WWE brought their second to last episode of SmackDown before SummerSlam this week, and they had a lot of ground to cover. Roman Reigns and Jey Uso took up a huge focus on the night, but the finals of the United States Title tournament was also a big highlight. How did the viewership turn out?
Wrestlenomics reports that the July 28th episode of WWE SmackDown brought in an overnight viewership of 2.17 million viewers. That was the fast national number, but it was further theorized that the actual number will be between 2.23 million and 2.34 million viewers.
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.
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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