NASCAR Xfinity Series, Wimbledon, USA-Haiti Gold Cup , PTI lead Cable Sports TV ratings for Friday July 10, 2015

July 13, 2015

NASCAR Xfinity Series racing at Kentucky topped Friday cable sports viewership with 1.094 million viewers and a 0.2 adults 18-49 rating on NBCSN. Six hours of coverage of the Men’s Wimbledon Semifinal on ESPN averaged 1.057 million viewers and a 0.2 adults 18-49 rating. The USA men’s group stage match win over Haiti in the CONCACAF Gold Cup on Fox Sports 1 averaged 1.035 million viewers and a 0.4 adults…

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PGA Tour Greenbrier, Wimbledon, Mets-Dodgers, PTI lead Cable Sports TV ratings for Friday July 3, 2015

July 7, 2015

Tiger was smiling and a little over three hours of PGA Tour coverage of the Greenbrier Classic on Golf channel led cable sports on a Friday that was the start of a long three-day weekend with 1.032 million viewers and a 0.2 adults 18-49 rating. Coverage from Wimbledon on ESPN did nearly as well in viewers with 1.013 million and better with adults under 50 with a 0.3 adults 18-49…

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NASCAR Sprint Cup Sonoma, Fox Sports Live lead cable sports for Sunday June 28, 2015

June 30, 2015

The NASCAR Sprint Cup coverage from Sonoma, California easily led Sunday’s cable sports programming averaging 3.723 million viewers. The Fox Sports Live that aired after the race averaged 2.168 million. Rain-gapped coverage of the Chicago Cubs vs St. Louis Cardinals Sunday Night Baseball game on ESPN averaged 1.16 million viewers. In MLS action the Portland/Seattle match on FS1 averaged 371,000 viewers on FS1 and the NYC FC/NYRB match averaged 297,000 viewers…

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Pardon the Interruption, Bellator MMA lead Cable Sports TV ratings for Friday June 26, 2015

June 29, 2015

ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption led cable a very slow day of sports programming on Friday with 897,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. Bellator MMA coverage on Spike from 9p-11:12p ET averaged 764,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Friday June 26, 2015: This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. Using your browser’s search tool (usually CTRL/CMD+F) might be the faster way to go…

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Giants-Dodgers, Canada-Switzerland lead cable sports for Sunday June 21, 2015

June 23, 2015

The San Francisco Giants vs Los Angeles Dodgers game on ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball led all cable sports viewership for the day with 1.383 million viewers. In 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup action on FS1, Canada-Switzerland averaged 1.175 million viewers, France-Korea Republic averaged 1.0 million and Brazil-Australia averaged 893,000. In MLS action on FS1 Real Salt Lake vs Sporting KC averaged 283,000. The earlier DC United vs New England Revolution…

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U.S. Open Golf, Bellator MMA 138, TCU-Vanderbilt lead Cable Sports TV ratings for Friday June 19, 2015

June 22, 2015

Eight hours of second-round coverage of the U.S. Open Golf Championship on Fox Sports 1 led all cable sports programming viewership on Friday with an average of 1.612 million viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. The primetime coverage on the Fox broadcast network averaged 2.889 million viewers and a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating. Fueled by the Kimbo Slice-Ken Shamrock fight Bellator MMA 138 on Spike averaged 1.58 million and…

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NASCAR Sprint Cup Michigan, Fox Sports Live lead cable sports for Sunday June 14, 2015

June 16, 2015

NASCAR Sprint Cup Racing in Michigan led Sunday cable with 3.519 million viewers and a 0.7 adults 18-49 rating. Note there was a lengthy rain delay and that number strips the rain delay period out.  The Fox Sports Live that ultimately followed the racing at 6pm averaged 1.729 million viewers. Cincinnati Reds vs Chicago Cubs Sunday Night Baseball on ESPN averaged 1.467 million viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating….

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Pardon the Interruption, Women’s World Cup lead Cable Sports TV ratings for Friday June 12, 2015

June 15, 2015

Consecutive Fridays with Bob Ryan subbing for Tony Kornheiser on ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption and consecutive Fridays with PTI leading the cable sports networks on a slow Friday, this time with 738,000 viewers and 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. In FIFA Women’s World Cup action on Fox Sports 1, Australia-Nigeria averaged 631,000 viewers, Japan-Cameroon averaged 615,000 viewers and Switzerland-Ecuador averaged 587,000 viewers. All three game had a 0.2 adults 18-49 rating. More…

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