1.86m watch Blues thump Maroons in Origin II
Nine easily won Sunday with a 40.9% share, yet Origin II was down amid a Sydney lockdown.
NSW Blues absolutely smashed Qld Maroons last night at State of Origin II with a knockout 26 – 0 result.
1.86m metro viewers watched the game, easily giving Nine the night. But it was also lower than Origin I at 1.91m despite Sydney being in lockdown. That may be because Brissy numbers were the lowest ever for a Game II.
MasterChef Australia was best in entertainment at 601,000 then Spotlight (519,000 from 7pm) and Grand Designs (493,000).
Later Jack Irish drew 397,000 then FBI (255,000 / 183,000), and movie: Forrest Gump (240,000).
Nine network easily won Sunday with a 40.9% share then Seven 21.8%, 10 16.4%, ABC 13.7% and SBS 7.2%.
Nine News drew 1.16m for Nine. RBT was 278,000 in 2 cities.
Seven News won its slot at 1.2m for Seven.
The Sunday Project was 473,000 / 338,000 for 10. 10 News First was 339,000 / 290,000.
ABC News was high at 711,000. Compass (189,000) and movie: Cheri (147,000) followed.
On SBS it was SBS World News (216,000 / 156,000), Tour de France (149,000) and Treasures Of Greece (148,000).
ABC News, which was a NSW govt press conference, led multichannels at 292,000 of which 134,000 were in Sydney.
OzTAM Overnights: Sunday 27 June 2021