped for the digital age. From the challenges of minute-by-minute reporting to the demands of writing for online outlets, blogging and podcasting, sports journalism is now fully immersed in new and social media.

Reporting the Action
Reporting the action

Describing sporting events is one of the key skills of the sports writer, and provides the basic content of sports pages. Reports of events occupy more space in newspapers, radio and television than any other form of sports journalism. The ability to cover the action in a lively, informative and accurate way is an essential tool for any sports journalist.

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