– The July 18th post-Money in the Bank WWE RAW did a 3.23 cable rating with 4.86 million viewers, as noted before. Here’s the segment-by-segment breakdown.
The opener with Vince McMahon did a 3.32 quarter rating. WWE Title tournament matches with The Miz vs. Alex Riley and Jack Swagger vs. R-Truth lost 370,000 viewers.
Alberto Del Rio’s promo with Ricardo Rodriguez returning lost 135,000 but Del Rio’s match with Kofi Kingston gained 367,000 back. Rey Mysterio vs. Dolph Ziggler and the 7 on 7 Divas match gained 33,000 viewers, which is a low gain for the 10pm time slot.
The Miz vs. Kofi Kingston in the semi-finals lost 311,000 viewers while the Truth vs. Mysterio semi-final match gained 269,000 back. The RAW overrun this week with Vince McMahon, John Cena and Triple H went 14 minutes long – gained 1,063,000 viewers and doing a 3.94 rating, which would be considered a big success.
Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter
|John Cena Speaks On Hosting American Grit, Getting More Mainstream Media Opportunities, His WWE Return|
The Hottest WWE news, photos and videos delivered to your inbox in one convenient newsletter. Sign up now and give it a try!