Wednesday Night Wars Ratings & Viewership (1/27/2021)

Wednesday Night Wars Ratings (1/27/2021): NXT Sees Big Increase But Still Falls Short Of AEW

The viewership numbers are in for last night’s Wednesday night wrestling shows and it was a tale of two shows that headed in opposite directions.

While still coming out on top, AEW Dynamite fell to 734,000 viewers and a 0.29 rating, representing an almost 15% and 20% drop respectively, week-over-week.

NXT, on the other hand, closed the gap considerably with one of its best weeks in recent memory drawing 720,000 viewers and a 0.21 rating, the latter figure representing its strongest rating in the key 18-49 demo since October.

On the night, Dynamite placed #6 in the cable charts in that demo while NXT trailed behind in #24 position, however, along with its win in the usual 50+ category, NXT also came out on top in women 18-49 and women 12-34.

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