Bellator Season 5 Debut Pulls 386,000 Viewers on MTV2


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Bellator season 5's latest offering on MTV 2 pulled in a total of 386,000 viewers for the initial and re-broadcast of the show airing from Atlantic City, NJ.

Industry sources revealed the ratings on Tuesday.

According to the ratings, Bellator’s debut on Saturday night at 9pm ET pulled in 235,000 viewers, which is an 18% increase from last season’s average.

Bellator continues their season 5 tournaments with this weekend’s show in Hollywood, Fla with the middleweights getting into action.

Bellator Fighting Championships currently airs on Saturday night’s on MTV2. This weekend’s broadcast will actually air earlier than normal with a start time of 7pm ET to coincide with the UFC Fight Night card airing on Spike TV starting at 9pm ET.

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