AEW reportedly had greater than 1 million followers tune in to the Dynamite opener that noticed NBA Legend Shaquille O’Neal make his in-ring debut this week.
The opening match of Wednesday’s Revolution go-home version of Dynamite on TNT noticed Cody Rhodes and Pink Velvet defeat Shaq and Jade Cargill. The Wrestling Observer E-newsletter studies that the match drew 1.113 million viewers.
This quantity makes the tag workforce match the biggest common match quantity when going head-to-head with WWE NXT in multiple 12 months.
Regardless of the large draw for the opening match, the issue is that individuals who tuned in to see Shaq debut left instantly after that match. Dynamite drew nearer to regular numbers for the remainder of the present.
As famous, this week’s Dynamite drew 934,000 viewers with a 0.33 score in the important thing demographic, whereas NXT drew 692,000 viewers with a 0.20 score in the important thing demo. You possibly can click on right here for the complete rankings report for this week.
On a associated observe, the clip of Cody placing Shaq via the tables at present has 1,060,000 views on AEW’s official YouTube channel. One other clip from the match has 106,000 viewers whereas a clip displaying “the aftermath” of the match has 143,000 views.
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