SmackDown viewership goes up again.
ShowBuzzDaily reports that Tuesday's episode of WWE SmackDown Live drew 2,164,000 viewers. This number is up from last week's viewership of 2,088,000 viewers. The SmackDown viewership number has now risen for a third straight week. Tuesday's episode is the highest viewership number since the Apr. 16 episode drew 2,219,000 viewers.
The rating in the 18 to 49 demographic came in at a 0.67, up from last week's 0.63. It's the highest rating since the May 28 episode drew a 0.69 rating in the same demographic. SmackDown finished first on the night among cable originals.
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