A Record 2.8 Million Viewers Watch Canada Advance to Quarter-Finals on CTV, TSN, and RDS
— June 22, 2015
– 6.9 million unique Canadian viewers watched Canada’s 1-0 victory over Switzerland –
– Match ranked as the most-watched program on Canadian television on Sunday –
TORONTO (June 22, 2015) – The Canadian women’s national team continues to advance – and set new viewing records. Preliminary overnight data from Numeris confirms that a record 2.8 million viewers tuned into CTV, TSN, and RDS last night to see Canada secure its spot in the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ quarter-finals.
The match was the most-watched program on Canadian television on Sunday.
Overall, 6.9million unique Canadian viewers tuned in for Canada’s 1-0 victory over Switzerland, which was decided by forward Josée Bélanger’s second-half goal.
Action from the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ continues today with live coverage of the Round of 16. Canada battles the winner of today’s Norway-England match in quarter-final action on Saturday, June 27 at 7:30p.m. ET on CTV.
Today’s Match Schedule
4:30 p.m. ET – Norway vs. England (Ottawa) on TSN/TSN GO
7:30 p.m. ET – USA vs. Colombia (Edmonton) on TSN/TSN GO
11 p.m. ET – Canada 2015 Recap Show on TSN5/TSN GO
Additional information on CTV/TSN’s coverage of the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ is available at TSN.ca/FIFA.
Source: Numeris (BBM Canada)
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