Last week’s Fyter Fest Week 1 AEW Dynamite episode was able to draw a total of 942,000 viewers, while Wednesday night’s Fyter Fest Week 2 AEW Dynamite episode was able to draw a total of 910,000 viewers, according to Brandon Thurston of Wrestlenomics and Showbuzz Daily.
This total is down 3.39% from last week’s episode of AEW Dynamite, which drew a rating of 0.32 in the key 18-49 demo. Last Wednesday’s 0.32 rating is even from last week’s rating of 0.32 in the 18-49 key demo. Last Wednesday’s 0.32 rating in the 18-49 key demographic represents 417,000 total viewers that watched AEW Dynamite last Wednesday night from that demo. This is even from last week’s 470,000 total viewers in the 18-49 key demo.
This past Wednesday night’s live Fyter Fest Week 2 episode of AEW Dynamite inside the Gas South Arena in Duluth, Georgia featured FTW Champion “Absolute” Ricky Starks defending his FTW Title against Cole Karter in an FTW Championship Open Challenge, a Championship Celebration for the current reigning AEW World Tag Team Champions Swerve In Our Glory (Keith Lee and Swerve Strickland), AEW TBS Champion Jade Cargill and Kiera Hogan taking on Athena and Willow Nightingale in a Women’s Division Tag Team Match, Brody King facing Darby Allin in Singles action, Christian Cage and Luchasaurus taking on The Varsity Blonds (Brian Pillman Jr. and Griff Garrison) in Tag Team action, Blackpool Combat Club’s Interim AEW World Champion Jon Moxley and ROH Pure Champion Wheeler Yuta taking on Chuck Taylor and Trent Beretta in a Tag Team Match, a promo from IWGP Heavyweight, AAA and ROH World Tag Team Champions Cash Wheeler and Dax Harwood and “The Painmaker” Chris Jericho battling Eddie Kingston in a Barbed Wire Everywhere Death Match with the other members of Jericho Appreciation Society hanging in a shark cage, which was the main event.
The viewership number of last Wednesday night’s Fyter Fest Week 2 episode of AEW Dynamite, which drew the sixth-lowest total audience of the year so far and tied with multiple other AEW Dynamite episodes for the third-lowest key demo rating of the year so far, was down 20.73% from the same week this past year, while the key 18-49 demo rating was down 27.27% from the same week in 2021. Last year’s episode of AEW Dynamite was also the Fyter Fest Night 2 episode.
Last Wednesday’s AEW Dynamite ranked #1 for the night on the Cable Top 150, with a 0.32 rating in the 18-49 key demo, which is even from last week’s #1 ranking. Last Wednesday night’s AEW Dynamite ranked #62 in viewership for the night on cable, which is down from last week’s #36 ranking.
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AEW Dynamite last night on TBS:— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) July 21, 2022
P18-49 rating: 0.32
Dynamite was #1 among cable originals for the day in P18-49, according to Showbuzz, #7 including broadcast primetime. Same rankings and demo as last week.
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