Primetime Ratings: ABC and NBC Tied for First

'Bachelor in Paradise' and 'American Ninja Warrior' were top runners for both
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ABC and NBC took primetime ratings according to Nielsen overnights in adults 18-49. The networks ranked a 1.0 and a 5 share. ABC took last week's ratings with the finale of The Bachelorette.

'Bachelor In Paradise' (ABC)

Krystal and Kenny

Bachelor in Paradise was back to back from eight to ten p.m. and ranked a 1.3 with more than 4.5 million viewers right out the gate. Compared to last week's Tuesday night premiere it was up 18%. The Proposal came back after a week off and scored a 0.6/3.

American Ninja Warrior was all new on NBC but stayed the same as last week at a 0.9 from eight to ten p.m. Dateline NBC wrapped up primetime for the network with a 0.8.

Telemundo ranked a 0.6/3 which also stayed the same as last week.

Fox ranked a 0.5/2 with So You Think You Can Dance which ranked a 0.6/3.

The CW and CBS tied with a 0.4/2. CBS had repeats of Mom and Life In Pieces followed by new episodes of Salvation which stayed the same as last week at a 0.3. Elementary was all new and rated a 0.4/2. The CW had Penn & Teller: Fool Us which hit a season high of 0.5 as well as Whose Line Is It Anyway? which also tied its season high of 0.4.

Univision came in last with a 0.3/2.