ABS-CBN's family drama May Bukas Pa regained the No. 1 slot in the primetime race last Friday, August 14, after primetime newscast TV Patrol World held that spot for three consecutive days (from Aug. 11 to 13).
May Bukas Pa got 36.2 percent last Friday. This is according to the latest overnight ratings of Taylor Nelson Sofres (TNS) among National households.
Powerhouse-cast drama Tayong Dalawa, also from ABS-CBN, climbed to No. 2 with 35.1 percent, while GMA-7's fantaserye Darna maintained its No. 3 position with 34.4 percent.
Only You was in fourth place with 34.1 percent, while TV Patrol World dropped to No. 5 with 33.8 percent.
The rest of the Top 10 was occupied by the following: Boys Over Flowers, 24 Oras, Rosalinda, The Wedding, and Adik Sa 'Yo.
Wowowee took its usual top spot in the daytime race with 25.4 percent; followed by fellow ABS-CBN programs Kambal Sa Uma (21.7 percent) and Precious Hearts Romances Presents Bud Brothers (19.2 percent).
GMA-7's Eat Bulaga! and ABS-CBN's Miss No Good took the fourth and fifth spots, respectively.
But, on Monday, August 17, Tayong Dalawa was able to grab the lead away from May Bukas Pa. Tayong Dalawa posted a rating of 37.9 percent, while May Bukas Pa had 36 percent, which is good for third place behind second-placer Only You (36.5 percent).
TV Patrol World came in fourth place with 35.2 percent, while Darna slipped to fifth place with 34.7 percent.
GMA-7's newest reality show, Survivor Philippines: Palau, failed to enter the Top 10 primetime programs on its pilot episode.
The Top 5 programs last Monday were the following: Wowowee, Kambal Sa Uma, Precious Hearts Romances Presents Bud Brothers, Eat Bulaga!, and Maria de Jesus: Anghel Sa Lansangan.
ABS-CBN's drama anthology Maalaala Mo Kaya was the No. 1 primetime program again last Saturday, August 14, by virtue of its 31.1 percent rating; followed by The Singing Bee (28.8 percent); then the pilot episode of Agimat: Ang Mga Alamat Ni Ramon Revilla Presents Tiagong Akyat (27.6 percent); followed by Kapuso Mo Jessica Soho (23 percent); and Vilma: A Woman For All Seasons (22.2 percent) to complete the Top 5.
Meanwhile, Wowowee, even without its main host Willie Revillame, retained its supremacy in the daytime race with 22.8 percent; while rival program Eat Bulaga! was in second place with 19.4 percent.
Korina Sanchez's weekly magazine show in ABS-CBN, Rated K, also maintained its lead in the primetime race last Sunday, August 16.
Pinoy Power 2, GMA-7's coverage of the fights of three Filipino boxers, including Nonito Donaire, took the top spot in the daytime race.
Here are the comparative TV ratings of ABS-CBN and GMA-7 programs from August 14 to 16, based on the overnight ratings of Taylor Nelson Sofres (TNS) among national households:
August 14, Friday
Umagang Kay Ganda (ABS-CBN) 6.4%; Unang Hirit (GMA-7) 5.3%
Amazing Twins (ABS-CBN) 7.5%; Blue Dragon (ABS-CBN) 7.4%; Pokemon Master Quest (GMA-7) 5.9%
Naruto (ABS-CBN) 8.3%; Jackie Chan Adventures (GMA-7) 7%; Buzzer Beater (GMA-7) 8%
Ang Pangarap ni Cosette: Les Miserables (ABS-CBN) 6.2%; Hunter X Hunter (GMA-7) 10.4%
Ruffa and Ai (ABS-CBN) 7.4%; SiS (GMA-7) 6.8%
Pilipinas, Game KNB? (ABS-CBN) 14.6%; Lalola (GMA-7) 8.2%
Wowowee (ABS-CBN) 25.4%; Eat Bulaga! (GMA-7) 16.9%; Daisy Siete (GMA-7) 14.2%
Kambal Sa Uma (ABS-CBN) 21.7%; Ngayon at Kailanman (GMA-7) 14.9%
