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Ireland's heartbreaking defeat to England draws average of almost 1 million viewers to RT2

11/03/2024

Viewing numbers peak at 1.2m

Additional 230,000 streams on RT Player

Ireland's last minute Guinness Six Nations defeat to England in Twickenham on Saturday night saw an average audience of 971,000 watching on RT 2.

69% of those watching TV at the time were tuned-in to RT 2's live coverage which peaked at 1.2 million at 6.33pm. Meanwhile there were 230,000 streams on RT Player.

The Guinness Six Nations concludes this weekend with two live games on Saturday on RT 2 & RT Player. First, Wales and Italy battle to avoid the wooden spoon (1.45pm) while later (7.30pm) England face France in Lyon with both sides still mathematically in with a chance of winning the Championship.

TV figures TAM Ireland/Nielsen

RT Player figures AT Internet
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