AFL, NRL net strong Finals audiences but Matildas still lead the way

(Jonathan DiMaggio/AFL Photos/via Getty Images)
(Jonathan DiMaggio/AFL Photos/via Getty Images)

Two of Australian sport's annual showpiece events drew bumper television audiences over the weekend, but neither the Australian Football League nor the National Rugby League Grand Finals could supplant the Matildas, the women's national soccer team, as the most watched programme of the year.

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