Another week has gone by and the viewership for this week’s episodes of AEW Dynamite and NXT has been revealed.
Bryan Alvarez reported on Twitter that All Elite Wrestling garnered 850,000 average viewers while NXT only managed to garner 638,000 average viewers. Both shows went up in viewership but Dynamite gained much more than NXT.
— Bryan Alvarez (@bryanalvarez) November 19, 2020
AEW Dynamite had the more significant boost in viewership from the prior week. Their 850,000 viewers was 86,000 more viewers than last week’s number of 764,000 viewers. This week’s show features a big heel turn from Will Hobbs as well as the in-ring return on PAC.
Meanwhile on the NXT side of things, they managed to garner 632,000 last week before jumping up 6,000 viewers this week. This week’s show featured a pair of championship matches and the return of Finn Balor.
Leon Ruff defended his NXT North American Championship against Johnny Gargano by disqualification. Damian Priest interfered in the match leading to Ruff retaining the title. In the final match of the night, Io Shirai defended the NXT Women’s Championship in a fantastic match against Rhea Ripley.
They also announced NXT TakeOver WarGames for December 6 where the Undisputed Era will take on Pat McAfee’s faction.