New York Mets-New York Yankees Generates Strong 1.9 Overnight Rating, Up 36 Percent 8.4 Local New York Rating is Best for MLB Game on ESPN in Market Since 2011 On Sunday, April 26, the New York Mets at New York Yankees ‘Subway Series’ match-up on ESPN Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell delivered a double-digit … Read More
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ESPN’s live telecast of the second round of the Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on Friday, April 10, earned a 2.1 U.S. household rating, averaging 2.952 million viewers, according to fast national data from Nielsen Media. The telecast aired from 3-7:30 p.m. ET.
ESPN and ESPN2 were each up double digits in average 24-hour audience for the first quarter, which ended this past weekend, according to Nielsen. In addition, the total average audience of ESPN’s six measured networks (ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNEWS, ESPNU, ESPN Classic, ESPN Deportes) was up nine percent. ESPN was up 11 percent, averaging more than … Read More
Barcelona vs. Manchester City on ESPN Deportes ranks as the highest-rated, most-watched UEFA Champions League telecast on Spanish-language cable thus far this season ESPN Deportes’ telecast of the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 delivered record-breaking ratings for the network across platforms. Barcelona’s win over Manchester City in the second leg of Round of 16 … Read More
The 2015 Series is the second most-watched Caribbean Series ESPN Deportes’ coverage of the Caribbean World Series (Feb 2-8, 2015), featuring baseball winter league teams from Cuba, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Puerto Rico and Venezuela, delivered strong ratings for the network. On its second year back in the Series since its return after 52 years, Cuba … Read More
Oregon-Ohio State Delivers 18.5 Metered Market Rating Monday night’s inaugural College Football Playoff National Championship Presented by AT&T (8:30 p.m. – midnight ET) — Ohio State’s 42-20 victory over Oregon at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas – generated a 18.5 overnight rating, the highest metered market ever for ESPN according to Nielsen. Last night’s National … Read More
The first-ever College Football Playoff Selection Show — December 7, 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. ET on ESPN — garnered a 3.4 overnight rating in the show’s first 30 minutes (12:30 p.m. – 1 p.m.) which unveiled No. 1 Alabama, No. 2 Oregon, No. 3 Florida State, and No. 4 Ohio State as the four … Read More
ESPN Deportes Continues to be the most-watched Spanish-language sports network among Hispanics Households since the World Cup ESPN Deportes’ telecast of the 2014 Central American and Caribbean Games delivered strong ratings throughout the duration of the two week event. A total of 3.5 million Hispanics (P2+) tuned-in to the network for the Games. Throughout … Read More
On the strength of ESPN’s Monday Night Football and ABC’s Saturday Night Football, ESPN programming has “won the night” – averaged more viewers in prime time than any network, broadcast or cable – on 11 of the 15 nights those two series have aired this season.
Last night’s Monday Night Football game – a San Francisco 49ers’ 31-17 victory over the St. Louis Rams in the 700th game all-time in the history of MNF – helped ESPN win the night among all networks in viewers, households and all key male and adult demos. The game ranked as the top telecast of … Read More
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