Leading out of U.S. Olympic swimming trials (5.2 mil/1.2) this week, NBC’s American Ninja Warrior delivered 6.5 million total viewers and a 1.9 rating, tying its season high in the demo and matching The Bachelorette for the nightly demo win.
Elsewhere in the ratings:
ABC | The aforementioned Bachelorette (6.8 mil/1.9) dipped two tenths in the demo; Mistresses (3 mil/0.7) was flat.
CBS | BrainDead (3.3 mil/0.5) dropped another handful of viewers while steady in the demo.
FOX | So You Think You Can Dance (3 mil/0.9) slipped to a new audience low, while ticking up from last week’s all-time demo low. Houdini & Doyle (1.8 mil/0.4) was steady.