TV Ratings: Saturday Night’s Not Alright For Strikeforce Fighting
Fox’s crime reality duo of Cops and America’s Most Wanted again topped Saturday night ratings, as CBS’ special Strikeforce Saturday Night Fights proved not alright for ratings. Where’s Kimbo Slice when you need him?
Update: While Cops/AMW was scheduled in Fox primetime, apparently the Mets/Cardinals game overran into primetime in at least the Eastern & Central timezones, so these preliminary results for Fox are highly likely to be restated in the final ratings.
Show ratings table:
|Time||Net||Show||18-49 Rating||18-49 Share||Viewers Live+SD (million)|
|8:00||FOX||Cops (one new, one repeat)||1.2||5||4.72|
|ABC||Shark Tale (movie) 8-10p||1.1||4||3.57|
|CBS||NCIS: LA (repeat)||0.6||2||3.58|
|NBC||The Biggest Loser (repeat)||0.5||2||2.04|
|9:00||FOX||America’s Most Wanted||1.5||5||5.41|
|NBC||Law & Order (repeat)||1.1||4||5.57|
|CBS||Strikeforce Saturday Night Fights, 9-11p||1.0||3||2.63|
|10:00||NBC||Law & Order: SVU (repeat)||1.4||4||5.78|
Here’s the 30 minute breakdown for Strikeforce from Marc Berman:
CBS Strike Force Saturday Night Fights
9:00 p.m. – Viewers: 2.57 million (#4), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#4)
9:30 p.m. – Viewers: 2.55 million (#4), A18-49: 1.0/ 3 (#4)
10:00 p.m. – Viewers: 2.89 million (#3), A18-49: 1.2/ 4 (#2)
10:30 p.m. – Viewers: 2.52 million (#3), A18-49: 1.0/ 3 (#2)
Nielsen TV Ratings: ©2010 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved. Source: Marc Berman/Mediaweek.
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