Source: Bellator 91 Draws 901,000 Viewers on Spike TV
Thursday night’s Bellator
broadcast on Spike TV averaged 901,000 viewers, the
promotion’s best showing since its eighth-season debut.
Sherdog.com on Friday verified the figure with an industry source,
who also confirmed that the two-hour broadcast posted ratings of
0.8 and 0.7 in the Male 18-49 and M18-34 demographics, setting
season highs in both categories. The viewership peaked between
11:45 p.m. and midnight ET, attracting just over 1 million viewers
during the quarter hour. The replay netted Spike TV an additional
341,000 viewers and brought the four-hour block’s viewership total
to 1.24 million.
Bellator 92 took place at Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho,
N.M., and saw Attila Vegh
wrest the light heavyweight title from Christian
M’Pumbu in the evening’s five-round main event. The main card
also featured the lightweight tournament semifinals, highlighted by
Awad’s 43-second knockout of favored prospect Will
Onetime welterweight David
Rickels also advanced to the 155-pound finals by taking a
clear-cut unanimous nod over injury replacement Jason
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