Ratings: Olympics Gymnastics Trials Crushes Big Brother to Top Sunday

NBC’s broadcast of the U.S. Olympics gymnastics trials on Sunday drew 8.3 million total viewers and a 2.4 demo rating, easily winning the night in both measures.

Leading into that, coverage of the track and field trials did 4.9 mil and a 1.1.

Over on CBS, Big Brother (5.7 mil/1.6) grew 19 and 14 percent week-to-week.

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ABC’s entire “Fun and Games” line-up saw gains. Celeb Family Feud (which featured this proud moment/No. 3 answer) drew 7.3 mil and a 1.5, up 16 and 36 percent, while $100,000 Pyramid (7.1 mil/1.5) was up 8 and 25 percent. Match Game (5.7 mil/1.2) ticked up a tenth in the demo.

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  1. Kevin K says:

    The ABC’s Fun and Games line-up continues to make us laugh like a million times. Celebrity Family Feud was hilarious with Snoop Dogg and Sugar Ray Leonard as does the $100,000 Pyramid when Ken Jeong nailed the category on “Leave It To Bieber” (things about Justin Bieber).

  2. wrstlgirl says:

    Please send Tiff home :-)

  3. KayCeeCee says:

    Olympics try-outs have been so interesting, with upsets and triumphs, with twists and turns. Looking forward to watching the Olympic games.