World Cup Generates Record Audience For ESPN Radio Online Stream
June 25, 2010 at 4:16 AM (PT)
ESPN RADIO's online stream saw its biggest audience ever for a single stream for this week's U.S.-ALGERIA WORLD CUP match. The broadcast peaked at 180,000 listeners, according to ANDO MEDIA; the audience was nearly double its previous record, set on JUNE 18th for the U.S.-SLOVENIA match.
ESPNRADIO.COM also set a new record for its online traffic for the U.S.- ALGERIA match, with 668,000 visits and 1.1 million page views throughout the day, according to OMNITURE.
From JUNE 11th-20th, the WORLD CUP generated nearly 3.8 million total listening hours, with an average time spent listening of 47 minutes.