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- Due to the MLK holiday, we're just now getting the numbers for the January 21st episode of WWE RAW. That show did a 3.03 rating with 4.32 million viewers. RAW was third on cable that night, behind two episodes of Pawn Stars.
The show started with a 3.36 quarter rating but Randy Orton vs. Antonio Cesaro lost 641,000 viewers. Mick Foley's Hall of Fame video, The Shield video and Zack Ryder vs. Big Show gained 196,000 viewers. Heath Slater vs. Ryback and another segment with The Rock and the police officers gained 12,000 viewers.
CM Punk's interview at 9pm gained 66,000 viewers for a 3.10 quarter rating, less than usual in growth. Dolph Ziggler vs. The Miz in a Beat the Clock match gained 33,000 viewers. Dr. Shelby's anger management graduation with Kane and Daniel Bryan lost 162,000 viewers. Kaitlyn vs. Alicia Fox and a Paul Heyman segment gained 104,000 viewers.
The Rock's interview at 10pm with The Shield attacking him lost 109,000 viewers for a 3.01 quarter rating - a very bad number for the 10pm timeslot. Sheamus vs. Wade Barrett in a Beat the Clock match lost 406,000 viewers. Backstage segments with Vince McMahon, Punk, Heyman, Ziggler, AJ Lee and Vickie Guerrero plus Tensai vs. Alberto Del Rio gained 217,000 viewers. The final segment with John Cena's much-talked about promo and the big brawl to hype the Royal Rumble gained 154,000 viewers for a 2.98 quarter rating.
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Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
WrestleMania 28 was the best-selling sports DVD of 2012. CM Punk’s DVD was the #4 most sold sports DVD of 2012. The Rock’s DVD was #5 for the year.
Coming in at #2 was the Super Bowl and #3 was Mighty Macs.
- Both The Rock and John Cena met with more than a few Make-A-Wish Kids before Sunday’s WWE Royal Rumble pay-per-view in Phoenix.Here is The Rock with 14 year old Clayton:Here is Cena and 12 year old Angel:- The feeling backstage at last night’s RAW from Las Vegas was they lost the crowd during the 9pm – 10pm hour as it was a rough hour to watch. The WWE creative team has been...
Partial Source – PWTorch
WWE Raw on Monday, January 28 scored a 3.7, (3.68 to be exact) rating the night after the Royal Rumble PPV, where The Rock captured the WWE Title and John Cena won the Rumble.
The rating was up 21 percent from last week’s Rumble lead-in episode. Other than Raw 1,000 in July 2012, this was the highest Raw rating since the night after WrestleMania 27 in...
Embedded below is an extended version of The Rock’s Super Bowl commercial.
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The Rock and CM Punk will rematch and headline the 2013 Elimination Chamber PPV in a match that is bound to excite and disappoint fans throughout the WWE Universe. Sorry Internet Wrestling Community but the WWE is about to rub some more salt in your wounds.
According to new data from WWE, the 2012 TLC pay-per-view with John Cena vs. Dolph Ziggler plus Ryback, Kane and Daniel Bryan vs. Seth Rollins, Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns did an estimated total of 170,000 buys. This is down a bit from the 179,000 buys that TLC 2011 drew. An updated number will be released with WWE’s first quarter report.
Here are updated estimated pay-per-view...
- CM Punk and Dolph Ziggler vs. John Cena and Ryback is advertised for next week's RAW from Atlanta.
- In an attempt to push ticket sales, The Rock cut a localized promo at last night's RAW for the RAW show on March 25th from Philadelphia. It's been a while since WWE did a localized promo.
- Unless plans change, WWE Champion The Rock will not be at next Monday's...
- The March edition of WWE Magazine will have three different collector's covers featuring The Rock, Brock Lesnar and John Cena. You can check out the covers below:
- Embedded below is the latest episode of The JBL & Cold show. This week's episode features a cameo by Goldust, as well as Zack Ryder facing Tony Chimel in the SuperSTAR Search.
- Former WWE Superstar...
- The March edition of WWE Magazine will have three different collector’s covers featuring The Rock, Brock Lesnar and John Cena. You can check out the covers below:
- Embedded below is the latest episode of The JBL & Cold show. This week’s episode features a cameo by Goldust, as well as Zack Ryder facing Tony Chimel in the SuperSTAR Search.
- Former WWE Superstar Edge and...
- Due to the MLK holiday, we’re just now getting the numbers for the January 21st episode of WWE RAW. That show did a 3.03 rating with 4.32 million viewers. RAW was third on cable that night, behind two episodes of Pawn Stars.
The show started with a 3.36 quarter rating but Randy Orton vs. Antonio Cesaro lost 641,000 viewers. Mick Foley’s Hall of Fame video, The Shield video...
- Last night’s WWE RAW drew 5.02 million viewers on the USA Network. The final rating for the show is a 3.7 rating. This is up 21% in viewers and 16% in the ratings from last week. This is the first time RAW has topped 5 million viewers since RAW 1,000.
- CM Punk and Dolph Ziggler vs. John Cena and Ryback is advertised for next week’s RAW from Atlanta.
- In an attempt to push...