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Wimbledon men's final serves up 5.5m

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Coverage of the Wimbledon men's final served up almost 5.5m on Sunday, while BBC One's child trafficking thriller Stolen failed to eclipse Scott And Bailey on ITV1, the latest audience data has revealed.

Novak Djokovic's victory over Rafael Nadal was seen by 5.49m (45.3%) on BBC One between 1pm and 5.30pm. However, the BBC's much publicised 3D coverage of the final appealed to just 140k (0.1%) on the BBC HD channel, suggesting a still relatively limited appetite for sport in 3D.

Further Wimbledon 2011 action pulled in 820k (5.1%) on BBC Two between 5.30pm and 8pm, before series 17 of Top Gear tumbled to 3.88m (16.7%), down 440k week-on-week. A further 709k (3.1%) watched the motoring show on BBC HD.

Stolen, starring Damian Lewis, averaged 3.44m (14.9%) for BBC One between 9pm and 10.30pm, but the drama was outperformed by Scott & Bailey's 5.77m (23.8%) on ITV1 in the 9pm hour and 183k (1%) on +1.

Earlier, Fake Or Fortune? continued with 4.02m (21.6%) on BBC One in the 7pm hour, but the factual entertainment show lost out to The Royal's 4.13m (22.4%) on ITV1 and 140k (0.6%) on +1.

In the 8pm hour, Countryfile's 5.43m (23.4%) on BBC One proved too strong for Popstar to Operastar, which entertained 3.02m (13%) on ITV1. The programme's results show, featuring Joe McElderry and Cheryl Baker making it to next weekend's live final, had 3.48m (16.8%) from 10pm and 132k (1.2%) on +1.

BBC Two's Coast fetched 2.86m (11.9%) from 9pm and 210k (0.9%) on BBC HD, before Mock The Week amused 1.77m (8.8%) from 10pm.

Screenings of Transformers and Sunshine grabbed 2.13m (9.4%) and 660k (4.9%) on Channel 4 from 8pm, along with 484k (2.2%) and 128k (1.8%) on timeshift.

Highlights of England's One Day International loss to Sri Lanka pulled in 488k (2.6%) on Channel 5 in the 7pm hour, before showings of Maid In Manhattan and Anger Management appealed to 826k (3.5%) and 629k (4.5%) respectively from 8pm.

Overall, BBC One narrowly won primetime with 19.1% against ITV1's 18.2% (+1: 0.6%). BBC Two scooped third with 10.7%, followed by Channel 4 with 7.8% (+1: 1.7%) and Channel 5 with 3.3%.

Elsewhere, US cop show Hawaii Five-0 entertained 466k (1.9%) on Sky1 in the 9pm hour. Desperate Housewives mustered 542k (2.9%) on E4 from 10pm and 178k (1.8%) on +1.

New episodes of animated comedy Family Guy pulled in 923k (4.4%) and 1.09m (6%) on BBC Three from 10pm.

BARB ratings data supplied by Attentional

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