'Ang Probinsyano' beats pilot of new rival show

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jul 19 2016 01:59 PM | Updated as of Jul 19 2016 03:01 PM

MANILA -- Coco Martin still reigns on primetime after his ABS-CBN series "Ang Probinsyano" defeated the pilot episode of its newest rival program on Monday, according to data from Kantar Media.

Dreamscape took to Instagram to report that "Ang Probinsyano" garnered a nationwide rating of 42.4% against 21% of "Encantadia" on GMA-7.

 

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In Monday's episode of "Ang Probinsyano," a festive celebration turned tragic after Police Insp. Hector Mercurio (Cesar Montano) gunned down General Delfin S. Borja (Jaime Fabregas) as he was celebrating his birthday with his family.