— Last night’s episode of WWE RAW drew 3.77 million
viewers and a 1.23 rating in the 18 – 49 demographic. Thus numbers are
down 4% and 12% respectively from last week’s 3.93 million and 1.4 demo
The show did hours of 3.90 million, 3.78 million and 3.64 million viewers.
The household rating will be available later.
— For you MMA fans out there, Bellator announced today via press release
that Saturday’s Bellator 131 event peaked at 2 million viewers. The show
averaged 1.24 million viewers, which makes it the second highest rated cable MMA
event of 2014. The UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Mousasi event did 1.4 million
viewers, but that also had a NASCAR lead in. The show had steady ratings growth
through out and peaked with the Ortiz vs. Bonnar main event.
The last non-UFC event that pulled in 2 million viewers at any time during
it’s broadcast was the April 17th, 2012 Strikeforce: Nashville event.