RAW Viewership Slightly Down, Mixed Match Challenge Viewership Way Up

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The final edition of WWE Monday Night RAW before WrestleMania 34 which was headlined by a segment with Roman Reigns and WWE Universal Champion, Brock Lesnar (w/ Paul Heyman) witnessed a slight drop in viewership, garnering an average of 3,357,000 viewers as compared to previous week’s 3,366,000. RAW ranked #1 among series and specials for the night in Nielsen’s social media ratings. RAW was #3 for the night in viewership this week, behind NCAA basketball and ranked #3 in the 18-49 demographic for the night. WWE Monday Night RAW enjoyed the #1 spot in the 18-49 demographic for 8 straight weeks (from February 5, 2018 to March 26, 2018).

 

RAW interactions comparison:

  Facebook Twitter Instagram Total
02.04.2018 393,000 266,000 1.092 million 1.751 million
26.03.2018 371,000 204,000 1.312 million 1.887 million

RAW viewership per hour comparison:

Hours March 26, 2018 April 2, 2018
8 P.M. : First Hour 3.403 million 3.430 million
9 P.M. : Second Hour 3.547 million 3.329 million
10 P.M. : Third Hour 3.150 million 3.314 million

 

Facebook Watch exclusive WWE Mixed Match Challenge tournament featuring WWE Intercontinental Champion, The Miz & the Empress of Tomorrow, Asuka taking on the Robe Warriors (Bobby Roode & SmackDown Women’s Champion, Charlotte) in the finals on Week 12 witnessed a live viewership peaking at 114,000 viewers. This was up 74% from Week 11’s live viewership and also stands as the highest live viewership since the premiere on January 16, 2018 which garnered 135,600 viewers. Team Awe-ska earned $100,000 for the Rescue Dogs Rock charity by winning the tournament courtesy of a Skull Crushing Finale by Miz on Roode to pick up the victory.

 

The following is the live viewership count of WWE Mixed Match Challenge which debuted in early 2018:

January 16, 2018: 135,600 viewers

January 23, 2018: 91,900 viewers

January 30, 2018: 62,400 viewers

February 6, 2108: 77,700 viewers

February 13, 2018: 72,400 viewers

February 20, 2018: 76,500 viewers

February 27, 2018: 62,200 viewers

March 6, 2018: 88,500 viewers

March 13, 2018: 81,200 viewers

March 20, 2018: 93,700 viewers

March 27, 2018: 65,600 viewers

April 3, 2018: 114,000 viewers (highest till date)