Last week’s AEW Rampage was able to draw a total of 464,000 viewers, while this past Friday’s episode of AEW Rampage was able to draw a total of 292,000 viewers, reports Brandon Thurston of Wrestlenomics and Showbuzz Daily.
This total is down 37.06% from last week’s episode of AEW Rampage, which drew a rating of 0.11 in the 18-49 key demo. This past Friday night’s 0.11 rating is down 21.52% from last week’s Rampage episode, which drew a rating of 0.14 in the key 18-49 demo. This past Friday night’s rating of 0.11 in the key 18-49 demographic represents around 143,000 total viewers that watched AEW Rampage last Friday night, which is down 20.11% from this past week’s 179,000 total viewers in the 18-49 key demo, with a rating of 0.14.
Last Friday’s taped AEW Rampage episode inside the Chesapeake Employers Insurance Arena in Baltimore, Maryland featured Toni Storm and Ruby Soho taking on Britt Baker and Jamie Hayter in Women’s Division Tag Team action, a promo from Shawn Spears, a promo from Dan Lambert, Ethan Page and AEW TNT Champion Scorpion Sky, Hook facing JD Drake in a Singles Match, Riho going up against Yuka Sakazaki in an Owen Hart Foundation Women’s Tournament Qualifying Matchup and Jay Lethal battling Konosuke Takeshita in a one-on-one match, which was the main event.
Last Friday’s episode of Rampage ranked #49 for the night on the Cable Top 150, with a rating of 0.11 in the 18-49 key demo, which is down from last week’s #25 ranking. Last Friday night’s episode of AEW Rampage ranked #100 in viewership for the night on cable, which is down from last week’s #70 ranking.
This past Friday’s episode of AEW Rampage drew the lowest audience and key demo rating in the history of the show, but this was the earliest timeslot of the show so far. The NBA game between the Suns and the Mavericks on ESPN topped the night on the Cable Top 150, with a 1.59 rating in the 18-49 key demo and drew 4.478 million viewers.
You can check out the tweets below:
AEW Rampage, moved to 5:30-6:30pm, Friday on TNT:— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) May 9, 2022
Lowest of any Rampage episode since August debut.
WWE Smackdown on Fox, 8-10pm:
Up 22% in P18-49 from last week.
📊 https://t.co/1SscdBCXgG pic.twitter.com/wK0v9fiutV
Most-viewed YouTube videos from Smackdown and Dynamite last Friday pic.twitter.com/jdWYPIQr5g— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) May 9, 2022
Leading YouTube highlights from Smackdown and Rampage last night: McIntrye & RKBro-Bloodline, Rousey-Charlotte, Hook-Danhausen. pic.twitter.com/0GIXDhQfj3— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) May 7, 2022