On July 29, AGB Nielsen Media Research reported that the July 28 episode of Infinite Challenge recorded a viewer rating of 10.5%. This is lower that the July 22 episode, which aired again after 24 weeks as MBC’s labor union called off the strike. The viewer rating of the episode was 14.0%.
However, the July 28 episode started airing two hours earlier than usual. It usually airs at 6:30 p.m., but the day’s episode aired at 4:25 p.m. because of the live broadcast of Park Tae Hwan’s swimming match. However, it still recorded a higher rating than that of Park’s swimming match. The viewer rating of Park’s match was 10.4%.
KBS 2TV’s Invincible Youth recorded a viewer rating of 5.0% and Immortal Song recorded 6.9%. SBS TV’s Star King and MBC TV’s Sebakwi didn’t air.