The first hour of Raw averaged 2.788 million viewers. It's also a sign that people were not happy after watching Backlash and a lot of people did not care enough to watch Raw to see the follow-up.
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Other matches on WWE Raw this week saw Braun Strowman defeat Kevin Owens to advance to Money in the Bank, and Seth Rollins defended the IC Title against Mojo Rawley.
The Boss, The Shenom and the leader of The Riott Squad slug it out for the right to compete in the Women's Money in the Bank Ladder Match.This is down from the 3,066,000 viewers the show did last week. The final hour of the show averaged 2.549 million viewers. They came in 5th in the 18-45 demographic, after the National Basketball Association playoffs which recorded 9 million Viewers across both airings and Love and Hip-Hop: Atlanta. WWE will look to work on increasing their viewership again, heading into the Money in the Bank pay-per-view.
Hour 3: 2,548,000 viewers with 880 thousand in the 18-49 year old demographic.