Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Saturday Cable Ratings - 'Orange Bowl,' 'Fiesta Bowl,' 'Royal New Year's Eve,' 'UFC Prelims,' 'Your Worst Nightmare' & More!

On December 30, 2017, ESPN's Orange Bowl was the highest rated show on cable with a 3.12 - followed by ESPN's Fiesta Bowl (2.50), ESPN's College Football (1.11) and Hallmark's Royal New Year's Eve (0.48).

Orange Bowl was the most viewed program with 11.727 million viewers - followed by Fiesta Bowl (10.167), College Football (4.424) and Royal New Year's Eve (3.907).


                                                    The Cable Ratings for Saturday, December 30

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Orange Bowl
ESPN
8:11 PM
3.12
11.727
2
Fiesta Bowl
ESPN
4:11 PM
2.50
10.167
3
College Football
ESPN
12:00 PM
1.11
4.424
4
Royal New Year’s Eve
Hallmark
8:00 PM
0.48
3.907
5
UFC Prelims
FS1
8:00 PM
0.32
0.914
6
Your Worst Nightmare
ID
10:00 PM
0.27
1.048
7
2018 Winterfest Preview Show
Hallmark
9:30 PM
0.26
2.347
8
Web Cam Girls
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.23
0.839
9
Eat, Sleep, BBQ
Food
9:00 PM
0.21
0.646
10
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
9:56 AM
0.19
0.498
11
Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s
OWN
9:00 PM
0.15
0.616
12
Checked Inn
OWN
10:00 PM
0.10
0.399
13
College Basketball
FS1
10:00 PM
0.05
0.126
14
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
9:00 PM
0.05
0.184
15
The Graham Norton Show
BBCA
10:00 PM
0.04
0.214


NOTE: For the 2017-18 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.6 million TV households. The Adults 18-49 demographic is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.