8/23 WWE Smackdown sees an increase in overall viewers from last week, WWE wins the night on cable

Last night’s 8/23 WWE Smackdown drew an average of 2.71 million viewers on Tuesday night on the USA Network according to Showbuzzdaily.com.

This is up from last week’s show that drew 2.47 million viewers. Smackdown was the No. 1 show on cable Tuesday night in the 18-49 demographic.

Smackdown, headlined by AJ Styles vs. Dolph Ziggler, averaged a 0.98 rating among adults 18-49 last night. This is up from last week’s 0.82 rating.