Top 10: Most-watched World Cup matches on YouTube
World Archery’s YouTube channel broke 50 million total views after stage two of the 2018 Hyundai Archery World Cup in Antalya.
With archery fans having racked up over 550 cumulative years of footage consumed, we thought it was time to take a look at which videos were post popular. These are the most watched matches from the last 12-and-a-bit years of the Hyundai Archery World Cup circuit.
10. LEE SEUNGYUN v RIAU EGA AGATHA
Now a member of the world championship winning Korean compound women’s team, Choi Bomin was previously an elite recurve archer. Here she takes on one of the all-time greats.
8. Korea v USA
Jimenez was one of the most consistent performers over the first four years of the Archery World Cup, winning 11 individual medals on the circuit – including the Final in 2007.
4. USA v Denmark
It was only a quarterfinal, but it might have been the best match at the 2014 Archery World Cup Final in Lausanne. In today’s bracket format, athletes don’t meet each other regularly and having two of the very best of the modern game line-up opposite each other is always a treat.
Bouillot only shot once individually after this bronze final with Ivana Buden in the Olympic Capital of Lausanne, the first time it held the Archery World Cup Final back in 2008.
1. Indonesia v Spain
A surprising number one? Not only does this match feature two nations with (perhaps surprisingly) strong archery audiences, but it’s a really, really good contest. Indonesia look strong to start with…
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