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Univision Boasts Strong Audience Among Young Males For CONCACAF Gold Cup Final

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 31 / 15

Univision had a strong audience figure among young males for Mexico’s win over Jamaica this past Sunday in the CONCACAF Gold Cup  final, according to data from Nielsen Media. Univision’s Spanish-language telecast (7:49-10:18pm ET) performed well among males 18-34 compared to some o...

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