On a competitive night of viewing, the last episode of Underbelly was a winner with 1.8m viewers. In Melbourne it took 584,000 viewers, and in Sydney there were 575,000.
The drama easily won its timeslot over The Good Wife‘s 843,000 and ABC’s Little Dorrit 716,000.
Seven’s lengthy Dancing with the Stars, scheduled from 6:30 – 9:00pm, pulled 1.42m while its movie Death at a Funeral was 749,000.
That wasn’t enough to take down MasterChef‘s 1.78m viewers. The Sunday edition was last week’s top rating show, but Nine’s drama is already eyeing the top prize for this week.
Elsewhere last night Doctor Who was 983,000, and Customs and RBT (1.37m / 1.32m) beat Merlin (1.09m). SBS scored 503,000 with FIFA World Cup: Germany v England.
GO! was a strong performer with a 4.5% share. The Big Bang Theory was it’s top performer on 357,000 viewers.
ONE was ahead of the rest on 2.9%, thanks to 248,000 watching the FIA Formula One World Championship, well ahead of the 97,000 watching it on TEN.
The Nine Network won Sunday night.