Precious Hearts Romances Presents Bud Brothers (ABS-CBN) 19.2%; Maria de Jesus: Ang Anghel sa Lansangan (ABS-CBN) 15.6%; Kung Aagawin Mo ang Lahat Sa Akin (GMA-7) 15.3%
Miss No Good (ABS-CBN) 16.7%; Hole In The Wall (GMA-7) 9.6%
Boys Over Flowers (ABS-CBN) 26.6%; All My Life (GMA-7) 12.1%
TV Patrol World (ABS-CBN) 33.8%; 24 Oras (GMA-7) 24.4%
May Bukas Pa (ABS-CBN) 36.2%; Darna (GMA-7) 34.4%
Only You (ABS-CBN) 34.1%; Rosalinda (GMA-7) 24.1%
Tayong Dalawa (ABS-CBN) 35.1%; The Wedding (ABS-CBN) 21.1%; Adik Sa 'Yo (GMA-7) 20.9%
SNN: Showbiz News Ngayon (ABS-CBN) 15.5%; Cruel Love (GMA-7) 11.2%
Bandila (ABS-CBN) 9.2%; Bubble Gang (GMA-7) 11.2%
S.O.C.O (ABS-CBN) 5.9%; Saksi (GMA-7) 5.9%
Trip Na Trip (ABS-CBN) 2.6%; Case Unclosed (GMA-7) 2.3%
August 15, Saturday
Salamat Dok (ABS-CBN) 4%; Kapwa Ko, Mahal Ko (GMA-7) 1.8%; Jang Geum's Dream (GMA-7) 3.7%
Kabuhayang Swak Na Swak (ABS-CBN) 4.7%; Wanted: Perfect Husband (ABS-CBN) 3.5%; Slazer X (GMA-7) 5.7%
Sineskwela (ABS-CBN) 4.9%; Chess Master (GMA-7) 7.5%
Disney's Kim Possible (ABS-CBN) 6.6%; Batang Bibbo (GMA-7) 8.2%
Wolverine And The X-Men (ABS-CBN) 7.1%; Art Angel (GMA-7) 9.5%
Power Rangers (ABS-CBN) 7.2%; Happy Land (GMA-7) 8.5%
Wonder Mom (ABS-CBN) 5.3%; Ka-Blog (GMA-7) 7.7%
Pilipinas, Game KNB? (ABS-CBN) 11.4%; Maynila (GMA-7) 8%
Wowowee (ABS-CBN) 22.8%; Joey's Quirky World (GMA-7) 10.9%; Eat Bulaga! (GMA-7) 19.4%
Entertainment Live (ABS-CBN) 11.4%; Startalk (GMA-7) 8.9%
Cinema FPJ: Da King on ABS-CBN (ABS-CBN) 18%; Wish Ko Lang (GMA-7) 12.5%
Agimat: Ang Mga Alamat Ni Ramon Revilla - Tiagong Akyat (ABS-CBN) 27.6%; Pinoy Records (GMA-7) 12.5%
The Singing Bee (ABS-CBN) 28.8%; Are You The Next Big Star? (GMA-7) 15.6%
Maalaala Mo Kaya (ABS-CBN) 31.1%; Bitoy's Funniest Videos (GMA-7) 17.9% Vilma: A Woman For All Seasons (ABS-CBN) 22.2%; Kapuso Mo Jessica Soho (GMA-7) 23%
XXX (ABS-CBN) 17.3%; Imbestigador (GMA-7) 19.8%
Banana Split (ABS-CBN) 13.3%; Cool Center (GMA-7) 8.5%
TV Patrol Sabado (ABS-CBN) 8.5%; GMA Weekend Report (GMA-7) 4.3%
Sports Unlimited (ABS-CBN) 4.5%; Games Uplate Live (ABS-CBN) 1.4%; Walang Tulugan With The Master Showman (GMA-7) 1.2%
August 16, Sunday
Kabuhayang Swak Na Swak (ABS-CBN) 5.6%; In Touch (GMA-7) 1.2%
Salamat Dok (ABS-CBN) 6.3%; Chess Master (GMA-7) 8.3%
Totally Spies Undercover (ABS-CBN) 7.7%; Kay Susan Tayo (GMA-7) 10.2%
Wolverine And The X-Men (ABS-CBN) 9.3%; Black Jack (GMA-7) 7.8%
Power Rangers Operation Overdrive (ABS-CBN) 10%; Joey's Quirky World (GMA-7) 10.8%
Hana Kimi Crazy In Love (ABS-CBN) 10.6%; Pinoy Power 2: Mark Millegan vs. Ernesto Zepeda (GMA-7) 17.3%
Matanglawin (ABS-CBN) 11.7%; Pinoy Power 2: Bernabe Concepcion vs. Steven Luevano (GMA-7) 25.5%
ASAP '09 (ABS-CBN) 17.2%; Pinoy Power 2: Nonito Donaire vs. Rafael Concepcion (GMA-7) 33.8%
Your Song Presents Gaano Kita Kamahal (ABS-CBN) 16.6%; SOP (GMA-7) 12.3%
The Buzz (ABS-CBN) 15.9%; Showbiz Central (GMA-7) 13.2%
Goin' Bulilit (ABS-CBN) 22.9%; Kap's Amazing Stories (GMA-7) 22.6%
The Singing Bee (ABS-CBN) 28%; Power of 10 (GMA-7) 18%
Rated K (ABS-CBN) 30.1%; Mel & Joey (GMA-7) 17%
Sharon (ABS-CBN) 26.3%; George and Cecil (ABS-CBN) 18.5%; All Star K (GMA-7) 13.4%
TV Patrol Linggo (ABS-CBN) 13.8%; Storyline (ABS-CBN) 6.6%; Pinoy Power 2 Replay (GMA-7) 5.3%; GMA Weekend Report (GMA-7) 2.4%
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