Sunday’s iRacing eNASCAR Pro Invitational, which was a 100-lap race contested on the virtual Homestead-Miami Speedway and was televised on FS1 was a smashing success. And it gave Sunday a slight bit of normalcy during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Pro Invitational garnered a 0.53 rating and snagged 903,000 viewers. The race marked the second-highest rated sporting event on cable for the week, trailing just AEW Wrestling, which recorded a 0.54 rating.
The top sporting event on TV for the week was WWE Friday Night Smackdown on FOX, that broadcast secured a 1.54 rating and had 2.57-million viewers.
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