Several live sports broadcasts dominated the Saturday cable ratings this past weekend.

Fox Sports 1’s broadcast of the FIFA Women’s World Cup game between Germany and Sweden was the night’s highest-rated broadcast – scoring a 0.5 rating in adults 18-49 with 1.87 million viewers. The network’s broadcast of the earlier Italy vs. Netherlands game, however, landed lower with a 0.3 and 1.01 million viewers.

The UFC Fight Night match between Francis Ngannou and Junior dos Santos gave ESPN the night’s no. 2 spot with a 0.4 and 1.09 million viewers. Meanwhile, HBO’s premiere broadcast of the 2018 “Robin Hood” film found its way into the night’s top 25 as well, posting a 0.2 with 835,000 viewers.

Top 25 original cable shows among adults 18-49 for Saturday, June 29, 2019

Show Net Time Total viewers (000s) 18-49 rating
FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP QF – GERMANY/SWEDEN FOX SPORTS 1 12:12 PM 1,867 0.5
UFC FIGHT NIGHT – FRANCIS NGANNOU/JUNIOR DOS SANTOS ESPN 9:00 PM 1,091 0.4
COPA ORO 2019 UNI 26 – MEXICO / COSTA RICA UNIVISION 9:45 PM 840 0.4
FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP QF – ITALY/NETHERLANDS FOX SPORTS 1 8:42 AM 1,010 0.3
THE KITCHEN AT FN FOOD 11:00 AM 1,192 0.3
DRAGON BALL SUPER ADULT SWIM 11:00 PM 549 0.3
FIFA WWC TODAY FOX SPORTS 1 2:30 PM 1,000 0.3
GHOST ADVENTURES TRAVEL 9:00 PM 690 0.3
DINERS, DRIVE INS & DIVES FOOD 10:00 PM 860 0.3
SPORTSCENTER 12AM ESPN 11:44 PM 549 0.3
DINERS, DRIVE INS & DIVES FOOD 9:00 PM 870 0.3
DINERS, DRIVE INS & DIVES FOOD 8:00 PM 886 0.2
DINERS, DRIVE INS & DIVES FOOD 11:00 PM 738 0.2
ROBIN HOOD HBO 8:00 PM 835 0.2
FIFA WWC TODAY FOX SPORTS 1 11:03 AM 851 0.2
SP POOL IN MY HOUSE FOOD 8:00 PM 1,004 0.2
SPORTSCENTER 1AM ESPN 1:00 AM 455 0.2
SP POOL KINGS FOOD 10:00 PM 859 0.2
HALL ORIGINAL MOVIE: SISTER OF THE BRIDE HALLMARK 9:00 PM 2,105 0.2
DINERS, DRIVE INS & DIVES FOOD 12:00 AM 663 0.2
SP POOL KINGS HOME 9:00 PM 845 0.2
DINERS, DRIVE INS & DIVES FOOD 1:00 AM 563 0.2
DINERS, DRIVE INS & DIVES FOOD 7:00 PM 739 0.2
PIONEER WOMAN FOOD 10:00 AM 1,089 0.2
FORBIDDEN: DYING FOR LOVE INVEST 10:00 PM 975 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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