MKR, First Dates take Seven to the win.
Ratings: Seven's shows lifted on their performance of last week, with Nine's Embassy trailing in fourth place.
Seven’s grip on Wednesday with My Kitchen Rules and First Dates shows no signs of slipping, with both shows enjoying a modest lift on last week.
I’m A Celebrity also rose as Shane Warne battled his spider phobia before being eliminated. That left the return of The Embassy in fourth spot for Nine, not helped by inconsistent scheduling.
ABC’s Home Delivery and The Weekly also lifted last night with Black Comedy bowing out on 334,000.
Seven network won with 34.0% then Nine 23.3%, TEN 18.4%, ABC 16.7% and SBS 7.5%.
My Kitchen Rules (1.4m) ruled again for Seven then Nine News (986,000 / 937,000), Home and Away (796,000), First Dates (754,000), The Chase (551,000 / 384,000) and Ramsay’s Hotel Hell (348,000).
Nine News (1.01m / 974,000) was best for Nine then A Current Affair (806,000), Hot Seat (549,000), The Embassy (423,000). The Footy Show NRL was 197,000 in 2 cities and Gravity was 156,000 in 2 cities.
The bulk of I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here was 797,000 for TEN. The Project was 573,000 / 430,000, TEN Eyewitness News was 510,000, Madam Secretary was 508,000 and The Good Wife was 305,000.
ABC News was 829,000 for ABC then 7:30 (711,000), Julia Zemiro’s Home Delivery (651,000), The Weekly with Charlie Pickering (600,000), Adam Hills: The Last Leg (335,000), Black Comedy (334,000) and Antiques Roadshow (286,000).
On SBS it was 24 Hours in Emergency (295,000), Vikings (248,000), Walking Through History (221,000) and SBS World News (130,000).
Peppa Pig topped multicannels with 260,000.
ABC News Breakfast: 105,000 / 55,000.
OzTAM Overnights: Wednesday 9 March 2016.