The numbers are in for GLORY 17 from this past weekend's event (June 21, 2014) in Inglewood, California, inside The Forum. With 483,000 viewers and a peak viewership of 862,000, the fight card became the fourth-highest rated show in the promotion's seven-show televised history on Spike TV.
The ratings are in for GLORY 17. The kickboxing promotion's seventh show on Spike TV saw 483,000 viewers tune in see Gabriel Varga win the featherweight "Contender" tournament and Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic def more
Glory 17 “Los Angeles” averaged 462,000 viewers for its two-hour broadcast on Saturday night, according to an industry source. more
Lara plans on taking Canelo to "Cuban boxing school."
Showtime boxing will fill the gap in combat sports this weekend with its latest and greatest pugilistic pay-per-view (PPV), featuring Saul "Canelo" Alvarez in junior-middleweight action against Cuban import Erislandy Lara, which takes place this Saturday night (July 12, 2014) inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Check out the full weigh in results from earlier today in "Sin City" -- along with the YouTube video -- right here.
The first ever World Series of Fighting show on NBC draws a solid number with 906,000 viewers tuning in.
The first show on NBC appears to have done well for the World Series of Fighting.
The card, which featured a lightweight title bout between Justin Gaethje and Nick Newell for Gaethje's championship, drew 906,000 viewers. That's obviously a record for WSOF, which routinely draws around 200,000 viewers for their fights on NBCSN.
The late afternoon timeslot has proven successful for fights in th more
FOX Sports 1 celebrated the July 4th holiday weekend as never before with Red, White & Fight Week, a massive dose of UFC programming, highlighted by the UFC 175 Prelims and The Ultimate Fighter Season 19 Finale. more
The UFC reeled in good ratings for "Read, White and Fight Week," as their UFC 175 prelim ratings were up from UFC 174, while the TUF 19 ratings were down from TUF 18 last December. It has been a good weekend for the UFC on television as the promotion pulled relatively strong numbers for their respective broadcasts.
According to MMAPayout, last Saturday night's UFC 175 prelims drew 1 million viewers on FOX Sports 1, which is up from last month's PPV event, as the UFC 174 prelims drew 784, 000 vie more
Ratings were strong across the board for MMA programming this past weekend.The prelims to UFC 175 on Saturday night drew 1 million viewers, the best number for a pay-per-view prelims show so far this year. That wasn't a surprise since UFC 175 was expected to be the year's biggest show so far, and Urijah Faber, who headlined the prelims, was the biggest star to appear this year on the pre-PPV shows on FS 1.The number was slightly ahead of the 936,000 viewers for the prelims of UFC 170 on Feb. 22, more
UFC Fight Night "Swanson vs. Stephens" averaged 704,000 viewers on Fox Sports 1 on Saturday night, according to a tvbythenumbers.com report. more
Stacking the main card with three title fights was definitely worth it in the end for Ray Sefo and the gang ...
Business is about to pick up.
World Series of Fighting (WSOF) drew its biggest television number yet in the promotion's short history with WSOF 10: "Branch vs. Taylor" last Saturday night (June 21, 2014).
Complete with three title fights on the main card, the NBC Sports broadcast shattered previous records held by events from the past, bringing in 365,000 viewers, according to MMA Figh more