Challenge Cup Final nominated for BAFTA award

The 2021 Challenge Cup Final between Leeds Rhinos and Salford Red Devils at Wembley has been nominated for a BAFTA TV award.

The Final last October has been nominated in the category DIRECTOR: MULTI-CAMERA with Director Ken Burton nominated for his work.

The Wembley-showcase is up against three other contenders, two of which are also BBC events with The Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance and Strictly Come Dancing joined by La Bohème.

The Virgin Media BAFTAs take place on Sunday 6 June and the Television Craft Awards on Monday 24 May.