Found March 21, 2013 on Ring Side News:
- As noted before, the March 18th WWE RAW did a 3.08 cable rating with 4.25 million viewers, down 11% in viewership from recent weeks. In the segment breakdown, John Cena vs. Darren Young and Ryback vs. David Otunga lost 36,000 viewers from the opener. Fandango and The Great Khali lost 104,000 viewers while R-Truth vs. Damien Sandow lost another 128,000. The segment with CM Punk and The Undertaker plus Kane and Daniel Bryan vs. Epico and Primo gained 111,000 viewers for a 3.27 quarter - the high point of the show. Cody Rhodes vs. Alberto Del Rio lost 184,000 viewers while Booker T's Hall of Fame announcement lost 124,000 viewers. Sheamus and Randy Orton vs. 3MB and the post-match segment gained 58,000 viewers for a 3.09 quarter in the 10pm timeslot. Dolph Ziggler vs. Kofi Kingston lost 302,000 viewers while the Triple Threat with Wade Barrett, The Miz and Chris Jericho lost 54,000 viewers. The final segment with Paul Heyman, Triple H and Brock Lesnar gained 494,000 viewers for a 3.19 overrun. What's Next for Triple H?, Revealing New Maryse Candids, More... Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter
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