It was found that the viewer ratings of this year’s Masters Golf Tournament, which became a showdown between the US Professional Golf (PGA) Tour and LIV Golf, have increased significantly.
CBS, which relayed the tournament, announced on the 12th (Korean time) that the number of viewers who watched the final round was counted as 12,058,000. This is the highest rating in the last 5 years.
CBS added that in the scene where Yon Ram (Spain) made a birdie in the 18th hole to confirm the championship, the number of viewers soared to 15.021 million.
2019, when Tiger Woods (USA) won and announced a splendid revival, Dustin Johnson (USA) won his first championship in 2020, Matsuyama Hideki (Japan) won in 2021, and Scotty Scheffler (USA) won the top last year. higher than
In particular, average broadcast viewership increased by 19% compared to last year.
However, the highest number of viewers at the moment of winning is 18 million in 2019, when Woods won, and is still number one.
American media analyzed that the confrontation between the PGA Tour and LIV Golf, which had been in sharp confrontation, was the result of attracting fans’ attention.
In particular,카지노사이트 the viewership ratings for the final round increased interest as the match between Ram, who represents the PGA Tour, and Brooks Koepka (USA), who was the best in LIV golf, unfolded.
Golf.com also believes that interest in professional golf players and competitions has increased through the golf documentary ‘Full Swing’ recently aired by Netflix.