WWE Smackdown 1000 Ratings: Viewers up for October 16, Episode beats RAW in the ratings

Smackdown 1000 Ratings

WWE Smackdown 1000 Ratings are in for October 16, 2018.

This week’s 1,000th episode from Washington, DC drew an average of 2.55 million viewers on Tuesday night according to a report by Showbuzzdaily.com.

This is up from last week’s show that averaged 2.13 million viewers. The show came in at No. 5 for the night on cable, down from the No. 2 spot last week.

Although the show dipped a bit in the 18-49 demographics, overall viewers were actually higher than RAW this week, which drew an average of 2.40 million viewers.

NBA on TNT and MLB on TBS and FS1 took the top spots for the night on cable.

Demographic Ratings for Smackdown Live

Smackdown 1000, headlined by Rey Mysterio vs. Shinsuke Nakamura in a World Cup qualifying match, averaged a 0.92 rating among adults 18-49 on Tuesday night. This is way up from last week’s show that drew a 0.67 rating.