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- As noted before, the June 18th WWE RAW Supershow scored a 3.40 cable rating with 4.97 million viewers. This is the best rating RAW has done since the day after WrestleMania 27.
In the segment breakdown, CM Punk and Sheamus vs. Daniel Bryan and Kane lost 241,000 viewers from the opener that started strong. Dolph Ziggler vs. Jack Swagger lost 22,000 more viewers. The segment with Paul Heyman and Triple H gained 559,000 more viewers for a show-high 3.74 quarter rating.
Santino Marella vs. Alberto Del Rio lost 711,000 viewers. The segment with Heath Slater, Wendi Richter, Cyndi Lauper and Roddy Piper lost 12,000 more viewers. John Cena vs. David Otunga and John Laurinaitis in the main event gained 573,000 viewers to a 3.74 quarter rating.
Major Heat for Incident at Monday’s RAW, Plans for Jericho’s Return on RAW and More…
Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter
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Jim Ross is back with another blog update. Here are some highlights.
Paul Heyman On RAW: "Heyman is a natural born antagonist and when he speaks he isn't 'acting' but simply being himself. I've personally been in too many non televised arguments with Paul to know of what I speak. Heyman has 'it' and always has plus it's obvious that the native New...
Jim Ross has a new blog entry up, here are the highlights…
On Paul Heyman’s Interactions With Triple H: The Monday Night Raw from Nassau Coliseum was a hit in the TV ratings. The HHH/Heyman business along with the Cena/Big Johnny content at the end of the night were big winners. As a fan, I thought the segment involving ‘The Game’ and Paul Heyman was the most compelling thing...
No, your eyes did not deceive you. If you happened to tune in to WWE Raw on Monday night, you really did witness Cyndi Lauper smash some long-haired fellow over the head. Lauper appeared as part of WWE's buildup to Raw's 1,000th episode, which will take place on July 23. Until that date, wrestling legends will be appearing sporadically, although few appearances will likely...
- Cyndi Lauper made her first appearance for WWE in over 20 years at last night’s WWE RAW Supershow on Long Island. She was supposed to be promoting her new reality show that comes out this summer. Roddy Piper wrote on Twitter that the segment was done to show where Cyndi is at now and to help fans remember WWE’s history for the upcoming 1,000th RAW.- After Mick Foley mentioned...
– With the 1,000th RAW approaching and with the WWE 13 video game featuring “Attitude Era” stars, there has been talk of WWE doing an Attitude Era DVD set. Mick Foley tweeted about a possible Attitude Era DVD earlier this year and Booker T mentioned during No Way Out that he was recently interviewed about the era.
– Roddy Piper noted on Twitter that Cyndi Lauper was brought...
- Courtesy of Paul Heyman, here’s a new WWE ’13 trailer featuring footage of Mike Tyson vs. Chris Jericho:
- One-half of the WWE Tag Team Champions Kofi Kingston filmed an episode of Disney XD’s Kickin’ It yesterday. No word yet when it will air.
- WWE Superstar Ted DiBiase is expected to return to action within the next two months. DiBiase has been out for some time with...
- Courtesy of Paul Heyman, here’s a new WWE ’13 trailer featuring footage of Mike Tyson vs. Chris Jericho:- One-half of the WWE Tag Team Champions Kofi Kingston filmed an episode of Disney XD’s Kickin’ It yesterday. No word yet when it will air.- WWE Superstar Ted DiBiase is expected to return to action within the next two months. DiBiase has been out for some time with an...
WWE Hall of Famers Roddy Piper and Wendi Richter also made their return to WWE television on this week’s edition of Raw. The pair were involved in a segment with Raw guest star Cyndi Lauper Monday night. Heath Slater interrupted the segement and ending up receiving a gold record frame shot to the head from Lauper to conclude the segment.