AEW Dynamite that aired during the same time slot on TNT pulled in 1.018 million, which is down from the premiere episode that did 1.409.
Due to MLB airing on both TNT and TBS that could have impacted AEW, the call was made to simulcast Dynamite, which drew 122,000 additional viewers on True TV. This adds up to 1.140 million in total viewers for AEW.
To compare, this week’s RAW drew 2.334 million viewers (down from last week’s 2.570 million viewers), which was the post-Hell in a Cell show.
The shows had to go up against that Basketball Wives did 1.342 million viewers, Tucker Carlson Tonight with 3.244, and Anderson Cooper 1.206. The biggest competition was an MLB playoff Game on TBS that drew 5.856 million.
Matches that took place on the NXT show included Lio Rush defeating Drew Gulak to win the Cruiserweight Title, Roderick Strong defeats Isaiah Scott, and WALTER defeating Kushida.
Top matches on AEW included a World Tag Team Title Tournament First Round Match that saw Private Party defeat The Young Bucks, Darby Allin defeated Jimmy Havoc in a World Title #1 Contendership Match, and Jon Moxley defeated Shawn Spears.