Industry News – May 25th, 2017

A-league and other football Wednesday – Liverpool v Sydney FC – Crowd: 72,892 at ANZ Stadium ABC2’S FOOTBALL broadcast has been named the “worst coverage in history” after a cringe-worthy hour of TV AFL AFL matches took the top two, and four of the top 5 spots on Nielsons social…


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Industry News -Wednesday, May 24th 2017

AFL Geelong chief executive Brian Cook has challenged the AFL to remain “true to their word” and fixture the Cats a home final at Simonds Stadium this season should the club win the right to host a non-Victorian club. NRL NRL chief executive Todd Greenberg is set to come under…




Was the AFLs China foray a success or failure?

Much has been made of the recent Australian Rules game between the Gold Coast Suns and Port Adelaide in Shanghai – no small amount has been hype from the AFL, and some mockery from other codes, as well as some local confusion as to what the game actually is –…


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Industry News – Friday, 19th May 2017

AFL Geelong Football Club is debt-free for the first time in five decades. It has been such a financial success, the Cats have permanently axed the gaming facility and 100 poker machines that were part of its home ground NRL Thu NRL: Sharks d Cowboys: Crowd: 8,557 @ Southern Cross Group…


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Industry News – Thursday, May 18th, 2017

AFL Essendon have announced 65,000 members. St Kilda have announced at 40,00 members. NORTH Melbourne is heading back to the future for its newest guernsey. They’ve decided to pay tribute to their original VFL guernsey. Back in 1925 when North Melbourne entered the competition they wore a primarily royal blue…


Weekend TV Ratings

AFL – Round 8 The league had an estimated total audience of 3.847 million for the round, including 1.77 million in Metro centres and 1.588 million on Foxtel. Friday Nights West Coast v Hawthorn game was the highest rating game of the round on Free to Air (Metro) with 627,000…



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Weekend TV

Source: https://twitter.com/MediaweekAUS AFL Fri STV #AFL #FoxFooty #AFLEaglesDogs National 254k: Metro 209k (Syd 16k Mel 92k Bri 17k Ade 32k Per 52k) Fri TV #AFL #AFLEaglesDogs 627k: Seven 402k (Mel 298k Ade 103k) 7mate 225k (Syd 27k Bri 20k Per 177k) Sat STV #AFL #FoxFooty #AFLDonsCats National 220k: Metro 176k…




Industry News – Thursday, May 11th, 2017

A-league 2017 ACL – Western Sydney v Shanghai SIPG – 5,271 at Campbelltown 2017 ACL – Brisbane v Ulsan Hyundai – 3,245 at Suncorp Stadium Sydney FC’s longest serving chief executive will step down from his role during the off-season, after Tony Pignata announced his departure from the club on…


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Concerning ratings

Im still working out what I can and cant do in terms of ratings, please bear with me while i sort this out. I apologise for any inconvenience.  


Industry News – Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

AFL THE AFL has shut down plans for immediate expansion of its national women’s league, but has foreshadowed at least two teams will be added in 2019. The five clubs who unsuccessfully sought a licence last year will receive “priority weighting” when the AFL considers additions to the foundation eight-team…