The viewership numbers for the January 19th edition of WWE SmackDown on FOX have been reported.
According to WrestleNomics, the program averaged 2,408,000 viewers, marking a 1% increase compared to the previous Friday’s episode, which had 2,385,000 viewers.
In the crucial 18-49 demographic, the show received a rating of 0.62, reflecting a 3% decrease from the January 12th episode. It’s worth noting that SmackDown faced competition from the Denver Nuggets vs. Boston Celtics NBA game, which attracted 2.02 million viewers.
The episode of SmackDown featured notable segments such as Randy Orton facing Solo Sikoa in the main event, the return of Pete Dunne, a significant six-man tag match pitting the LWO against Team Escobar, and more as the road to the Royal Rumble premium live event continued.
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