What You Didn’t See On RAW, Future WM Locations, More
– John Cena called out CM Punk after RAW. Punk came out in a Dracula mask and they hit their finishers on The Miz and R-Truth, who were still in the ring.
– Friday’s episode of WWE SmackDown scored a 1.93 (1.9) cable rating, down from a 2.18 (2.2) cable rating the week before. The show had it’s lowest rating since it started picking up in mid-September, though it saw only slight drops in the important 18 – 49 demographic. The show averaged 2.84 million viewers. It ranked #7 in overall viewers, #4 among males 18-34, and #3 among males 18-49 among cable shows.
– WWE officials have reportedly decided on locations for WrestleMania 29 in 2013 and WrestleMania 30 in 2014. Top contending cities for those two events are believed to be Toronto and Arlington, Texas but that’s nowhere close to being confirmed yet.
Officials have briefly discussed locations for WrestleMania 31 in 2015 and WrestleMania 32 in 2016 with plans to really start working on the location for those events in January or February of next year.