Sony MAX’s UK ratings accelerated on Tuesday with the screening of cricket corruption film ‘Azhar’, according to exclusive data obtained by BizAsiaLive.com.

The film aired at 20:00 last night with 6,500 viewers tuning in – peaking at 22,800 viewers, followed by classic 80s film ‘Khoon Bhari Maang’ at 23:00 with 4,400 viewers and ‘Paathshaala’ at 14:00 with 1,900 viewers.

ZEE Cinema disappointed with only ‘Welcome Back’ at 19:00 raking an average of 400 viewers – peaking at 10,600 viewers. All other movies neared the zero mark.

Above data is overnight ratings supplied by Attentional – and may change slightly after consolidated figures become available in seven days from BARB.