Owens/Shane Ladder Match Gains Big Viewers Last Week; More Viewership Numbers

— Here are some specifics on segment-by-segment viewership gains and losses on last week's Friday Night Smackdown debut on FOX:

    ** Charlotte/Becky vs. Sasha/Bayley lost 360,000 viewers (but this was expected following the Rock segment)
    ** Rollins vs. Nakamura with Wyatt run-in lost 130,000 viewers
    ** Kevin Owens vs. Shane McMahon gained 235,000 viewers
    ** The 8-man tag + the Tyson Fury angle lost 222,000 viewers
    ** Reigns vs. Rowan lumberjack match lost 3,000 viewers
    ** Lesnar vs. Kingston and the Velasquez attack gained 115,000 viewers

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