Little Big Shots helped Seven to another ratings win last week.
The Shane Jacobson-hosted show drew a massive 1.67m viewers, only pipped by Australian Ninja Warrior‘s 1.68m for best debut series this year.
Seven finished with a 1% lead over Nine to claim its 22nd week of the year -now unbeatable in terms of weeks won in 2017.
Earlier Seven also saw Timeshifted numbers give it a win from the preceding tie with Nine. Unless things change over the next 28 days that will stand as its 21st week.
ABC2 / ONE: 3.2
7flix / ELEVEN: 2.6
ABC News: 1.3
SBS VICELAND: 1.0
SBS Food Network: 0.9
ABC ME: 0.6
Nine led in the demos 16-39, 18-49 and 25-54.
Nine won Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday. Seven scored Sunday, Friday & Saturday. ABC bettered TEN on Sunday, Monday & Saturday.
Seven was victorious in Melbourne, Adelaide & Perth. Nine scored Sydney & Brisbane.
Best brands this week were:
Seven: Little Big Shots (1.67m), Seven News (1.4m), Sunday Night (969,000) and Home and Away (681,000).
Nine: The Block (Sun: 1.18m), Nine News (Sun: 1.16m), A Current Affair (802,000) and True Story with Hamish and Andy (747,000).
ABC: ABC News (Sat: 771,000), Utopia (752,000), Shaun Micallef’s Mad as Hell (717,000) and Father Brown (696,000).
TEN: The Bachelor (739,000), Have You Been Paying Attention? (668,000), Australian Survivor (607,000) and Offspring (545,000).
SBS: Great British Railway Journeys (335,000), Inside Kensington Palace (329,000), Diana vs Elizabeth (294,000) and Diana: In Her Own Words (290,000).