Seven News ranked #1 on Saturday with 1.031m watching.
The AFL coverage then guaranteed Seven victory with 536,000 watching in metro markets.
The ABC had the biggest audience for non-news or sport with 428,000 watching Shakespeare and Hathaway.
The most-watched movie was Nine’s The Mummy with 291,000.
SBS found two spots in the top 20 with Extreme Railway Journeys (231,000) and SBS World News (222,000).
The subscription TV ratings (national) for the major sports on Saturday on Fox Sports, Fox League and Fox Footy as follows:
NRL Raiders v Souths 287,000
NRL Sharks v Dragons 258,000
NRL: Warriors v Roosters 194,000
AFL: Sydney v Hawthorn 240,000
AFL: North v Carlton 202,000
AFL: Port v St Kilda 185,000
Rugby: Force v Brumbies 38,000
Rugby: Crusaders v Hurricanes 34,000
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