Fox’s coverage of the Women’s World Cup final Sunday, as the U.S. defeated Japan, earned a 6.4 rating, according to Nielsen overnight numbers. The post-game show earned a 4.7 and Fox finished ahead of the pack with a 5.3 rating/18 share.
The Women's World Cup final set a metered market record with a 15.2 rating/27 share, passing the 1999 Women's World Cup final for the highest rating for a soccer game in the U.S.
ABC finished in a distant second with a 1.0/3. Celebrity Family Feud dipped 21% to a 1.5 and BattleBots fell 14% to a 1.2.
CBS came in at third with a 0.9/3. Big Brother dipped 11% from last week to a 1.6, tying a series low.
NBC earned a 0.8/3, with its scheduled programming of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series being rain delayed to the 11 p.m. hour.
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