WWE RAW despatched the ThunderDome period out in fashion on Monday evening with some entertaining matches and some upset victories. However did any of that assist them rebound from final week’s horrible viewership numbers?
In keeping with Brandon Thurston of Wrestlenomics, this week’s version of WWE RAW introduced in 1.609 million viewers, which is manner up from final week’s 1.472 million. With this being the final episode of RAW contained in the ThunderDome and the model’s go-home present for Cash within the Financial institution, it is a very good quantity in comparison with current weeks.
WWE RAW confronted no stiff competitors on Monday evening in comparison with earlier weeks because the NBA Finals did not have a sport that night.
WWE RAW’s viewership and demo bounce again properly from final week’s traditionally low numbers
In relation to the all-important 18-49 demo, WWE RAW additionally noticed a rise from 0.41 to 0.43. With each the demo and viewership rising this week, WWE might be feeling fairly good with the followers returning this Friday for SmackDown.
With the ThunderDome now in WWE’s rearview mirror and the NBA Finals nearing its conclusion, RAW and SmackDown ought to profit from a rise in viewership over the subsequent couple of months earlier than the brand new NFL season begins.
RAW opened this week with WWE Champion Bobby Lashley taking over Xavier Woods of The New Day simply six days away from his title protection in opposition to Kofi Kingston.
Ricochet and John Morrison had an unbelievable Falls Depend Anyplace match that noticed the previous acquire so much-needed momentum heading into MITB.
The principle occasion of the present noticed Lashley as a visitor on MVP’s VIP Lounge to arrange a extra severe All Mighty heading into Cash within the Financial institution.
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