The final of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2019) shattered Star Gold’s UK ratings, with its best ever performance on Sunday, according to exclusive data obtained by BizAsiaLive.com.
Star Gold delivered a record share of 0.49% – the biggest share for any Asian TV channel in the last two years. Star Gold’s coverage of the final between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings was watched by a humongous 130,400 viewers – peaking at 158,600 viewers. Mumbai India’s winning moments of the match, plus the closing ceremony, was watched by over 100,000 viewers.
Star Gold’s premiere of ‘Total Dhamaal’, which was delayed by an hour due to live coverage of IPL 2019, pulled in over 30,000 viewers a 20:20.
Elsewhere, New Vision TV delivered a share of 0.11%, followed by Hum TV with 0.10%, Sony Entertainment Television with 0.09%, Star Plus, &TV and Geo TV with 0.04%, Colors and ZEE Cinema with 0.03%, ARY Family with 0.02% and ZEE TV with 0.01%.
The biggest attractions on Sony TV were ‘Super Dancer Chapter 3’ at 20:00 with 30,800 viewers, followed by ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ at 21:30 with 25,400 viewers.
On Colors, ‘Colors Ke Sang Antakshari Ke Rang’ was top with 9,300 viewers at 19:30, followed by ‘Rising Star’ at 21:00 with 8,900 viewers.
On ZEE TV, ‘Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Lil Champs’ at 19:30 attracted 4,600 viewers.
Please note: Above data is overnight figures, which may change slightly after seven days when consolidated data has been accounted for. BizAsiaLive.com publishes consolidated figures every Monday.