The WWE Raw episode on July 17, 2023, saw a bump in the ratings following the appearance of Brock Lesnar.
As reported by Brandon Thurston of WrestleNomics, the episode attracted an average of 1.881 million viewers on the USA Network, showing an increase from the 1.809 million viewers from the previous week. Additionally, the 18-49 demographic witnessed a rise in the average rating, reaching 0.57 compared to the 0.56 rating of the previous week.
The main story of the show was Brock Lesnar attacking Cody Rhodes and accepting the SummerSlam challenge. Sonya Deville & Chelsea Green also defeated Liv Morgan & Raquel Rodriguez to win the Women’s Tag Team Championship.