Univision slates sports awards

Univision is launching its own sports awards show, appropriately dubbed Premios Univision Deportes, set to honor “top athletes and teams from the leagues and sports that Hispanics care about most.” The two-hour event will take place on UniMas and Univision Deportes Network on Dec. 18 at 9p. The honors show will look to celebrate sports figures for their accomplishments on and off the field across multiple sports, including soccer, basketball, baseball, football, boxing, auto racing and more. The show will also include musical performances by top Latin artists and a one hour red carpet pre-show to air on UDN.

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