Monday’s edition of WWE RAW from Tampa, Florida at the Amalie Arena averaged 3.093 million viewers, up from 2.453 million the previous week.
It’s the best rating WWE has done since August 20th, 2018 and most watched episode of 2019. The last reunion show was RAW 25 back on January 22nd, 2018 that drew 4.530 million viewers.
Here is the hourly viewership breakdown, courtesy of ShowbuzzDaily:
- Hour 1: 3.019 million
- Hour 2: 3.178 million
- Hour 3: 3.083 million
The episode was expected to increase in viewership as it was a reunion show. For comparison, the same episode last year drew 2.817 million viewers for hour one, 2.821 in the second hour, and 2.701 in the third hour.
Some of the matches that took place include The Usos (Jey Uso & Jimmy Uso) (w/Rikishi) vs. The Revival (Dash Wilder & Scott Dawson) (w/D-Von Dudley), The Viking Raiders (Erik & Ivar) vs. Curt Hawkins & Zack Ryder, Roman Reigns vs. Samoa Joe, Rey Mysterio vs. Sami Zayn, Seth Rollins vs. AJ Styles (w/Karl Anderson & Luke Gallows), and Braun Strowman vs. Randy Row.
The show also featured an appearance by Steve Austin, Ric Flair, Shawn Michaels, Hulk Hogan, John Cena and several more.
WWE will attempt to maintain its viewership for RAW next week. In case you missed the show, you can check out the seven takeaways here.