EXCLUSIVE: FOX Sports Head of Sports Entertainment Gary Burns has quit suddenly, after 5 years with the sports platform.
Burns joined from Nine in 2012, as Director of FOX Sports Channels. Other roles have also include Head of Programming & Production.
“Gary Burns has taken the decision to leave the business as of last Friday,” a FOX Sports spokesperson told TV Tonight.
“His role has been absorbed by the Head of TV and News, Steve Crawley.
“We wish Gary all the very best.”
The shock move comes less than a month after the launch of the new FOX League channel, which included the launch of new sports entertainment shows.