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2021 PBA Players Championship viewership tops other sports in time slot, falls short of PBA shows on FOX in 2020

JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Tuesday, February 23, 2021 6:00 pm
Kyle Troup is all smiles after winning the 2021 PBA Players Championship. Photo by Pro Bowlers Association.
Depending on your perspective, the viewership for Sunday’s live telecast of the 2021 PBA Players Championship stepladder finals could be seen in a positive or negative light. The Players, which was won by Kyle Troup, started at 11:30 a.m. and drew average viewership of 958,000 (from measurements taken every 15 minutes and averaged), including 259,000 in the prized 18-49 category, for a rating of 0.59, ShowBuzzDaily reported. Those numbers mostly beat the sports it went head-to-head...