Wednesday's "Bash at the Beach" Edition of Dynamite on TNT drew 940,000 viewers, topping the 700,000 viewers garnered by NXT on the USA Network by 34%, according to Showbuzz Daily.
AEW ranked #5 in the Cable Top 150 for the 18-49 demo, while NXT ranked #31. AEW ranked #29 in total viewership, while NXT ranked #39.
Last week's Dynamite episode drew 947,000 viewers and ranked #6 in the Cable Top 150, and #36 in viewership, so it was down slightly (0.7%). NXT was down 3% as last week's episode drew 721,000 viewers and ranked #55 in the Cable Top 150, and #45 in viewership.
AEW drew a 0.38 rating in the 18-49 demographic while NXT drew a 0.21 in the same demo this week, so AEW topped NXT by 81% in the target demo. Last week's AEW show drew a 0.36 rating while the NXT episode drew a 0.19 in that demographic.
The NBA game between the Rockets and the Trail Blazers on ESPN topped the night in the 18-49 demographic on the Cable Top 150 with a 0.44 rating, but just 1.128 million viewers. Hannity topped the night on cable in viewership with 3.787 million viewers, ranking #19 on the Cable Top 150 with a 0.28 rating in the 18-49 demographic.
Final network TV numbers aren't available yet but there was nothing unusual as NBC's line-up of Chicago Med, Chicago Fire and Chicago PD topped the night in viewership and ratings.
Below is our 2020 NXT Viewership Tracker:
January 1 Episode: 548,000 viewers with a 0.15 rating in the 18-49 demographic
January 8 Episode: 721,000 viewers with a 0.19 rating in the 18-49 demographic
January 15 Episode: 700,000 viewers with a 0.21 rating in the 18-49 demographic
January 22 Episode:
2019 Total: 10.209 million viewers over 13 episodes
2019 Average: 785,307 viewers per episode
Below is our 2020 AEW Dynamite Viewership Tracker:
January 1 Episode: 967,000 viewers with a 0.36 rating in the 18-49 demographic
January 8 Episode: 947,000 viewers with a 0.36 rating in the 18-49 demographic
January 15 Episode: 940,000 viewers with a 0.38 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Bash at the Beach episode)
January 22 Episode:
2019 Total: 10.840 million viewers over 12 episodes
2019 Average: 903,333 viewers per episode