WWE brought another episode of SmackDown for fans this week, they continued the build toward SummerSlam, although they didn’t add any matches to the card. There was a lot of hype behind this week’s episode, and FS1 saw quite a show.
Alfred Konuwa reports that July 21st’s episode of SmackDown on FS1 brought in 1.182 million viewers, this number was up 31% from the last time they were on FS1. Out of that number, 448k were in the treasured 18 to 49 demographic.
This week’s smackdown featured a fatal four-way match with the United States Title in play. Rey Mysterio won that match, so he will face the winner of next week’s fatal four-way match. Jey Uso had a big confrontation with Roman Reigns to close out SmackDown this week, and they had quite a Rules of Engagement segment.
The July 14th episode of WWE SmackDown brought in an overnight average of 2.157 million viewers, with a .54 in the 18 to 49 demographic.
The July 7th episode of WWE SmackDown brought in an overnight viewership of 2.375 million, with a .7 in the 18 to 49 demographic. That was their Money in the Bank fallout, and the Bloodline’s segment got over 30 minutes to kick off the broadcast.
The June 30th episode of WWE SmackDown brought in an overnight average of 2,510,000 viewers, with a .69 in the 18 to 49 demographic.
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