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USA-France breaks weekday viewing record
July 14th, 2011 8:50PM

TAGS:  television, women's world cup


[TELEVISION WATCH] Wednesday's USA-France Women's World Cup game drew 3.35 million viewers, making it the most-viewed weekday Women’s World Cup match in the history of U.S. television.

The match also ranked as the fourth most-viewed Women’s World Cup match ever and the second match from Germany 2011 to rank among the top five Women’s World Cup matches.  The other three are from 1999.
Women’s World Cup viewers
17,975,000 USA vs. China, 1999 (ABC)
4,924,000 Brazil vs. USA, 1999 (ESPN)
3,890,000 Brazil vs. USA, 2011 (ESPN)
3,354,000 USA vs. France, 2011 (ESPN)
2,627,000 USA vs. Germany, 1999 (ESPN)

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