Seven has snatched ratings glory from Nine in a State of Origin week.
It’s the first time since 2011 -save for Timeshifted figures- it has stolen a week during the State of Origin, denying Nine its first win of the 2017 ratings year.
Origin was easily the biggest show of he week with 2.35m viewers and a massive 45.2% share on Wednesday. But Seven hit back with a 37.0% share on Friday.
ABC News: 1.2
SBS VICELAND: 1.0
SBS Food Network: 0.9
ABC ME: 0.7
Seven also won the demos 16-29, 18-49 and 25-54.
Seven won Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth. Nine scored Sydney and Brisbane.
Seven won every night except Wednesday, owned by Nine. ABC bettered TEN on Saturday.
Best brands this week were:
Seven: Seven News (Sun: 1.28m), House Rules (Sun: 1.28m), Home and Away (754,000) and Seven Year Switch (658,000).
Nine: State of Origin (2.35m), Nine News (Sun: 1.15m), The Voice (Sun: 1.07m) and A Current Affair (853,000).
TEN: MasterChef Australia (Tues: 875,000), Have You Been Paying Attention? (812,000), The Project (7pm: 586,000) and NCIS (548,000).
ABC: The Coroner (797,000), War on Waste (776,000), ABC News (Sat: 756,000) and Delicious (666,000).
SBS: Italy’s Invisible Cities (334,000), Great Continental Railway Journeys (291,000), Great British Railway Journeys (285,000) and Tony Robinson’s Coast to Coast (247,000).