“The Man” Becky Lynch and Tiffany Stratton helped secure the highest ratings for NXT in nearly three years. They main evented this week’s show where Lynch defeated Stratton to become the NXT Women’s Champion for the first time in her career.
According to Sports TV Ratings, the Sept. 12 episode of NXT had 850,000 viewers which is up from its last week’s number of 673,000. In addition, that is the highest rating episode since Oct. 28, 2020. And that episode was Halloween Havoc which was also headlined by the women with Io Shirai (SKY) taking on Candice LeRae.
Another strong number shows that the main event match between Lynch and Stratton peaked at 927,000 viewers. The overun peaked over one million according to Wrestlenomics.
How does Becky feel about the ratings, well…
The main event match has 421K views on YouTube and counting in less than 24 hours.