Entertainment

Tiger Woods’ return to Masters a winner for TV networks

today04/13/2022 2

Background
share close

NEW YORK (AP) — Tiger Woods fell short of his goal of winning the Masters golf tournament in his stunning return from serious injuries suffered in an auto accident, but he was a winner for the television networks who followed the event.

The Nielsen company said CBS’ coverage of the final round averaged nearly 10.2 million viewers — the most for any golf telecast since 2019, when Woods last won the coveted green jacket. ESPN’s coverage of the first two round scored its best numbers since 2018.

ESPN’s peak moment for viewership came just as Woods was finishing up his second round.

 

Source: AP – All contents copyright 2022 Associated Press.  All rights reserved.

 

Written by: Editor

Rate it

Previous post

Entertainment

Congress tells FTC Commanders may have broken financial laws

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. House Oversight Committee sent a letter to the Federal Trade Commission saying it found evidence the NFL's Washington Commanders engaged in potentially unlawful financial conduct. The committee says the team withheld ticket revenue from visiting teams and refundable ticket deposits from season-ticket holders. The committee said emails, documents and statements made by former employees indicate team executives and owner Dan Snyder engaged in "a troubling, […]

today04/13/2022 5

0%