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Jun 19, 2019

Uber Eats 'ambush' nabs sole APAC award in sports entertainment

2019 Cannes Lions winners in the Entertainment Lions for Sport: Special Group Sydney's extraordinarily convincing stealth ads win a bronze.

Uber Eats 'ambush' nabs sole APAC award in sports entertainment

Special Group Sydney won the sole award for all of APAC in the Entertainment Lions for Sport, handed out Tuesday night at Cannes Lions 2019.

The agency's 'Australian Open ambush' for Uber Eats, done in conjunction with Revolver/Will O'Rourke, the Glue Society, Mediacom, Channel 9 and Tennis Australia, won a bronze.

The category had 29 awards overall, including a Grand Prix for Nike's 'Dream crazy' by Wieden+Kennedy Portland.

See all our Cannes Lions 2019 award coverage.

 

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