TNA Impact Draws Highest Rating In Over A Year

Last night’s heavily hyped episode of TNA iMPACT! drew a 1.36 cable rating (not including the overrun), the program’s highest mark since January 4, 2010. The first hour drew a 1.32, while the second hour garnered a 1.41. iMPACT drew 1.8 million viewers over the course of two hours. The show’s overrun featuring Sting vs. Jeff Hardy drew a 1.48.

Here are the quarter hour numbers:

Q1 – 1.52 rating – In-ring segment featuring Dixie Carter, Hulk Hogan, Immortal and Fortune

Q2 – 1.26 rating – Backstage segments featuring Bart Scott, Immortal, The Jarretts, AJ Styles, Kazarian, Matt Hardy, Hulk Hogan and Eric Bischoff; Beer Money, Inc. vs. Gunner and Murphy

Q3 – 1.32 rating – Beer Money, Inc. vs. Gunner and Murphy; backstage segments featuring The Jarretts and Angelina of Jersey Shore; Velvet Sky vs. Sarita, post-match with The Shore and Angelina

Q4 – 1.17 rating – In-ring segment featuring The Shore, Angelina, Sarita and The Beautiful People; backstage segments featuring Mr. Anderson, Eric Young, Orlando Jordan, Jeff Jarrett, Ric Flair, Kurt Angle and Hulk Hogan

Q5 – 1.36 rating – The Jarretts’ wedding; backstage segments with Hulk Hogan, Jeff Hardy, Eric Bischoff and The Jarretts; Scott Steiner vs. Rob Terry

Q6 – 1.43 rating – Scott Steiner vs. Rob Terry; backstage segments with Ric Flair, Bart Scott and Kurt Angle; Matt Morgan vs. Hernandez

Q7 – 1.37 rating – backstage segment with Hulk Hogan and Mr. Anderson; The Jarretts’ wedding

Q8 – 1.42 rating – The Jarretts’ wedding, limo shot of boots, Jeff Hardy and Sting ring entrances

Overrun – 1.48 – Sting vs. Jeff Hardy

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