BARC week 42: Star Sports 3, Mastii, Discovery Channel, MTV Nick dominate

MUMBAI: Star Sports 3 became the number one in the sports genre, while Nick continues to lead the kids genre according to BARC data on All India (U+R).

On the other hand, MTV led the youth genre, while Mastii bagged the first position in the music genre and Discovery Channel became number one in the infotainment genre in week 42.



In the sports genre, Star Sports 3 led the pack with 224753 (000Sums) followed by Star Sports 1 in the second spot with 213763 (000Sums) and Ten Sports stood in the third spot with 93026 (000Sums). In the fourth slot, Star Sports 2 scored 22473 (000Sums), whereas Sony Six with 19590 (000Sums) was on the fifth berth.  



In the Kids genre, Nick continues to lead with 108422 (000Sums) followed by Pogo TV in second spot with 96734 (000Sums) and Cartoon Network with 84656 (000Sums) in the third place. Hungama with 52018 (000Sums) and Disney Channel with 51671 (000Sums) held the fourth and fifth place respectively.



MTV led the pack in the youth genre with 15523 (000Sums) followed by Zing at second place with 10547 (000Sums) and Bindass on the third spot with 9563 (000Sums). Zoom secured fourth place with 6759 (000Sums), whereas Channel V was at fifth place with 4306 (000Sums).



In the music genre, Mastii captured the numero uno position with 114892 (000Sums) followed by B4U with 86558 (000Sums) and 9XM with 81097 (000Sums). Sony Mix grabbed the fourth slot with 44524 (000Sums), whereas 9X Jalwa with 38156 (000Sums) was in the fifth place.



Discovery Channel garnered the first place with 5688 (000Sums) followed by National Geographic Channel in the second spot with 4328 (000Sums) and History TV18 with 3582 (000Sums) in the third slot. Animal Planet secured the fourth spot with 3305 (000Sums) and Nat Geo Wild stood on the fifth berth with 1524 (000Sums).

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