Viewership for NXT on USA Network is in.
According to Showbuzz Daily, NXT on the USA Network, the first of its weekly, episodic run, averaged 1.179 million viewers. That number is much higher than the last time NXT was on USA Network which was in 2017 and did 841,000 viewers. In the 18-49 demographic, the show drew a 0.43 rating, which was fourth on cable for the day.
The first hour of NXT on the USA Network saw Candice LeRae win a fatal four-way to become the No. 1 contender to the NXT Women's Championship as well as Roderick Strong beating Velveteen Dream to win the North American title.
Top 5 Most Watched NXT (9/18) Videos on YouTube
Triple H rejoices with NXT crowd (213,000 views)
Imperium crashes match and put NXT on notice (130,000 views)
Velveteen Dream vs. Roderick Strong (126,000 views)
Lio Rush vs. Oney Lorcan (125,000 views)
Matt Riddle and Killian Dain’s street fight devolves into a brawl (121,000 views)
If you missed anything from NXT, check out Fightful's full report on the show and listen to the post-show podcast for a complete review of all the action.