The Block and MKR battle on Wednesday

The Block and MKR battle on Wednesday

A battle between long-standing reality shows continued last night with another win by Nine in Overnights, although Seven’s Total TV number for last Wednesday kept ahead.

The Block last night drew 555,000 metro viewers, staying in front of MKR‘s 523,000.

Thank God You’re Here led the demos with 464,000 then 7:30 (403,000) and Hard Quiz (400,000).

Numbers were rather low in later slots with Mother & Son (265,000), WTFAQ (218,000) and Inspired Unemployed (Impractical) Jokers (180,000) while Seven and Nine both had staggered schedules due to AFL panel shows.

Seven network won Wednesday with 30.5% then Nine 29.0%, 10 16.7%, ABC 16.1% and SBS 7.7%.

Seven News was #1 at 840,000 / 835,000. The Chase led with 489,000 / 308,000 then Home & Away (443,000). Unbelieveable Moments Caught on Camera was 139,000 then Talking Finals (134,000).

Nine News drew 734,000 / 714,000. A Current Affair scored 656,000 then Hot Seat 351,000 / 225,000. Luxe Listings Sydney drew 166,000 then Footy Classified at 114,000 across the network.

The Project drew 266,000 / 168,000 for 10. 10 News First was 208,000 / 146,000. Five Bedrooms managed 106,000.

ABC News was 565,000. The Drum (127,000) and Starstruck (81,000) followed.

On SBS it was SBS World News (132,000 / 107,000), David Baddiel: Jews Don’t Count (109,000), Treasures of the Adriatic (108,000), and Mastermind (61,000).

Highway Patrol on 7mate led multichannels at 103,000.

Sunrise: 208,000
Today: 184,000
News Breakfast: 93,000 / 44,000

In Total TV numbers last Wednesday were:

The Block: 1.06m
Mother & Son: 570,000
Thank God You’re Here: 825,000
WTFAQ: 431,000
Home & Away: 903,000
MKR: 1.1m

OzTAM Overnights: Wednesday 20 September 2023