The Spanish Twitch streamer achieved a viewership of 3.44 million shortly after the event's start, surpassing his previous record from last year. How he did do it? Let's look at it…
According to streamscharts.com, Ibai Llanos Garatea, a top Spanish streamer, has shattered the world record for the highest number of simultaneous viewers on Twitch.
Within minutes of the first bout of his broadcast streamer vs streamer boxing match, known as "La Velada del Ano" №.3, Llanos attracted an audience of 3.44 million spectators worldwide.
Llanos hosted the third installment of his event "La Velada del ano", which took place at the Estadio Metropolitano in Madrid, Spain, and was attended by nearly 70,000 people.
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On July 1, 2023, the opening fight featured Spanish pop star Abraham Mateo pitted against Twitch streamer Ampeterby7 (Andres Lopez).
"La Velada del ano" is a boxing event between streamers, content creators, and celebrities, organized by Ibai Llanos. It has been broadcast on Twitch annually since 2021, setting the record for the most watched broadcast on Twitch in the second and third editions of the event.
It's worth noting that Llanos previously held the Twitch world record for concurrent viewers, which he achieved last year with "La Velada del Ano" №.2. Over 3.3 million individuals tuned in to watch the event, which was freely broadcasted on his Twitch channel.
By the way, Ibai Llano was already in the top five most watched Twitch streamers for last year. We already wrote about it...