1.17m metro viewers watched Novak Djokovic thrash Daniil Medvedev in the Australian Open Men’s Final last night, making it the #1 show.
The match wrapped up a complex event that was challenged by COVID-19 restrictions, quarantine, crowd limits or bans, and a delayed season. But the Men’s Final was also down on 2020’s 1.52m when it screened against an I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here finale and a My Kitchen Rules season premiere.
The Amazing Race Australia drew 523,000 ahead of Holey Moley (498,000) and Grand Designs: NZ (438,000).
Later Harrow drew 419,000 then Silent Witness (256,000) and Movie: John Wick: Chapter 2 (236,000).
Nine network easily won with a 35.7% share then Seven 23.0%, 10 18.0%, ABC 15.8% and SBS 7.4%.
Nine News drew 792,000 viewers for Nine.
Seven News led its slot with 977,000 viewers.
The Sunday Project pulled 420,000 / 280,000 for 10. 10 News First was 288,000 / 230,000. FBI: Most Wanted was 201,000.
ABC News was 627,000 for ABC. Antiques Roadshow managed 182,000.
On SBS it was SBS World News (172,000 / 134,000), I Am Jackie O (157,000) and I Am JFK Jnr (137,000).
Bluey topped multichannels as usual at 190,000.
OzTAM Overnights: Sunday 21 February 2021