It was an even quieter night than usual in the Saturday cable ratings.

ESPN’s broadcast of the PPV Preliminaries for the Jones vs. Santos UFC fight led the night with a 0.4 rating in adults 18-49. HBO’s premiere broadcast of “Bohemian Rhapsody” came second, grabbing a 0.4 rating with 1.78 million viewers – making it one of HBO’s better movie premieres in recent weeks.

Elsewhere, the Travel Channel’s “Ghost Adventures” placed fourth in the night with a 0.3, while ESPN’s coverage of the third round of the Wimbledon tennis tournament landed a little lower with a 0.2 and 1.3 million viewers.

Top 25 original cable shows among adults 18-49 for Saturday, July 6, 2019

Show Net Time Total viewers (000s) 18-49 rating
UFC PPV PRELIMS: UFC 239 – JONES/SANTOS ESPN 8:00 PM 1,145 0.4
BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY HBO 8:00 PM 1,775 0.4
SPONGEBOB NICKELODEON 11:00 AM 1,357 0.3
GHOST ADVENTURES TRAVEL 9:00 PM 623 0.3
DRAGON BALL SUPER ADULT SWIM 11:00 PM 529 0.3
TENNIS: WIMBLEDON: THIRD ROUND ESPN 8:00 AM 1,304 0.2
THE KITCHEN AT FN FOOD 11:00 AM 1,155 0.2
POOL HUNTERS HOME 9:30 PM 947 0.2
FORBIDDEN: DYING FOR LOVE INVEST 10:00 PM 975 0.2
BEST. POOL. EVER. HOME 10:00 PM 954 0.2
DINERS, DRIVE INS & DIVES FOOD 5:00 PM 840 0.2
HOUSE HUNTERS INTL HOME 10:30 PM 1,048 0.2
LEGO CITY ADVENTURES NICKELODEON 11:30 AM 878 0.2
SUPERSIZE MY POOL HOME 9:00 PM 820 0.2
SUMMER PRO BBALL LEAGUE – NEW ORLEANS/WASHINGTON ESPN 10:00 PM 517 0.2
DINERS, DRIVE INS & DIVES FOOD 4:00 PM 822 0.2
DINERS, DRIVE INS & DIVES FOOD 3:00 PM 810 0.2
HALL ORIGINAL MOVIE: LOVE UNLEASHED HALLMARK 9:00 PM 1,790 0.2
PIONEER WOMAN FOOD 10:00 AM 1,041 0.2
NBA: THE JUMP ESPN 7:35 PM 573 0.2
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND ESPN2 10:00 AM 453 0.2
TRISHAS SOUTHERN KITCHEN FOOD 12:00 PM 1,007 0.2
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND ESPN2 9:00 AM 426 0.2
HOUSE HUNTERS HOME 11:00 PM 951 0.2
SP POOL KINGS HOME 8:00 PM 817 0.2

Source: The Nielsen Company.

Posted by:Alex Welch

Alex Welch has been writing for TV by the Numbers since January 2016. In his off time he enjoys rewatching old episodes of Game of Thrones and unironically singing along to ABBA. Every now and then, he even does them at the same time. He lives in Los Angeles.

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