USA-Germany Women’s World Cup averages 8.4 million viewers on Fox, peaks with 12.1 million

July 1, 2015

USA’s 2-0 victory over Germany in the semifinals of the 2015 Women’s World Cup averaged 8.4 million viewers and peaked with 12.1 million viewers from 8:30-8:45. That’s the most-watched match of the tournament so far. The match-only portion averaged 9.6 million viewers.   Here’s the rainstorm of bullets from Fox: – The match’s 8.4 million viewers breaks the recent mark set June 26 for the USA-China quarterfinal match (5.7 million) by 47%….

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USA-China Women’s World Cup match averages 5.7 million viewers on Fox, 3rd Most-Watched All-time

June 27, 2015

USA’s 1-0 victory over China in the quarterfinals of the Women’s World Cup averaged 5.7 million viewers. That’s the most-watched match of the tournament so far and 46% better than the 3.9 million for the USA-Brazil quarterfinal in 2011 (that game aired on a Sunday at 11am on ESPN). The match peaked with 8.1 million viewers. Here’s the hailstorm of bullets via Fox Sports: USA-China Quarterfinal highlights: – The match attracted…

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USA-Colombia Peaked with 6.4 million, St. Louis top local market

June 23, 2015

We had the 4.716 million viewer average for the match in our daily cable ratings report, but here are the press notes from Fox with a lot more ratings trivia: Momentum Continues as USA – Colombia Sets New FOX Sports 1 Audience Records FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP 2015™ Round of 16 Match Draws 4.7 Million Viewers; Smashes FOX Sports 1 Soccer Mark Match is Third Most-Watched Program in FOX Sports…

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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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USA-Nigeria Women’s World Cup match averages 5.043 million viewers on Fox

June 17, 2015

On the heels of averaging 4.5 million viewers for the USA-Sweden 2015 Women’s World Cup match on the Fox broadcast network on Friday, USA’s Tuesday night victory over Nigeria notched million viewers. The second hour of coverage went head-to-head with game 6 of the NBA Finals on ABC. The game broke multiple records, here’s the hail of bullets from Fox Sports: – The match attracted 5.0 million viewers on FOX,…

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USA-Sweden Women’s World Cup match averages 4.5 million viewers on Fox

June 13, 2015

More good, and record-breaking numbers for the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015. Here are the bullet points via Fox Sports PR: The match attracted 4.5 million viewers, and is the most-watched FIFA Women’s World Cup Group Stage match ever (supplanting Monday’s USA-Australia match), and is the most-watched soccer match ever on FOX, displacing the 2011 UEFA Champions League Final between Barcelona and Manchester United which posted 2.6 million viewers by…

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2015 Women’s World Cup TV ratings preview extravaganza!

June 4, 2015

We’re really looking forward to the start of the 2015 Women’s World Cup and like most people around here we’re draping ourselves in the flag and rooting for the United States Women’s National Team. Here in the United States the games will air in English on the Fox broadcasting network, Fox Sports 1 and Fox Sports 2. In Spanish they’ll air on NBC Universo and Telemundo.  Here’s an in-depth look…

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