Archive for July 6th, 2011

NASCAR’s Coke Zero 400 Down From Last Year

TNT hit a season-high for Saturday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Coke Zero 400 from Daytona, but the race was still down from last year. The Coke Zero 400 earned a 3.4 U.S. rating and 6.029 million […]

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Copa America: Mexico’s First Match Down From ’07

Viewership dropped by more than a quarter for Mexico’s opening match in the Copa America soccer tournament. Monday’s Mexico/Chile Copa America match earned 4.032 million viewers on Univision, down 26% from Mexico’s first Copa America […]

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More Ratings: Hot Dog Contest, Formula 1, Track & Field

Additional sports TV ratings news, including double-digit increases for both the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest and the U.S. Track & Field Championships, and mixed numbers for the Formula 1 European Grand Prix.

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Ratings: MLB on FOX, PGA on CBS, Wimbledon on NBC

Recent sports TV ratings news, including more declines for MLB on FOX, mixed numbers for the PGA Tour on CBS, and lower numbers for the first weekend of Wimbledon on NBC.

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NBC Bows Out of Wimbledon With Tiny Ratings

NBC’s final edition of Breakfast at Wimbledon probably did not leave the network hungry for more. Sunday’s coverage of Wimbledon on NBC, featuring the Novak Djokovic/Rafael Nadal Men’s Final, earned a 2.1 overnight rating — […]

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Rising Star Dedes Arrested For DWI

Incoming Knicks play-by-play voice Spero Dedes was arrested on DWI charges over the weekend. Dedes was charged with DWI early Sunday morning in Southampton, NY, after police believed he was intoxicated during a traffic stop.

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