9GEM scores with Ashes win, Dancing tops Sunday entertainment.
Twice the number of viewers on sport than a new reality show on Nine, while Seven's ballroom blitz continues.
Australia’s win in the Ashes Series second test was a big drawcard last night even though it screened on 9GEM.
The match drew up to 750,000 metro viewers, arguably cannibalising a new reality series on the primary channel, with 9GEM on a whopping 22.9% share.
Meanwhile Dancing with the Stars was not impacted, topping entertainment at 647,000 then MasterChef Australia (411,000), Grand Designs Revisited (336,000) and Rush (301,000).
Later 60 Minutes was 341,000 then 7News Spotlight (303,000), Silent Witness (274,000) and FBI (183,000).
Nine network won Sunday with 41.7% then Seven 24.9%, 10 14.0%, ABC 11.3% and SBS 8.0%.
Nine News was 862,000 with a late edition at 215,000. Australian Crime Stories was 116,000.
Seven News was #1 at 917,000. The Latest scored 191,000. Born to Kill? managed 79,000.
The Sunday Project was 289,000 / 187,000 for 10. 10 News First was 186,000 / 146,000. NCIS: Hawaii was 86,000.
ABC News drew 533,000. Compass (149,000) and The Messenger (81,000) followed.
On SBS it was SBS World News (177,000 / 117,000), History’s Greatest Mysteries (126,000) and Tour de France (92,000 across the network).
In Total TV numbers last Sunday were:
Silent Witness: 641,000
MasterChef Australia: 778,000
Dancing with the Stars: 1.09m
60 Minutes: 567,000
OzTAM Overnights: Sunday 2 July 2023