WST’s Fb Web page has reached a landmark of 1 million followers. The milestone was handed this week, after unprecedented development over the previous yr.
The web page has followers from over 150 international locations throughout the planet, representing snooker’s progress as a worldwide sport. From 668,000 a yr in the past, the variety of followers has now hit seven figures.
Pakistan has the very best variety of followers, adopted by India, UK, Thailand, Malaysia, Myanmar, Morocco, USA, Brazil and Iraq. WST Fb has reached 69.5 million particular person followers over the previous yr, and within the 5 months of 2021 to this point, the web page has 179 million video views.
WST Head of Media Ivan Hirschowitz mentioned: “This can be a important landmark for us because it displays our fast development within the digital world lately. To have 1,000,000 followers throughout the globe on Fb alone is incredible and we’d wish to thank all of these followers for his or her assist of snooker.
“We’ve got tried to offer them with an enticing combination of content material together with basic archive footage and the large moments from present tournaments. With restrictions eased we at the moment are targeted on bringing again our fashionable Baize Watch journal present, together with options with star gamers.
“To have double the numbers of followers of European Tour Golf, and greater than a number of Premier League soccer groups, is indicative of the standard of our output and the common recognition of snooker.
“We’re notably excited to see fast development in our following from international locations such India, Pakistan and Thailand. This contributes in direction of the general growth of snooker internationally as we search to deliver our unbelievable sport to each nook of the globe.”