Viewership data is in for this week’s battle in the WWE NXT vs. AEW Dynamite Wednesday Night War.
AEW won the night in total viewers and in the key 18-49 demo, but both shows were down. Here is the breakdown of the live and same-night DVR viewership, courtesy of ShowbuzzDaily:
WWE NXT Viewership
NXT on the USA Network averaged 604,000 viewers, down from last week’s 663,000 In the 18-49 demo, they drew a 0.15 rating, down from 0.18 last week.
The episode featured Finn Balor vs. Cameron Grimes, Imperium’s Marcel Barthel and Fabian Aichner vs. NXT Tag Team Champions Matt Riddle and his temporary partner Timothy Thatcher, and more.
AEW Dynamite Viewership
AEW Dynamite on TNT was watched by 654,000 viewers, down from the 732,000 viewers last week. In the 18-49 demo, Dynamite pulled in a 0.23 rating, down from the 0.28 rating that the show did last week.
AEW Dynamite featured bouts such as Matt Hardy and Kenny Omega vs. Santana and Ortiz, Chris Jericho, and MJF in action, Hikaru Shida vs. Penelope Ford vs. Britt Baker vs. Kris Statlander, Brodie Lee vs. Christopher Daniels, and Jurassic Express vs. Best Friends.