As seen during the November 20th 2023 edition of WWE RAW, it was announced by Cody Rhodes that Randy Orton will be making his return from injury at Saturday’s Survivor Series PLE.
WWE received some good news this week regarding Orton’s return as RAW drew 1.459 million viewers despite being up against the Philadelphia Eagles vs. Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl rematch. RAW also had the highest P18-49 viewership (0.49 rating) since September 4th.
Furthermore, the YouTube video of Cody announcing Orton’s return has over a million views as of Wednesday morning while a Twitter video of the announcement has 4.2 million views.
WWE has quickly sold most of the additional tickets for Survivor Series that were made available earlier this week. According to @WrestleTix, 574 tickets have been distributed over the past day and a complete sell-out of over 17,000 fans is expected.
WWEShop.com has released new merchandise for Orton leading up to Survivor Series.
— WWE (@WWE) November 21, 2023