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SBD Global/October 5, 2012/Media
Sky Deutschland Obtains Record Ratings For Its Champions League Coverage
Published October 5, 2012
FRANCE: Pay-TV broadcaster Canal+'s broadcast of the UEFA Champions League match between Paris St. Germain and Porto FC was watched by 1.61 million people for a 27.4% market share. The result was better than PSG's first group stage game against Dinamo Kiev, which brought in 1.47 million viewers (LE PARISIEN, 10/4).
GERMAN HOOPS: QUOTENMETER.de's Manuel Weis reported that Sport1's live broadcast of the Basketball Bundesliga's season opener obtained "very respectable" ratings. Sport1's two-hour coverage of the season-opening match between Bayern Munich and EWE Baskets Oldenburg "was watched by about 160,000 viewers or a 1.2% share" (QUOTENMETER.de, 10/4).