According to ShowBuzz Daily, this past Sunday night’s Total Bellas season premiere averaged 517,000 viewers, which is down from the 681,000 viewership number averaged by last season’s premiere.
Sunday’s Total Bellas season premiere ranked #24 in overall TV viewership for the night.
Top Raw Star Reportedly Signs New WWE Deal
According to the WrestleVotes Twitter account, WWE Raw star Sasha Banks recently inked a new deal with WWE:
Contract news: hearing that Sasha Banks has re-signed to remain w/ WWE within the last week or so. She will continue to be a key part of the women’s division for years to come. Sasha certainly earned her new deal. She moves lots of merchandise & the young fans love her.
— WrestleVotes (@WrestleVotes) May 22, 2018
As noted, Sasha Banks will be competing in a “Last Chance” Gauntlet Match on Raw next week, with the winner advancing to the Money in the Bank ladder match next month.
Cole vs Lawler Clip
WWE has released the following “On This Day In History” clip featuring footage of Jerry Lawler vs Michael Cole at Over the Limit in 2011:
— WWE Network (@WWENetwork) May 22, 2018