FIFA World Cup helps SBS to 12% share
Ratings: Wins by Masterchef and Back in Time for Dinner. Seven wins Tuesday.
From 10pm last night SBS was the leading network as a FIFA World Cup game between Colombia & Japan dominated with 475,000 viewers.
The match was not one of the new events handballed by Optus, but it helped the network carve out a huge 12.1% share for the night.
Earlier MasterChef gave away another Immunity pin to SA home cook Sashi with 863,000 viewers and topping the demos. That defeated House Rules on 804,000 followed by 7:30 and Buying Blind.
Back in Time for Dinner drew 573,000 viewers edging out Shark Tank and Interview, both down on last week.
Seven News, ACA and The Chase won earlier slots.
Seven network won Tuesday with 28.0% then Nine 24.2%, TEN 19.8%, ABC 15.9% and SBS 12.1%.
Seven News was #1 for Seven with 1.08m / 1.03m then House Rules (804,000), Home and Away (695,000), The Chase (660,000 / 423,000), Interview (439,000) and Swipe Right for Murder (205,000).
Nine News (954,000 / 940,000) led for Nine followed by A Current Affair (796,000), Hot Seat (565,000 / 334,000), Buying Blind (514,000) and movie: Ocean’s Eleven (235,000).
MasterChef Australia (863,000) won for TEN then Shark Tank (567,000), The Project (546,000 / 349,000), TEN Eyewitness News (469,000), Family Feud (319,000) and NCIS: LA (240,000).
ABC News (700,000), Back in Time for Dinner (573,000), 7:30 (535,000), Making Child Prodigies (376,000), Miriam’s Big American Adventure (362,000) and Think Tank (240,000) comprised ABC’s night.
On SBS it was FIFA World Cup Colombia v Japan (475,000), Sinkholes: Deadly Drops (254,000), SBS World News (176,000) and Insight (146,000).
7mate’s Outback Truckers topped multichannels at 244,000. Love Island was 204,000.
The Morning Show: 139,000 / 74,000
Today Extra: 94,000 / 59,000
Studio 10: 54,000 / 53,000 / 40,000.
OzTAM Overnights: Tuesday 19 June 2018