The biggest boxing match on conventional TV in years scored solid ratings for ESPN in the week of June 26.

The July 2 welterweight title fight between Manny Pacquiao and Jeff Horn drew a 1.1 rating among adults 18-49 — tying for second for the week with the second hour of “WWE Monday Night Raw” — and 2.81 million viewers, good for eighth place.

“Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta” led the 18-49 rankings with a 1.3. The 9 o’clock hour of “Raw” was first in viewers at 3.1 million, a little ahead of Monday’s “Hannity” (3.01 million) on Fox News.

Top 25 cable shows in adults 18-49 for June 26-July 2, 2017

Rank Show Net Day Time 18-49 Rating 18-49 Viewers (000s)
1 LOVE & HIP HOP ATLANTA VH1 Mon. 8:00 PM 1.3 1,673
2 TOP RANK BOXING – PACQUIAO/HORN ESPN Sat. 10:01 PM 1.1 1,464
WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW USA Mon. 9:00 PM 1.1 1,389
4 WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW USA Mon. 10:00 PM 1.0 1,320
WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW USA Mon. 8:00 PM 1.0 1,313
6 BASKETBALL WIVES VH1 Mon. 9:00 PM 0.9 1,194
FAMILY GUY ADSM Weds. 11:30 PM 0.9 1,167
FAMILY GUY ADSM Weds. 11:00 PM 0.9 1,115
9 WWE SMACKDOWN USA Tues. 8:00 PM 0.8 1,064
FEAR THE WALKING DEAD AMC Sun. 9:00 PM 0.8 1,061
FAMILY GUY ADSM Mon. 11:30 PM 0.8 1,043
SPORTSCENTER ESPN Sat. 1:04 AM 0.8 1,031
THE BIG BANG THEORY TBS Tues. 9:30 PM 0.8 1,015
FAMILY GUY ADSM Tues. 11:00 PM 0.8 1,007
FAMILY GUY ADSM Tues. 11:30 PM 0.8 991
THE BIG BANG THEORY TBS Thurs. 10:30 PM 0.8 982
NBA AWARDS TNT Mon. 9:00 PM 0.8 976
FAMILY GUY ADSM Mon. 11:00 PM 0.8 972
TEEN MOM MTV Mon. 9:00 PM 0.8 965
20 THE BIG BANG THEORY TBS Tues. 9:00 PM 0.7 957
THE BIG BANG THEORY TBS Thurs. 10:00 PM 0.7 936
PRETTY LITTLE LIARS – F FRFM Tues. 8:00 PM 0.7 931
THE BIG BANG THEORY TBS Tues. 10:00 PM 0.7 921
FAMILY GUY ADSM Thurs. 11:30 PM 0.7 915
THE BIG BANG THEORY TBS Tues. 8:30 PM 0.7 912
BOB’S BURGERS ADSM Weds. 10:30 PM 0.7 898
THE BIG BANG THEORY TBS Weds. 9:30 PM 0.7 872
THE BIG BANG THEORY TBS Sat. 10:30 PM 0.7 872
THE BIG BANG THEORY TBS Sat. 10:00 PM 0.7 872
RICK & MORTY ADSM Weds. 12:00 AM 0.7 864
THE BIG BANG THEORY TBS Weds. 10:00 PM 0.7 850
FAMILY GUY ADSM Thurs. 11:00 PM 0.7 843

 

Top 25 cable shows in viewers for June 26-July 2, 2017

Rank Show Net Day Time Viewers (000s)
1 WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW USA Mon. 9:00 PM 3,096
2 HANNITY FNC Mon. 10:00 PM 3,007
3 WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW USA Mon. 10:00 PM 2,955
4 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT FNC Mon. 8:00 PM 2,954
5 WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW USA Mon. 8:00 PM 2,891
6 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT FNC Thurs. 8:00 PM 2,840
HANNITY FNC Weds. 10:00 PM 2,823
8 TOP RANK BOXING – PACQUIAO/HORN ESPN Sat. 10:01 PM 2,812
9 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT FNC Tues. 8:00 PM 2,794
10 ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE DISC Weds. 9:00 PM 2,779
11 THE RACHEL MADDOW SHOW MSNBC Thurs. 9:00 PM 2,774
12 THE FIVE FNC Mon. 9:00 PM 2,773
13 HANNITY FNC Thurs. 10:00 PM 2,764
14 HANNITY FNC Tues. 10:00 PM 2,634
15 WWE SMACKDOWN USA Tues. 8:00 PM 2,607
16 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT FNC Weds. 8:00 PM 2,602
17 THE RACHEL MADDOW SHOW MSNBC Mon. 9:00 PM 2,556
18 THE RACHEL MADDOW SHOW MSNBC Weds. 9:00 PM 2,551
19 THE FIVE FNC Thurs. 9:00 PM 2,536
20 THE FIVE FNC Weds. 9:00 PM 2,518
21 LOVE & HIP HOP ATLANTA VH1 Mon. 8:00 PM 2,506
22 THE RACHEL MADDOW SHOW MSNBC Tues. 9:00 PM 2,456
23 THE FIVE FNC Tues. 9:00 PM 2,455
24 THE HAVES AND THE HAVE NOTS OWN Tues. 9:00 PM 2,441
25 SPECIAL REPORT W/BRET BAIER FNC Mon. 6:00 PM 2,415

All ratings are live + same-day. Source: The Nielsen Company.

Posted by:Rick Porter

Rick Porter has been covering TV since the days when networks sent screeners on VHS, one of which was a teaser for the first season of "American Idol." He's left-handed, makes a very solid grilled cheese and has been editor of TV by the Numbers since October 2015. He lives in Austin.

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