WWE Extreme Rules featured the blinding of Rey Mysterio along with marketed world championship matches between Dolph Ziggler and Drew McIntyre and Bray Wyatt taking over Braun Strowman in a Swamp Fight.
Friday’s broadcast of SmackDown garnered 1.893 million viewers.
WWE Raw Ratings—Last Five Weeks
- July 13, 2020—1.561 million viewers
- July 6, 2020—1.687 million viewers
- June 29, 2020—1.735 million viewers
- June 22, 2020—1.922 million viewers
- June 15, 2020—1.939 million viewers
- July 17, 2020—1.893 million viewers
- July 10, 2020—1.900 million viewers
- July three, 2020—1.777 million viewers
- June 26, 2020—2.174 million viewers
- June 19, 2020—2.089 million viewers
WWE Extreme Rules 2020—Key Competition
- Mainstream News Coverage of COVID-19
- Titan Games on NBC
- MLB Spring Training
Pro Wrestling Bits—WWE Extreme Rules 2020 Preview
WWE Raw Total YouTube Viewership this Past Monday
6,830,331 views (Down from eight,880,326)
- Most-Viewed: Ruby Riott and Bianca Belair vs. The IIconics (866,262 views)
- Least-Viewed: Big Show Accept’s Randy Orton’s Challenge (183,997 views)
- Median Viewership: 561,520
WWE SmackDown Total YouTube Viewership this Past Friday
three,790,642 views (Down from four,437,028)
- Most-Viewed: AJ Styles vs. Matt Riddle—Intercontinental Championship (647,652 views)
- Least-Viewed: King Corbin Provides a Warning for Matt Riddle (68,929 views)
- Median Viewership: 275,422
WWE Horror Show at Extreme Rules 2020 Results: Sunday, July 19, 2020
Shinsuke Nakamura and Cesaro def. The New Day—Tables Match for the WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championships
Shinsuke Nakamura’s struggles with the desk might have been sufficient to land him a plum “I am the Table” spot on Botchamania.
There was little or no noise given the quantity of developmental trainees in attendance.
This was a surprisingly one-sided feud that ended with Cesaro and Shinsuke Nakamura because the SmackDown tag crew champions.
Bayley def. Nikki Cross—WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championships
Nikki Cross wrestled the primary couple of minutes of this match in quick ahead. This was a theme so far of the evening.
This match was enhanced by the dueling facial expressions of supporters Alexa Bliss and Sasha Banks.
How did Sasha Banks go this lengthy in her profession with out usually utilizing her brass knuckles as a weapon?
Seth Rollins def. Rey Mysterio—Eye for an Eye
If Rey Mysterio does will get blinded, he ought to present up on #WWE TV each week within the fallacious masks.
Rey Mysterio delivers the Curb Stomp nearly in addition to Seth Rollins does.
Seth Rollins puking after blinding Rey Mysterio was a really real looking contact to a predictably wacky match.
Later on within the evening, Charli Caruso famous “there is a chance” Rey Mysterio can regain his imaginative and prescient. What she didn’t say is his “vision” depends upon whether or not or not he re-signs with WWE.
Sasha Banks def. Asuka (?)—WWE Raw Championship
Quite a bit appeared to be driving on this match, particularly after Bayley’s victory. Either Sasha Banks and Bayley seize all of the gold and maintain it pushing, or Sasha Banks fails and all of it begins to disintegrate.
This match was in some way capable of stand out as a novel wrestling contest regardless of an evening that marketed a blinding stipulation and a Swamp Fight stipulation.
This was simply the perfect match of the evening so far and nothing projected to prime it.
WWE appeared to telegraph the end as Sasha banks desperately proclaimed “I have to be” the Raw girls’s champion.
Drew McIntyre def. Dolph Ziggler—Extreme Rules Match (for Dolph Ziggler) for WWE Championship
Given the developments of the final match, if Dolph Ziggler can efficiently steal a referee’s t-shirt, we might have a brand new WWE champion.
Dolph Ziggler’s stipulation—of being the one one who can use Extreme Rules—is definitely fairly sensible, nevertheless if and when he loses boy will that make him look weak.
Dolph Ziggler shrewdly delivered a Rock Bottom as a shout to The Rock’s latest effusive reward of him.
The Fiend Drags Braun Strowman into Swamp—Swamp Fight
WWE’s storyline continuity doesn’t assist the truth that Braun Strowman can raise a semi-truck together with his personal naked arms however isn’t robust sufficient to interrupt away from metal chains.
It certain was good to listen to Bray Wyatt’s previous theme music.
Bray Wyatt’s promo to Braun Strowman in chains actually ought to have been saved for the go-home present designed to provide us a cause to consider on this match.
Sadly, this match was an abject failure throughout.