AEW Dynamite Draws Highest Viewership Since September For 12/2, Outdraws NXT

AEW Dynamite got a solid boost in terms of viewership and ratings this week.

The December 2 episode of AEW Dynamite averaged 913,000 viewers, which is up from the 712,000 viewers the November 25 episode drew. This was Dynamite's best viewership since September 9 when it drew 1.016 million viewers. The show also drew 543,000 viewers in the 18-49 demographic.

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As for NXT, this week's show drew 658,000 viewers, down from November 25's 712,000 viewers. NXT drew just 210,000 viewers in the 18-49 demographic.

AEW drew a 0.42 rating in the 18-49 demographic this week, which is up from last week's 0.26 rating. NXT drew a 0.16 rating in the 18-49 demographic this week, which is down from last week's 0.20 rating.

AEW Dynamite saw the debut of WCW legend Sting, followed by an announcement that he has signed a multi-year deal with the company. In addition, Kenny Omega defeated Jon Moxley in the main event to become the new AEW World Champion, followed by an AEW/IMPACT Wrestling crossover teaser.

NXT this week was the final stop before TakeOver: WarGames, taking place on December 6. In the main event, Shotzi Blackheart defeated Raquel Gonzalez in a ladder match to give her team the WarGames advantage. In addition, WWE announced that Tommaso Ciampa and Timothy Thatcher will face off at TakeOver: WarGames.

For full results of AEW Dynamite, click here and for full results of NXT, click here. Don't forget to check out the Wednesday Night War podcast at this link as well as viewership of past wrestling shows here.

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