The recent WWE Raw episode in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada featured a highly anticipated match between Trish Stratus and Becky Lynch, adding to the ongoing tension due to their absence from the WWE SummerSlam 2023 lineup.
In terms of viewership, the last week’s WWE Raw broadcast captured the attention of approximately 1.890 million viewers.
The August 14, 2023, WWE Raw Results:
- Sami Zayn secured victory against JD McDonagh.
- Chad Gable emerged victorious against Giovani Vinci.
- GUNTHER claimed victory over Otis.
- The team of Riddle and McIntyre, known as The Glasbros, triumphed over The Viking Raiders.
- Trish Stratus and Becky Lynch’s face-off concluded with a Double Countout.
- Cody Rhodes outshone Finn Balor in their match.
- The event’s ratings for August 7, 2023, stood at 1.890 million, demonstrating the viewership trend.
The previous weeks’ ratings were as follows:
- July 31, 2023: 1.759 million
- July 24, 2023: 1.818 million
- July 17, 2023: 1.88 million
- July 10, 2023: 1.809 million
As for ticket sales for WWE Raw, the event was held at the Canada Life Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and a total of 9,444 tickets were distributed, leaving only 303 available for purchase.
WWE Raw Recap:
- Sami Zayn triumphed against JD McDonagh in an unexpected victory.
- Chad Gable defeated Giovanni Vinci, with Piper Niven now aligned with Chelsea Green.
- GUNTHER managed to secure a win against Otis, showcasing his dominance.
- The team of Matt Riddle and Drew McIntyre dubbed The Glasbros, bested The Viking Raiders.
- Rhea Ripley overpowered Indi Hartwell, marking a strong debut for Ripley.
- Shinsuke Nakamura issued a challenge to Seth Rollins, setting up an intriguing feud.
- Trish Stratus and Becky Lynch’s match ended in a double countout, disappointing the audience.
- Cody Rhodes emerged victorious against Finn Balor in an engaging showdown.
The potential return of Bray Wyatt is generating buzz after his absence for the past six months from WWE programming. While he hasn’t yet received medical clearance, sources suggest progress toward his return. The creative team is reportedly discussing ideas for his return, which could occur as soon as September.