• Updated Viewership For John Cena’s Match On SmackDown
Last Friday’s SmackDown (which featured the return of WWE Legend John Cena) drew 2.63 million viewers with a 0.84 rating in the 18-49 demo, which is up from previous week’s 2.38 million viewers with a 0.55 rating.
This was the highest SmackDown viewership in over 3 years.
The John Cena & Kevin Owens vs. Roman Reigns & Sami Zayn quarter hour viewership peaked at 2.83 million viewers.
These were the highest quarter hour numbers for any wrestling show in the US in 2022.
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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (January 5, 1998) – WWF RAW IS WAR
On this day in 1998, the World Wrestling Federation aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF RAW IS WAR’.
It was broadcasted from the New Haven Coliseum in New Haven, Connecticut and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Royal Rumble 1998’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
Ken Shamrock vs. Faarooq
NWA North American Heavyweight Title: Jeff Jarrett vs. Barry Windham
D.O.A. vs. Truth Commission
Owen Hart vs. Savio Vega
Marc Mero vs. Tom Brandi
Flash Funk vs. TAFKAG Goldust
New Age Outlaws vs. The Headbangers