The viewership figure and demo rating for Friday’s (March 31) pre-WrestleMania edition of WWE SmackDown on FOX has been revealed.
Per Brandon Thurston of Wrestlenomics, SmackDown drew 2.484 million viewers. This is up from the March 24 edition that drew 2.219 million viewers.
This is the highest total viewership for the program since the January 27 episode.
In the 18-49 demographic, Friday’s show scored 0.69 rating. This is also up from the week prior that scored 0.58 rating.
WWE ranked #3 on broadcast primetime in the demo for the night. This is also the highest demo rating for the show in 2023 so far.
The show featured Bobby Lashley winning the Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal, while Cody Rhodes had his final confrontation with Roman Reigns ahead of their WrestleMania 39 main event.
For more information about SmackDown ratings, check out WrestleTalk’s SmackDown ratings tracker.
WWE Smackdown, Friday on Fox (8-10pm):
P18-49 rating: 0.69
#3 in P18-49 among broadcast primetime and cable originals
AEW Rampage, Friday on TNT (10-11pm):
P18-49 rating: 0.10
#43 cable original in P18-49
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