WWE RAW viewership increased on June 5.
Per Wrestlenomics, 1.828 million viewers tuned in on Monday, which is up from last week, when 1.611 million viewers watched the show. In the 18 to 49 demographic, RAW scored a 0.56 rating, which is also up from last week (0.52 rating in the same demographic).
Per Wrestlenomics, RAW’s demographic rating was its highest since the RAW after WrestleMania on April 3. RAW ranked #1 in the demographic, both among broadcast primetime and cable originals, on Monday. RAW outranked the broadcast of the Stanley Cup Finals on TNT. The game aired on TBS and TruTV, and Wrestlenomics noted that the game had higher viewership across the three channels.
The hourly breakdown, courtesy of Showbuzz Daily, is as follows:
- Hour One: 1.827 million viewers, 0.53 rating in the 18 to 49 demographic
- Hour Two: 1.898 million viewers, 0.58 rating in the 18 to 49 demographic
- Hour Three: 1.759 million viewers, 0.56 rating in the 18 to 49 demographic
This week’s episode opened with the new WWE World Heavyweight Champion, Seth “Freakin” Rollins addressing the WWE Universe. He was interrupted by Damian Priest and Finn Balor of The Judgment Day, which led to the main event of the evening, where Rollins defeated Priest to retain the WWE World Heavyweight Championship.
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