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Overnight Ratings: TNT's NASCAR Race From Daytona Tops July 4 Weekend

TNT led all weekend sports telecasts with a 3.3 overnight rating for Saturday night’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Coke Zero 400 from Daytona Int’l Speedway, up slightly from a 3.2 overnight for last year’s race. The audience was the best for any NASCAR race on TNT since the same race in ’10. CBS earned a 1.2 overnight rating for its portion of the final round of the PGA Tour Greenbrier Classic from 3:00-6:00pm ET, down from a 2.1 overnight last year. The final round saw weather delays, and Golf Channel concluded coverage of the event from 6:00-8:53pm. ABC earned a 1.1 overnight for the Izod IndyCar Series’ first race at Pocono Raceway in 24 years.

The chart below lists overnight Nielsen ratings from weekend sports telecasts on broadcast TV.

TELECAST
DATE
NET
TIME (ET)
RAT.
Wimbledon Women's Final highlights
7/6
ABC
3:00-6:00pm
0.9
PGA Tour: Greenbrier Classic: Third Round
7/6
CBS
3:00-6:00pm
1.2
"MLB All-Star Selection Show"
7/6
Fox
6:30-7:00pm
0.9
MLB: (regional)
7/6
Fox
7:00-10:00pm
2.1
Tour de France: Stage 8
7/6
NBC
8:00-11:15pm
0.9
AMA Motocross
7/6
NBC
3:00-4:00pm
0.4
Red Bull Wake Open
7/6
NBC
4:00-6:00pm
0.6
Izod IndyCar Series: Pocono
7/7
ABC
12:00-3:00pm
1.1
Wimbledon Men's Final highlights
7/7
ABC
3:00-6:00pm
1.0
PGA Tour: Greenbrier Classic: Final Round*
7/7
CBS
3:00-6:00pm
1.2
FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships
7/7
NBC
2:00-3:30pm
0.6
"Octane Academy"
7/7
NBC
3:30-4:30pm
0.4
Red Bull: Volcom Pro
7/7
NBC
4:30-6:00pm
0.7
 

NOTES: * = Rain forced delays. Event concluded on Golf Channel from 6:00-8:53pm ET.

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