As many of you know by now, AEW’s Double or Nothing pay-per-view on Sunday night received an overwhelmingly positive response from wrestling fans across the globe. According to a report from the Wrestling Observer, AEW Double or Nothing drew in a reported 159,000 pay-per-view buys.
Prior to this year’s show, last year’s Double or Nothing show was the second highest grossing AEW pay-per-view event with 120,000 buys. In comparison between this year’s show with last year’s event, we saw a 12% increase in streaming numbers, surpassing the 2020 event by a pretty good amount.
The television pay-per-view numbers, in terms of advanced buys, were well above what was recorded in 2020.
AEW Double or Nothing 2021 was held on Sunday, May 30 at Daily’s Place in Jacksonville, Florida. The event was held at full capacity. The show was headlined by the second Stadium Stampede match, which took place at the neighboring TIAA Bank Field.