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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby DavidOwen67 » Wed Sep 12, 2018 4:48 pm

Ginge wrote:Ochedamus with another thing he made up on the spot, there.


Well, yes.

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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby BlueSpark » Tue Sep 18, 2018 7:48 am

Where can I tune in and watch the action?
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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby thelad1985 » Wed Sep 19, 2018 6:03 am

oche balboa wrote:World Masters broadcasting history

1974–1988 ITV
1989–1990 Not Broadcast
1991–1992 Sky Sports
1993–1994 Wire TV
1995 L!VE TV
1996–2000 Eurosport
2001–2010 BBC
2011–2012 ESPN
2013–2015 Eurosport* 2013 (Semi finals & Final)
2016 Premier Sports
2017- Eurosport

Im sure the BDO will sort somethin out - They always do - Yep yep -

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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby Garry Murphy » Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:30 pm

Believe this "Major" is stating in under 2 weeks and no sign of tv yet ?


this "progress under Des" is something else.....hahahahahaha
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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby Ginge » Fri Sep 21, 2018 8:12 am

2 weeks today the TV stages start, I believe.
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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby Ginge » Fri Sep 21, 2018 8:33 am

And for those suggesting Freesports will show it, this event falls on a normal football weekend, and this weekend Freesports are showing...

- Live rugby
- Live rugby league
- Live drone racing (yes, seriously)
- Live Portuguese Primeira Liga football
- Live speedway

Assuming a similar packed schedule in 2 weeks time, there is no way in this world or the next they are dropping all that to show hours of darts from an empty room.
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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby DavidOwen67 » Fri Sep 21, 2018 8:35 am

I this shite still not on TV?

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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby Ginge » Fri Sep 21, 2018 8:36 am

Amazing that drone racing can get their product on TV so easily, oh that and arm wrestling.
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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby DavidOwen67 » Fri Sep 21, 2018 8:39 am

Ginge wrote:Amazing that drone racing can get their product on TV so easily, oh that and arm wrestling.


Whoa! And Polish speedway this afternoon!!
How the hell did they get the rights to that in such a competitive market?

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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby Ginge » Fri Sep 21, 2018 8:40 am

Speaking of drones....good morning David.
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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby DavidOwen67 » Fri Sep 21, 2018 8:45 am

Ginge wrote:Speaking of drones....good morning David.


That's you suspended from the Tunky Open :D

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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby oche balboa » Fri Sep 21, 2018 8:46 am

David Owen comments should get him removed as a caller
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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby ChrisW » Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:02 am

oche balboa wrote:David Owen comments should get him removed as a marker

They did.

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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby DavidOwen67 » Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:22 am

oche balboa wrote:David Owen comments should get him removed as a caller

Oche suspended.

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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby malcy93 » Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:34 am

DavidOwen67 wrote:
Ginge wrote:Amazing that drone racing can get their product on TV so easily, oh that and arm wrestling.


Whoa! And Polish speedway this afternoon!!
How the hell did they get the rights to that in such a competitive market?


This was bought by their pay TV parent Premier Sports. They let Freesports show some of it.

The Polish speedway is top league in Europe and all the global stars ride in it.

Back to Freesports I posted a few weeks ago their Pro 14 rugby broadcast commitments and as noted no space for darts.

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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby Zapp Brannigan » Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:23 am

Drone racing managed to do something the BDO havent managed in about 10 year, decent publicity on TV and the internet. Went from nothing to Sky and Premier Sports picking up the rights to tournaments straight afterwards.

I really dont know what they are going to do about this, only thing left is stream it on youtube and try spinning it that worldwide streaming is a good thing.

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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby Ginge » Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:40 am

Nobody seemingly able to answer the question on Fanatics about who is showing it. In fact one member is deeming it trolling that the question is even being asked :D
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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby oche balboa » Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:48 am

Who said it was trolling ? And is it on Egerton site?
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Re: World Masters 2018

Postby Ginge » Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:50 am

oche balboa wrote:Who said it was trolling ? And is it on Egerton site?

Yes. And its an old friend of the site :D
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Re: World Masters 2018

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