This Week’s Impact Rating Is In

This week’s episode of Impact Wrestling drew a 1.28 (1.3) cable rating with 1.70 million viewers. The show was up 23% in the key male 18 – 49 demographic and was up from last week’s 1.15 cable rating. The hour breakdowns were a 1.35 (1.4) in the first hour and 1.22 (1.2) in the second; quarter-hour breakdowns are below:

Q1: 1.41 rating – Opening promo between Robert Roode and James Storm to set up the main event
Q2: 1.33 rating – Knockout Tag Team Title match
Q3: 1.39 rating – Bischoffs promo, Samoa Joe backstage with Sting and Daniels backstage with RVD
Q4: 1.27 rating – Austin Aries vs. Jesse Sorensen, backstage segments
Q5: 1.34 rating – Robbie E. and Ronnie from Jersey Shore segment
Q6: 1.23 rating – Jeff Hardy & Mr. Anderson vs. Jeff Jarrett & Bully Ray tag match
Q7: 1.17 rating – Matt Morgan-Crimson confrontation
Q8: 1.14 rating – James Storm vs. Bobby Roode

The show has been going up against tough competition in key demographics in hour two with the return of Beavis and Butthead.