AEW Dynamite aired a live show on January 1st in Jacksonville, Florida. The Wednesday Night Wars continued into 2020.
According to a report by Showbuzz Daily, this week’s episode of AEW Dynamite received 967,000 viewers. NXT got 548,000 with their episode on the USA Network. The NXT episode was pre-taped where they presented their Year End Awards.
The last time both shows went head-to-head was on December 18th last year. NXT pulled 795,000 viewers, while Dynamite received a viewership of 683,000 to end 2019.
We will have to see if AEW will continue with the momentum. They certainly have gone off to a good start in 2020.