What is WWE’s Reported Biggest Demographic in Saudi Arabia?


In the latest Wrestling Observer Newsletter, while discussing WWE Super Showdown, Dave Meltzer reveals that WWE is ultimately most popular with children in Saudi Arabia and not viewed upon very highly from any other demographic.

This was evident in the crowd at the event this past week in Jeddah, as children were openly crying when Mansoor won the Battle Royal.

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The people in Saudi Arabia get three WWE television shows, and edited version of Raw, a SmackDown recap show called Afterburn, and their localized main WWE Now-style recap show.

Does seeing how children react to WWE make you more comfortable with the idea of them running shows in Saudi Arabia? Let us know in the comments below.

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