Disney+ Hotstar achieved a peak concurrency of 4.3 crore viewers throughout the ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup 2023 match between India and New Zealand on Sunday (October 22).
This achievement by the platform represents the best peak concurrency quantity achieved throughout all codecs of cricket. These new numbers broke the streaming platform’s personal current concurrency file of three.5 crore viewers, which was created throughout the India Vs Pakistan match earlier on this match.
Furthermore, the historic cricket battle between the Indian cricket staff and New Zealand additionally crossed the sooner concurrency of two.5 crore viewers, clocked throughout their conflict on the ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-finals.
Commenting on this record-breaking viewership, Sajith Sivanandan, Head of Disney+ Hotstar India, mentioned, “We wish to thank our customers who flocked to Disney+ Hotstar for the thrilling sport between India vs New Zealand and helped us reset the world file for concurrent viewers for a reside streaming occasion. We served 4.3 crore concurrent viewers (43 Million) at its peak throughout the match – a historic excessive and simply surpassed the three.5 crore quantity (35 Million) beforehand set for the India vs Pakistan match in the identical match.”
“Because the ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup 2023 enters its enterprise finish and because it grabs the eye of India more and more, we are going to proceed to try in the direction of bringing these memorable moments to our customers’ screens,” he added.
On Sunday, Maintaining with their profitable streak, the India cricket staff received towards New Zealand by 4 wickets, recording their fifth win within the ICC World Cup 2023 in Dharamshala. This win was additionally vital for the staff as this was India’s first win towards the Kiwis since 2003.