NBCSN Top 10 Programs

RANK PROGRAM DAY TIME DUR HH VWRS
(000)
1 WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTING: Palomino/Gonzalez Sat 10:09PM-12:40AM 151 0.1 206
2 WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTING: Branch/Taylor Tue 9:00PM-11:00PM 120 0.1 168
3 NBCSN FIGHT NIGHT: Glazvok/Rossy Sat 8:00PM-10:09PM 129 0.1 164
4 WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTING: Carl/Palhares Tue 11:00PM- 1:00AM 120 0.1 136
5 NBCSN FIGHT NIGHT: Dudchenko/Mohammedi Fri 7:30PM- 9:30PM 120 0.1 134
6 AMA MOTOCROSS Sat 4:00PM- 5:00PM 60 0.1 131
7 SHARK HUNTERS Wed 9:00PM-10:00PM 60 0.1 129
8 MLS REGULAR SEASON: San Jose/Los Angeles Fri 10:30PM- 1:01AM 151 0.1 118
9 SHARK HUNTERS Wed 8:00PM- 9:00PM 60 0.1 106
10 AUCTIONS AMERICA Mon 7:00PM- 9:00PM 120 0.1 99
10 FISH MAVERICKS Wed 10:00PM-11:00PM 60 0.1 99

In total viewership for its entire week in Total Day (6 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.), NBCSN is even (115,000 vs. 115,000) from one week earlier and up 62 percent (115,000 vs. 71,000) from the same week one year ago (August 5-11, 2013).

In total viewership for its entire week in Prime Time (8 p.m. to 11 p.m.), NBCSN is down 4 percent (51,000 vs. 59,000) from one week earlier and up 11 percent (51,000 vs. 46,000) from the same week one year ago (August 5-11, 2013).

On August 10, International Soccer’s Liverpool/Dortmund (7 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.) averaged 65,000 viewers and “USA Swimming National Championship” (11 p.m. – 12 a.m.) drew 77,000 viewers.

Fox Sports 1 Top 10 Programs

RANK PROGRAM DAY TIME DUR HH VWRS
(000)
1 MLB REGULAR SEASON: Cleveland/N.Y. Yankees Sat 1:00PM- 4:10PM 190 0.5 640
2 INTERNATIONAL CHAMP CUP: Final — Manchester United/Liverpool Mon 7:30PM-10:00PM 150 0.3 504
3 MLB REGULAR SEASON: St. Louis/Baltimore Sat 4:10PM- 7:07PM 177 0.2 330
4 UFC UNLEASHED Wed 9:00PM-10:00PM 60 0.1 309
5 NASCAR SPRINT CUP FIN P (live) Fri 4:30PM- 6:00PM 90 0.2 304
6 NASCAR SPRINT CUP PRACTICE (live) Fri 12:30PM- 2:01PM 91 0.2 266
7 UFC UNLEASHED Sun 10:00PM-11:00PM 60 0.1 264
8 IRON MIKE PRODUCTIONS (live) Fri 9:00PM-11:08PM 128 0.2 247
8 NASCAR NATIONWIDE FIN P (live) Fri 2:01PM- 3:31PM 90 0.2 247
10 NASCAR LIVE (live) Fri 3:31PM- 4:30PM 59 0.2 240

In total viewership for its entire week in Prime Time (8 p.m. to 11 p.m.), FS1 is down 7 percent (214,000 vs. 229,000) from one week earlier and up 6 percent (214,000 vs. 202,000) from the same week one year ago when it was known as Speed Channel (August 5-11, 2013).

In total viewership for its entire week in Total Day (6 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.), FS1 is down 18 percent (84,000 vs. 102,000) from one week earlier and down 25 percent (84,000 vs. 112,000) from the same week one year ago when it was known as Speed Channel (August 5-11, 2013).

Viewership averages for the following FS1 programs of the week:

  • “Fox Sports Live” (average of each night’s most-watched telecast): 78,000
  • “NASCAR Race Hub”: 115,000
  • “MLB Whiparound”: 32,000
  • “America’s Pregame”: 45,000

On Aug. 10, “FA Community Shield: Arsenal/Manchester City” (9:49 a.m.-12:05 p.m.) delivered 232,000 viewers (135,000 adults 18-49) and “United Sportscar Championship: Road America” (6:30-9:30 p.m.) drew a 0.1 household rating and 78,000 viewers.

Fox Sports 2 Top 10 Programs

RANK PROGRAM DAY TIME DUR HH VWRS
(000)
1 NASCAR RACEDAY (live) Sun 11:00AM-12:00PM 60 0.1 98
2 BEST OF WEC Sun 3:00PM- 4:00PM 60 0.0 47
3 UFC ULTIMATE SUBMISSIONS Sat 3:00PM- 4:00PM 60 0.0 46
4 UFC TONIGHT Sat 4:21PM- 5:00PM 39 0.0 45
5 BEST OF WEC Sat 10:00AM-11:00AM 60 0.0 42
6 UFC FROM ALL ANGLES Tue 1:30AM- 2:00AM 30 0.0 41
7 UFC FIGHT FLASHBACK Tue 1:00AM- 1:30AM 30 0.0 39
8 UFC FS1 FIGHT FOR TROOPS Wed 12:00PM- 3:00PM 180 0.0 37
9 BEST OF WEC Wed 10:00AM-11:00AM 60 0.0 33
9 MLB REGULAR SEASON: St. Louis/Baltimore Sat 4:00PM- 4:21PM 21 0.0 33
9 RED BULL X-FIGHTERS Fri 9:00PM-10:30PM 90 0.0 33

In total viewership for its entire week in Prime Time (8 p.m. to 11 p.m.), FS2 is down 43 percent (13,000 vs. 23,000) from one week earlier and down 63 percent (13,000 vs. 35,000) from the same week one year ago when it was known as Fuel (August 5-11, 2013).

In total viewership for its entire week in Total Day (6 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.), FS2 is even (13,000 vs. 13,000) from one week earlier and down 28 percent (13,000 vs. 18,000) from the same week one year ago when it was known as Fuel (August 5-11, 2013).

Source: Nielsen Media Research

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Douglas Pucci is a contributor to Programming Insider and blogger at Son of the Bronx.

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