This week’s episode of WWE RAW drew 1,331,000 viewers on the USA Network. This is down from the 1,353,000 viewers the show did last week.
The key 18-49 demo was a 0.44 rating, up from last week’s 0.40 rating. Brandon Thurston of WrestleNomics reported the numbers. The show went up against two NFL Football games on ESPN and ABC. This was the lowest total viewership for a first-run episode in the history of the show.
The episode featured Jey Uso vs. Drew McIntyre, Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Ricochet, Cody Rhodes vs. WWE NXT North American Champion Dominik Mysterio in a non-title match, and more.
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The latest episode of WWE RAW, which aired on the USA Network, experienced a slight decrease in viewership compared to the previous week. The show garnered 1,331,000 viewers, down from the 1,353,000 viewers it received last week. However, despite the dip in total viewers, the key 18-49 demographic rating saw a slight increase from 0.40 to 0.44.
These numbers were reported by Brandon Thurston of WrestleNomics, who also noted that the episode faced tough competition from two NFL Football games broadcasted on ESPN and ABC. It is worth mentioning that this episode marked the lowest total viewership for a first-run episode in the history of WWE RAW.
Despite the decline in viewership, the episode offered an exciting lineup of matches for wrestling fans. Some of the notable matches included Jey Uso vs. Drew McIntyre, Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Ricochet, and Cody Rhodes vs. WWE NXT North American Champion Dominik Mysterio in a non-title match.
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While this episode may have experienced a decrease in viewership, it is important to note that fluctuations in ratings are common in the television industry. Factors such as competing programming and audience preferences can influence viewership numbers. Nonetheless, WWE RAW continues to be a popular and highly anticipated show among wrestling enthusiasts worldwide.