BLOG | by YouGov Sport ... Across key T20 World Cup markets, sponsor Booking.com has a markedly higher Buzz score among fans of the tournament
BLOG | by YouGov Sport ... The International Cricket Council (ICC) has expressed intentions to enter cricket into the Olympics Games with plans to submit a bid to make an appearance at the 2028 Games in Los Angeles. With that in mind, we take a look at the global popularity of cricket - a factor the International Olympics Committee (IOC) take into account when considering the bid.
BLOG | by Charlie Dundas ... The 2021/22 Ashes series is being broadcast on BT Sport, marking a departure from the Sky Sports coverage which English cricket fans have become used to. The broadcaster snapped up the Ashes rights as part of a four-year deal with Cricket Australia.
BLOG | by YouGov Sport ... As the 2021 T20 World Cup approaches the business end, we look at data in YouGov Global Fan Profiles to explore the fan following for the event in five key markets.
BLOG | by Charlie Dundas ... With most sports back in full swing, we’re looking this week at how common betting is among different sports fan bases in the United Kingdom. So, which group is most likely to be making a bet? We found a little more than a quarterof UK adults who follow football have placed a bet in the last 12 months, but how about the other types of sports fans?
BLOG | by Charlie Dundas ... The Six Nations Rugby Championship – in stasis since the start of the pandemic lockdowns in March – finally returned in October, offering British fans an escape to a pre-COVID world, just as they faced a second wave of shutdowns.
Last season set records for the IPL’s brand metrics. Is it possible that it will set more this time around?SH-YGS2020-04-05T17:59:41+01:00
BLOG | by Joseph Eapen ... For all its rivals, the IPL remains the noisiest and most colourful T20 tournament in the world. To follow up on our blog from January, we thought we’d look at how the property is performing as the clock ticks down to the first ball of its new season in just a couple of weeks.
BLOG | by Joseph Eapen ... Our data gives a resounding ‘yes’. The pre-Christmas Indian Premier League (IPL) player auction fires the pistol for the start of a season which is still three months away. Truth be told, interest in the league is never far beneath the surface of India’s sporting conversation.
BLOG | by Ted Harwood ... New data has revealed that the proportion of Brits who tuned in to at least part of the ICC Cricket World Cup grew by two-thirds by the end of the tournament – at least partly thanks to Sky’s decision to make the final available free-to-air.