MORE than 7m people a day watched Liverpool over the internet during the 4th European Open Championships held in the city. The tournament at the city’s World Museum attracted record internet viewing figures, with 65m web visits for the whole tournament.I have it difficult to accept that seven million watched chess event on web
Website hits smashed the old record of 5m a day, recording a 250% increase on last year. Professor David Robertson, principal organiser, said: "It’s difficult to imagine a better or more cost-effective way of reaching such a colossal worldwide audience."
Tuesday, September 23, 2008
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