Tuesday came with a major surprise at the women’s gymnastics front as Simone Biles withdrew from the women’s gymnastics all-around final citing mental health issues. NBC’s primetime featured the qualifier for Slalom Canoeing, some cycling and the U.S. vs Hungary women’s water polo match. Hungary bested the States 10-9.
NBC said that NBC Sports Digital delivered an Average Minute Audience (Ama) of 571,000 viewers on Tuesday, marking Peacock’s most-consumed Tuesday since its launch. NBC’s viewers more than tripled the combined primetime of viewership (4.67M) of ABC,