Media in Sport

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  • Created on: 13-05-16 19:31

Media in Sport:


  • Inform
  • Educate
  • Entertain
  • Advertise


  • Live coverage, factual information and analysis
  • Rules, reports, replays and results
  • Scrutiny of teams and performers behaviour
  • Highlights and comments
  • Informed via newspapers, magazines, TV, the radio and the internet
  • The media preview upcoming events and comment of likely outcomes and debrief when they are over


  • Documentaries and programmes teach about global sport
  • Public can also be educated about sport skills, coaching techniques, contemporary sporting issues and developments in school and community sport
  • Ethics of fair play can also be reinforced through comments of role models


  • Sport used to interest and amuse the public
  • Many sports and teams have seriously committed fan bases
  • The


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