According to Showbuzz Daily, the June 16 episode of Backstage averaged 175,000 viewers, which is up from the June 9 episode of Backstage averaged 112,000 viewers, up from the 121,000 viewers the June 2 episode averaged and up from the 125,000 viewers the May 26 episode drew.
In the 18-49 demographic, the June 16 episode drew a 0.06 rating, which is 110th best on cable for the entire day. This is up from last week's 0.03 rating and up from the 0.04 rating that the June 2 episode drew and a 0.05 rating for May 26.
As mentioned, this week's special guest was Hart and Punk made his return as a guest. Prior to Backstage, FS1 aired the 1996 Survivor Series show. That broadcast did not rank in the top 150 among cable telecasts for the whole day.
"It was a lot of unnecessary pressure. Especially on @EdgeRatedR coming back."- @CMPunk on calling @RandyOrton vs. Edge 'The Greatest Wrestling Match Ever' before it ever happened.#WWEBackstage pic.twitter.com/ZZnd41O9YM— WWE on FOX (@WWEonFOX) June 17, 2020
WWE Backstage airs every Tuesday on Fox Sports 1 at 11 p.m. ET.