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- As noted before, the June 10th WWE RAW did a 3.05 rating with 3.99 million viewers, up from the previous week.
In the segment breakdown, the opener with Triple H, Curtis Axel and Vince McMahon did a 3.11 quarter rating. The backstage follow-up plus Kane vs. Dean Ambrose lost 299,000 viewers. The post-match with Daniel Bryan, Randy Orton, Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns as well as a backstage segment lost 67,000 viewers. Cody Rhodes vs. The Miz gained 116,000 viewers. The Chris Jericho interview plus Dolph Ziggler, AJ Lee and Big E Langston coming out gained 316,000 viewers in the 9pm timeslot for a 3.16 quarter rating.
Jericho vs. Langston lost 185,000 viewers. Sin Cara vs. Antonio Cesaro lost 19,000 viewers. Orton vs. Reigns lost another 100,000 viewers. Rollins vs. Bryan at 10pm gained 223,000 viewers for a 3.20 quarter rating. The Bryan vs. Rollins post-match lost 62,000 viewers.
Big E being revealed as Kaitlyn's secret admirer and AJ coming out gained 74,000 viewers. R-Truth vs. Damien Sandow lost 362,000 viewers. The overrun with Vince McMahon, Triple H and Stephanie McMahon plus the John Cena and Ryback angle gained 521,000 viewers for a 3.33 overrun rating.
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Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter
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- Big E Langston tweeted the following after being revealed as Kaitlyn’s secret admirer on last night’s RAW:“I take the term “dumped” very seriously. #RAW”- WWE will tape SmackDown and Main Event tonight from the Greensboro Coliseum in Greensboro, North Carolina. No matches have been announced but we will have live spoilers tonight.- Jim Ross praised the Daniel Bryan...
– Last night’s episode of WWE RAW drew 3.99 million viewers, up 8% from last week’s 3.68 million viewers. The show took a hit last week against the NBA playoffs, but didn’t have any special competition this week.
The show did hours of 3.89 million, 4.09 million and 3.99 million. The hours ranked at #6, #3 and #2 for the night among cable shows in the 18-49 demo. Love &...
WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross published another blog entry this week on JrsBarBq.com. Here are some highlights.
Daniel Bryan vs. Seth Rollins: @WWEDanielBryan vs. @WWERollins was one of the best bouts on RAW in many moons. This was excellent from start to finish, an announcer’s dream really, and is a great match for NXT athletes or those wanting o make it to WWE Development to study...
Coming off last night’s Daniel Bryan vs. Seth Rollins match on RAW, ROH has released their match between Bryan Danielson (Daniel Bryan) and Tyler Black (Seth Rollins) from 2008. Which match do you think was better – their ROH or WWE match? Let us know in the comments section below!
- This past weekend, WWE officials discussed doing Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns vs. Kane and The Undertaker at August’s SummerSlam pay-per-view. If Taker doesn’t want to do the match, then it will likely be The Shield vs. Randy Orton and Sheamus.Other matches being discussed for SummerSlam include John Cena vs. Daniel Bryan for the WWE Title, Big E Langston vs. either Big Show...
WWE SmackDown spoilers from tonight’s tapings in Greensboro, North Carolina:
* Daniel Bryan comes out to kick off SmackDown. He cuts a promo and is very over with the crowd. Kane comes out and Bryan says he’s breaking up Team Hell No so he can be tag champions with Randy Orton. Kane says they won’t win. Bryan asks if it’s because Kane thinks he’s the weakest link. Kane...
- Yoshi Tatsu tweeted the following during Tuesday’s SmackDown tapings:
“I was involved a strange incident in the locker room tonight! I’ll beat the criminal when I find out!”
- We noted before that Randy Orton vs. Daniel Bryan was scheduled for WWE Payback at one point. The Usos vs. Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns for the WWE Tag Team Titles was also scheduled. Those plans...
- Mick Foley did an AMA on Reddit this week. Here are some highlights:
What the plan was had the roof of the Hell in a Cell cage not broken during his match with The Undertaker at King of the Ring: “I really thought the cell would slowly tear, so that the Undertaker would be stuffing me down a hole and the image would be of me dangling upside down, being stuffed through a hole...
- Curtis Axel tweeted the following after Monday’s RAW:
“Wait, hang on… Did I really beat @TripleH twice in one night??? Yes… Yes I did! And come Sunday, I will be the NEW IC Champion! @WWE”
- We noted before that WWE added Triple H and Vince McMahon to the June 17th RAW from Grand Rapids, Michigan. They have also been added to the June 24th RAW from Charleston, South Carolina...
- World Heavyweight champion Dolph Ziggler made his stand-up comedy debut on Thursday night at the “Business LA” comedy show at the Lyric-Hyperion Theater & Cafe in Silver Lake, Los Angeles.
- WWE Diva Brie Bella posted the following picture on Instagram of herself and her boyfriend, WWE Superstar Daniel Bryan:
“Enjoying a pool day with my man @WWEDanielBryan Xxoo B #desertsun”...
- Yoshi Tatsu tweeted the following during Tuesday's SmackDown tapings:
"I was involved a strange incident in the locker room tonight! I'll beat the criminal when I find out!"
- We noted before that Randy Orton vs. Daniel Bryan was scheduled for WWE Payback at one point. The Usos vs. Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns for the WWE Tag Team Titles was also scheduled...
- After Monday’s episode of RAW went off the air in Richmond, Virginia, John Cena faced Ryback in a Tables Match for the WWE Title.
The match was a short one, with Cena picking up the win after hitting his signature moves and putting Ryback through a table.
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