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Last Thursday’s (8/12) Impact Wrestling episode on AXS TV, with follow-up to the prior night’s announcement that Christian Cage would challenge Kenny Omega for the Impact World Title on AEW Rampage the following night, drew 122,000 viewers, up from 103,000 the prior week and 113,000 and 104,000 the prior two weeks.
One year ago, the same four week period averaged 159,000 viewers, with a high of 182,000 and a low of 134,000.
Impact is advertising Christian celebrating his Impact Title win on Thursday night on AXS TV. With added publicity on AEW TV shows, Impact has reason to believe they’ll improve upon last week’s 122,000 viewership number.