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BBC Sport Olympics coverage reaches record online audience

Tuesday 23 August 2016 | 08:33 CET | News
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The BBC said its coverage of the Olympics Games in Rio reached 102.3 million unique global browsers, with 68.3 million coming from the UK. Across the BBC Sport website, app, Red Button+ on connected TVs, BBC Sport 360 and BBC iPlayer, record numbers engaged with coverage of the Olympics, beating the 39 million visitors of the London 2012 games, the broadcaster said. The experimental BBC Sport 360 service, which provided live and on-demand content in 360-degree video for the first time, drew over 1 million views across all platforms. Over 30 million people in the UK streamed the action on BBC

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Countries: United Kingdom
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