Bouchard's French Open semi draws 1.5 million unique viewers

{eot} Staff
6/6/2014 4:56:08 PM
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TORONTO - The Genie Army came together again for her much-anticipated 2014 French Open semifinal match Thursday morning.

Overnight data from BBM Canada confirms that Canadian star Eugenie Bouchard's second consecutive trip to a Grand Slam semifinals drew an average audience of 536,000 viewers to TSN (286,000) and RDS (250,000).

Thursday's French Open coverage is the most-watched non-finals French Open broadcast ever on TSN and RDS and more than tripled last year's women's semifinals audience.

Overall, more than 1.5 million unique viewers watched Bouchard's match against Maria Sharapova on TSN and RDS.

TSN's live coverage of the 2014 French Open continues with the women's final featuring Sharapova vs. Simona Halep, airing live on Saturday at 9am et/6am pt on TSN, TSN GO and

Coverage concludes with the men's final as No. 1-seed and defending champion Rafael Nadal takes on No. 2-seed Novak Djokovic, airing live on Sunday at 9 am et/6am pt on TSN, TSN GO and

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