• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (August 5, 2001) – WWF Sunday Night HEAT
On this day in 2001, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Sunday Night HEAT’.
It was broadcasted from the MCI Center in Washington, D.C. and featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF SummerSlam 2001’ PPV.
The card can be found right here:
1. WWF Hardcore Title: Rob Van Dam vs. Jerry Lynn
2. Hardcore Holly vs. Shawn Stasiak
3. Billy Gunn & Big Show vs. Justin Credible & Raven
4. Perry Saturn vs. Chavo Guerrero Jr.
• How Did RAW Do In Terms Of Viewership With The Debut Of RAW Underground?
This week’s episode of RAW, which featured the return of Shane McMahon and the debut of RAW Underground, drew 1.72 million viewers.
This is up from previous week’s 1.62 million viewers (which was the second lowest viewership of RAW ever).
Below is the hourly breakdown of viewership:
1st Hour: 1.71 million (last week: 1.70 million)
2nd Hour: 1.82 million (last week: 1.69 million)
3rd Hour: 1.61 million (last week: 1.46 million, this was the lowest 3rd hour viewership of RAW ever)
RAW drew a 0.51 rating in the 18-49 demographic.
Below is how this week’s 3rd hour of RAW (with the debut of RAW Underground) performed compared to last week’s 3rd hour of RAW:
– Adults 18-49: +24%
– Females 18-49: +54%
– Males 18-49: +9%
– Adults 18-34: +82%
– Females 12-34: +237.5%
– Males 12-34: +86%
– Adults 25-54: +15%
– Adults 50+: -6.5%
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