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WWE SmackDown ratings down four percent following Super ShowDown

Following a night in which Raw posted record low non-holiday ratings, SmackDown held up slightly better, dropping just four percent from last week.

At an average of 1.93 million viewers, it was still among the lowest viewership totals for SmackDown since moving to Tuesday night, but several episodes in the last few months have had lower numbers.

SmackDown retained 90 percent of Monday's Raw number, a slightly better percentage than usual, which likely shows the impact that game five of the NBA Finals had on Raw's ratings. SmackDown had no major sports competition and finished eighth for the night in terms of total cable TV viewers, trailing only news related programming. The show did top the 18-49 demo with a 0.6 rating.

The John Cena hosted "Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader" averaged 836,000 viewers on Nickelodeon with a 0.22 rating in the 18-49 demo.

Year-over-year, SmackDown was down 12 percent, the first time in a month that the show has had a double-digit decline.

Here's a look at the last 10 weeks of SmackDown numbers as compared to Raw's from the same week: