Canadian viewership figures for SmackDown & Saturday Night Dynamite

Originally published at Canadian viewership figures for SmackDown & Saturday Night Dynamite

The Canadian viewership figures for Friday Night SmackDown and Saturday Night Dynamite this past weekend are in.

On Friday, SmackDown averaged 115,500 viewers with 50,900 in the 25-54 demographic on Sportsnet 360. Friday’s episode went against Game 7 of the New York Islanders vs. Tampa Bay Lightning series in the NHL playoffs, which was the most-watched sports broadcast in Canada that night. They also faced a Toronto Blue Jays vs. Baltimore Orioles game, and Game 2 of the NBA playoff series between Atlanta and Milwaukee.

The previous week’s episode of SmackDown on June 18th featuring the Hell in a Cell match between Roman Reigns and Rey Mysterio averaged 133,000 viewers going against the Montreal Canadiens vs. Las Vegas Golden Knights.

Saturday Night Dynamite aired on TSN 2 and averaged 49,000 viewers featuring Kenny Omega vs. Jungle Boy for the AEW Championship. The viewership was up from the Friday, June 18th episode that averaged 38,000 in Canada but still well below the previous Friday night episodes over the past month.