“The Match” sequel gains 5.8m average audience on Turner networks

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The sequel of "The Match" between Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson was a ratings hit in the United States over the weekend, attracting an average of 5.8m viewers across four Turner Sports networks.

The officially-titled "Capital One’s The Match: Champions for Charity" was also the most-watched golf telecast in the history of cable television in the US, beating the first round of the 2010 Masters on ESPN (4.9m viewers).

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