By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
Monday’s WWE Raw television show averaged 1.722 million viewers, according to Showbuzzdaily.com. Viewership was up from the 1.715 million average from last week.
Powell’s POV: The Retribution faction and Shane McMahon’s Raw Underground didn’t lead to much in the way of increased interest in the show compared to last week when both debuted. The first hour of Raw averaged 1.811 million viewers. Hour two drew 1.754 million viewers. The final hour of the show averaged 1.601 million viewers. The August 12, 2019 edition of Raw delivered 2.729 million viewers.
The new edition of the Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features referee Rob Page discussing the difficulty of reffing tag matches in the modern era, making three counts if a wrestler's shoulders are down even if it wasn't the planned finish, the growth of F1rst Wrestling, and more...