WWE Backstage Viewership Goes Up For June 16 Episode With Bret Hart & CM Punk

WWE Backstage's viewership shot up this week with Bret Hart and CM Punk on the show.

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.

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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.

WWE Backstage airs every Tuesday on Fox Sports 1 at 11 p.m. ET.

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