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NXT Rating BEATS AEW Dynamite this week with Adam Copeland debut

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In a surprising turn of events, WWE NXT has managed to surpass AEW Dynamite in viewership ratings this week. The wrestling world was abuzz with the debut of “The Rated R Superstar” Adam Copeland on AEW Dynamite, but it seems that NXT had the upper hand in drawing more viewers.

WWE NXT garnered a total of 857,000 viewers this week, which is notably higher than AEW Dynamite’s 800,000 viewers.

This is a significant achievement for NXT, especially considering the hype surrounding Adam Copeland’s debut on AEW Dynamite.

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AEW Dynamite Ratings

While AEW Dynamite’s viewership was lower, it’s worth noting that the show maintained a 0.28 rating in the key 18-49 demographic, the same as the previous week.

Despite the dip in total viewership, AEW Dynamite still managed to outperform WWE NXT in this crucial demographic.

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The Adam Copeland Factor

The wrestling community had eagerly anticipated Adam Copeland’s first appearance on AEW Dynamite. The episode featured him calling out his former tag team partner and close friend, Christian Cage.

The dynamics between these two wrestling icons have always been a point of interest for fans, and this confrontation was no exception.

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Potential Reasons for the Shift

There could be various reasons for the shift in viewership numbers. One potential factor could be the scheduling issues faced by AEW Dynamite, which might have impacted its ratings.

However, it’s clear that both brands are putting forth compelling content, making the wrestling landscape more competitive than ever.

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The Bigger Picture

While weekly ratings are essential, it’s crucial to look at the bigger picture. Both AEW Dynamite and WWE NXT have their unique strengths and fan bases.

Moments like Adam Copeland’s debut or NXT’s viewership win are just snapshots in the ever-evolving world of professional wrestling.

Both brands will undoubtedly continue to innovate and entertain fans worldwide.

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  • Did WWE NXT have higher viewership than AEW Dynamite this week?
    • Yes, WWE NXT had 857,000 viewers, while AEW Dynamite had 800,000 viewers.
  • What was the key 18-49 demographic rating for AEW Dynamite?
    • AEW Dynamite maintained a 0.28 rating in the key 18-49 demographic.
  • Who made a debut on AEW Dynamite this week?
    • “The Rated R Superstar” Adam Copeland made his debut on AEW Dynamite.
  • Did Adam Copeland interact with Christian Cage on the show?
    • Yes, Adam Copeland called out his former tag team partner and best friend, Christian Cage, during the episode.

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