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Channel 5's cricket highlights catch nearly 1.5m

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Channel 5 highlights of England's emphatic win in the cricket pulled in almost 1.5m on Monday night, while New Tricks stayed above 8m, according to the latest audience data.

Cricket On 5, recapping England's huge victory against India at Trent Bridge, grabbed a healthy 1.47m (7.4%) on the terrestrial channel in the 7pm hour. Live coverage of the match averaged 491k (5.5%) on Sky Sports 1 between 10.30am and 7pm.

A new episode of New Tricks, titled 'Moving Target', was seen by 8.25m (34.8%) on BBC One in the 9pm hour. Meanwhile, Jason Manford's comedy talent show Show Me The Funny slumped to 1.93m (8.1%) on ITV1, down 520k week-on-week.

Fake Britain fetched 3.39m (16.4%) on BBC One from 7.30pm, while Countrywise Kitchen served up 3.1m (14.1%) on ITV1 from 8pm. Panorama grabbed 3.59m (15.9%) on BBC One from 8.30pm and The Celebrity Apprentice USA had 960k (11.6%) from 11pm.

Victorian Pharmacy and Wonderstuff scooped 660k (3.4%) and 1.05m (5.1%) respectively on BBC Two in the 7pm hour. University Challenge and Antiques Master captivated 2.53m (11.5%) and 1.69m (7.5%) in the 8pm hour. Natural World enthralled 1.07m (4.5%) from 9pm and Mock The Week amused 1.54m (7.8%) from 10pm.

New series The Secret Life of Buildings debuted with 820k (3.7%) on Channel 4 in the 8pm hour and 136k (0.6%) on +1. Embarrassing Bodies enthralled 1.74m (7.3%) from 9pm and 383k (2.1%) on timeshift. Comedy drama Sirens concluded with 880k (5%) from 10pm and 125k (1.3%) an hour later.

Channel 5's Police Interceptors arrested 1.27m (5.7%) from 8pm and a showing of The Ninth Gate mustered 1.57m (8.6%) from 9pm.

Overall, BBC One dominated primetime with 25.8% against ITV1's 19% (+1: 0.5%). Channel 5 came in third place with 7%, followed by BBC Two's 6.4% and Channel 4's 4.8% (+1: 0.8%).

Elsewhere, Small Teen, Bigger World averaged 865k (3.7%) for BBC Three in the 9pm hour and World's Craziest Fools entertained 729k (4.6%) from 10.30pm. Hell's Kitchen USA returned to ITV2 with 572k (2.4%) from 10pm and 137k (0.8%) on +1.

BARB ratings data supplied by Attentional

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