The Untold Role of the Media in Promotion of Sports


There are also highlights; documentaries and quiz shows about sports! Cable and Satellite TV - These show events on a pay-per-view basis Ceefax and Teletext - Have up-to-date information about events in the world of sport Internet - All teams and major athletes have their own websites where you can find all kinds of information about the team/athlete/matches Newspapers and Magazines - Print predictions and results, as well as articles about athletes and clubs Books and Films - Biographies are big business for ex sports players Sourced from:

Sports coverage has moved from TV, radio, cable, and satellite TV to newer horizons such as teletext and social media.

For example, in a previous Olympics, the marathon was run at a time, which suited TV companies, even though it was at the hottest time of day! Sourced from: