Here are the quarter hour ratings for last week’s edition of TNA iMPACT! Wrestling. The show did hours of 1.05 and 1.24 for an average rating of 1.14….
Credit: James Caldwell and pwtorch.com:
First Hour Break Down
Q1: Impact opened with a 1.08 rating for Bully Ray’s show-opening promo, Jeff Hardy returning to TV, and Daniels & Kaz interrupting to set up the TV main event. There was also half of a commercial.
Q2: Impact dropped to a 0.97 rating for Velvet Sky vs. Tara in one of two Knockouts matches this week. Pre-match intros went longer than the match, though, and there were one-and-a-half commercial breaks.
Q3: Impact increased to a 1.04 rating for Austin Aries vs. Hernandez and one commercial.
Q4: Impact increased to a first-hour-high 1.10 rating for Kenny King capturing the X Division Title from Rob Van Dam and two full commercial breaks. It appears that even the minimalist of hype (as opposed to zero hype) for an X Division Title match has potential ...