Fox Sports coverage filled 27 places in Week 43’s subscription TV top 50 chart and horse races screened on the Sky Racing channel brought the total number of sports shows to 29.
Top non-sports show on the chart was Lifestyle’s Gogglebox at #2, and the channel had two more successes for the week: Love It Or List It at #4 and Grand Designs at #28.
NCIS charted six times for TVH!TS, peaking at #25 on the chart. Midsomer Murders did well for UKTV landing at #12, and the channel had two more listings with Doc Martin (#44) and Mrs Brown’s Boys (#48).
The season 8 primetime Monday premiere episode of The Walking Dead charted at #22. FX is fast-tracking the show from the US and the actual Australian premiere was further down the chart at #40, screening at 1:30pm Monday, close to the time the episode went to air in the US.