Kurt Angle Discusses WWE's Declining Ratings, Thinks Crowds Coming Back Will Help

WWE Hall of Famer Kurt Angle recently spoke to Denise Salcedo of Instinct Culture to talk all things pro-wrestling. Highlights from the interview can be found below.

Says that running shows without fans has hurt the ratings:

I think that crowds are going to make a huge difference.{in regards to ratings} It just sucks that right now all these companies are waiting for that {live audiences} to return. It’s been very frustrating and I know first hand because I worked as a producer in WWE and being in the meetings it just really sucks to not have the fans there.

Thinks the wrestling business will boom after there's a vaccine:

There’s a lot of things we have to do that are different now so it’s going to take a while. I know we have to wait for this {vaccine} to come through, but it’s gonna take some time. I really think the business will boom afterward. I know the ratings have gone down to an extent but that’s because there’s no fans.

Check out Angle's comments below.

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