• RAW After WrestleMania 38 Drew Red Brand’s Highest Viewership In 15 Months
This week’s episode of RAW after WrestleMania 38, which featured Cody Rhodes appearing for the 1st time on RAW since 2016 and Roman Reigns’ 1st appearance as the Undisputed WWE Universal Champion, drew 2.1 million viewers with a 0.63 rating in the 18-49 demo.
This was RAW’s highest viewership since the January 4, 2021 episode of RAW Legends Night.
This is up from last week’s 1.98 million viewers with a 0.55 rating.
In comparison, RAW after WrestleMania 37 last year drew 2.03 million viewers with a 0.68 rating in the 18-49 demo.
Speaking of WWE TV viewership numbers, last week’s WrestleMania SmackDown special drew good numbers too.
Friday’s SmackDown (final WWE TV show before WrestleMania 38) drew 2.36 million viewers with a 0.61 rating in the 18-49 demo.
This is up from previous week’s 2.18 million viewers with a 0.49 rating.
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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (April 5, 1999) – WWF RAW IS WAR
On this day in 1999, the World Wrestling Federation aired another episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF RAW IS WAR’.
It was broadcasted from the Nassau Coliseum in Long Island, New York and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF In Your House 28: Backlash’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
1. WWF World Tag Titles: Kane & X-Pac vs. Jeff Jarrett & Owen Hart
2. Al Snow vs. Hardcore Holly
3. New Age Outlaws vs. The Brood (Edge & Gangrel)
4. Ken Shamrock vs. Viscera
5. Mankind vs. Val Venis
6. WWF Intercontinental Title: Goldust vs. The Godfather
7. Paul Wight vs. The Rock & Triple H