WWE Backstage suffers drop in viewership

Last week’s episode of WWE Backstage received 153,000 viewers on Christmas Eve. However, it seems the New Year’s Eve episode did not fare as well.



According to a report by Showbuzz Daily, the New Year’s Eve episode drew received 97,000 viewers at 11:00 PM EST on FS1. This week’s episode was a highlight show, where they listed the top 5 matches of 2019. Here is the list below:

5. Andrade defeating Rey Mysterio from SmackDown on January 15

4. Seth Rollins defeating AJ Styles – WWE Universal Title Match at Money In The Bank 2019

3. Daniel Bryan defeating Samoa Joe, Kofi Kingston, AJ Styles, Jeff Hardy, and Randy Orton at Elimination Chamber 2019

2. Becky Lynch defeating Sasha Banks at Hell In A Cell 2019

1. Kofi Kingston defeating Daniel Bryan at WrestleMania 35

CM Punk was also not present at the show, which could have affected viewership. He will not be appearing before January 21st of this year.


Harrison Carter
Harrison Carter
Harrison Carter has been a huge pro wrestling fan since 2002, and it's been his first love ever since then. He has years of writing experience for all things pro wrestling. His interests outside of wrestling include films, books and soccer.

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