NBC Olympics Coverage Sees Slight Dip In Viewers From Previous Tuesday, Continues To Fall Behind Rio Games

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NBC Olympics Coverage Sees Slight Dip In Viewers From Previous Tuesday, Continues To Fall Behind Rio Games
NBC’s Tuesday evening coverage of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics saw Simone Biles, who withdrew from the women’s all-around, return to win a bronze medal on the balance beam. Biles’ return to the podium marked another win for the U.S. team, but failed to bring viewership and ratings to new levels. In overnight ratings, NBC’s evening programing aired to 14.6 million viewers and gained a 3.0 rating in the 18-49 demo.

While Tuesday saw an increase in viewers and stable ratings from Monday night, it dipped 2% in viewers and five tenths in ratings from the previous week. While the drop was nothing major, it’s worth noting that like previous days of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Tuesday still trailed the stats of its corresponding day at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Around this time during the 2016 games, Biles made history as the first American woman to win four gold medals one Olympics
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