Keyword: TV ratings

  • Arrogate wins the Pegasus World Cup

    Pegasus Logs 1.23 Overnight TV Rating on NBC

    The rematch between Arrogate and California Chrome in the Jan. 28 Pegasus World Cup drew the best afternoon ratings for a non-Triple-Crown horse race since American Pharoah's victory in the 2015 Breeders' Cup Classic.

  • 2.6 million viewers tuned in to watch Bayern win the Breeders' Cup Classic.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/BreedersCup/2014-Breeders-Cup/Classic/i-sTCf2R9">Order This Photo</a>

    TV Ratings Improve for Breeders' Cup Classic

    NBC and the NBC Sports Network reported markedly improved viewership numbers for their Nov. 1 coverage of the main Breeders' Cup card, compared with 2013 numbers, as both afternoon and primetime ratings were up.

  • TV Ratings for Breeders' Cup Classic Dive

    The Breeders' Cup Classic (gr. I), televised in prime time on the East Coast by NBC, took a substantial fall from year-ago numbers, registering a rating of 1.4, down from 2.2 last year, according to numbers released Nov. 4.

  • 9.7 million viewers watched Oxbow win the Preakness on NBC.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/TripleCrown/2013-Triple-Crown/Preakness-Stakes-138/29423277_98XmS6#!i=2519783639&k=89TkS2z">Order This Photo</a>

    Preakness Telecast Draws 9.7 Million Viewers

    Nearly 10 million viewers tuned in to see Oxbow win the 2013 Preakness Stakes (gr. I) May 18 from Pimlico Racecourse near Baltimore, as ratings for the second jewel of the Triple Crown improved markedly over year-ago numbers.

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    Derby TV Ratings Fall 12 Percent

    More than 14.5 million viewers watched the Kentucky Derby May 7 on NBC Sports, the network reported, making it the fourth most-watched Derby in the past 21 years.

  • Super Saver crosses the finish line to win the Kentucky Derby.

    KY Derby TV Ratings Show Increase

    The NBC telecast of the May 1 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) posted the highest ratings in 18 years.

  • Zenyatta Fans

    Breeders' Cup TV Numbers Flat

    Coverage of the Nov. 6-7 Breeders' Cup cards from Santa Anita Park on ABC/ESPN continued to attract just modest viewership, dipping slightly from disappointing ratings a year ago.

  • Race Portion of Belmont Telecast Tops Weekly Ratings

    NBC's telecast of the June 7 Belmont Stakes finished in the top five among the 122 primetime network programs for the week of June 2-8 and the race portion of the telecast rated as the No. 1 show on network television.

  • Point Given's Belmont romp was witnessed by a television audience that improved by 44% over 2000.

    Belmont TV Ratings Up 44%, Handle Records Set

    Overnight television ratings for the Belmont Stakes (gr. I) jumped 44 percent to 4.9 and captured 13 percent of Saturday afternoon's viewing audience in the country's top 51 media markets.