World Cup semi-final draws impressive morning audience

Despite the fact our All Whites made a first round exit in the 2010 FIFA World Cup, the tournament is still proving popular among audiences here.

Yesterday’s high-scoring first semi-final between The Netherlands and Uruguay drew an impressive average audience of 234,660 for the 6.30am kick off on TV One.

The upcoming final between The Netherlands and Spain on Monday morning will no doubt prove to be the most watched game of the tournament here in NZ, with upwards of 700 million expected to be watching the game worldwide.

Uruguay v Germany – 6.30am Sunday 11 July, TV One and Sky Sport.

The Netherlands v Spain – 6.30am Monday 12 July, TV One and Sky Sport.


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