ESPNRadio.com Claims New Streaming Record
July 19, 2010 at 6:23 PM (PT)
ESPNRADIO.COM is claiming a new record for listeners to a single stream worldwide with the JUNE 23rd streaming broadcast of the U.S.-ALGERIA WORLD CUP match. The player peaked at 186,000 listeners, according to ANDO MEDIA, with 6% using the ESPN RADIO app for the iPHONE and iPOD TOUCH.
For the WORLD CUP month of JUNE 11th-JULY 11th, 11.8 million total listening hours of all ESPN RADIO streaming stations were logged, 29% by WORLD CUP listeners, with average time spent listening to the WORLD CUP at 42 minutes in nearly 5 million session starts.
ESPNRADIO.COM also achieved record online traffic for the site with nearly 9 million visits in the month.