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06 Aug 2018
The Fifa World Cup returned to Europe in 2018 and despite the absence of some major teams and ever-changing media consumption habits, the quadrennial event continued to draw large TV audiences across the globe.
01 Sep 2017
Uefa Women’s Euro 2017 in July and August in the Netherlands highlighted the growing interest in women’s soccer in recent years, with TV audience figures rising in a range of territories, compared with the previous edition of the tournament in 2013. Uefa reported the 2017 tournament surpassed the 2013 tournament by more than 50 million viewers overall. Sportcal Media takes a closer look at some of the key nations in the tournament.
11 Aug 2016
Uefa's European Championships expanded in 2016 to 24 teams. Sportcal Media analyses some of the viewing figures from the first of the newly-expanded tournaments, which comprised 51 matches.
19 May 2016
The eSports industry has been at the centre of much development and discussion. Sportcal Media takes a look at some of the important issues currently facing the video game competition sport.
07 Apr 2016
Sportcal speaks to Matt Porter, the chief executive of the Professional Darts Corporation, one of the sport’s governing bodies, about the development of the sport, and looks at its flagship tournaments.
28 Jan 2016
Super Bowl 50 is promising to be one of the most-watched sport events of 2016. Sportcal's media team takes a closer look at some of the key commercially-driven discussion points.
14 Jan 2016
The FA Cup is the oldest club soccer cup competition in the world, but has arguably suffered from a saturation of televised soccer. However, early signs show a boost in viewers following a broadcaster change.
06 Aug 2015
The 2015 Fifa Women’s World Cup in Canada was the largest edition in the competition’s history and broke records as huge television audiences tuned in to watch the action. The tournament was broadcast in 187 territories, and while the projected potential reach of 1 billion viewers does not reflect the actual number who tuned in, the viewing figures themselves show a successful World Cup as women’s soccer continues to grow globally.
05 Mar 2015
With the growth of pay-TV services, steps have been taken to ensure the moments of national importance can be seen by a large audience, with a number of countries drawing up a list of events that have to be shown on free-to-air television. In this Insight, we will look at the issues of potential pay-TV revenue for sports events measured against the exposure of free-to-air television and the changing of listed events due to sporting success, along with differences in soccer’s inclusion on lists.
05 Mar 2015
The ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 is in full swing in Australia and New Zealand, with international cricket’s flagship tournament gaining some large TV audiences to go with impressive attendances at high-profile group matches.