Episode seven of “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 14 earned an average
of 1.5 million viewers for its Wednesday night broadcast on Spike
Sherdog.com confirmed the figure with network officials Thursday.
The figure represents a slight decrease from last week’s episode,
which earned 1.6 million viewers.
In addition to the average overall viewership, episode seven also
posted a household rating of 1.1 and scores of 1.68 and 1.48 in the
male 18-34 and 18-49 demographics, respectively.
Episode seven featured the close of the quarterfinal round of
fights, as Team Bisping’s T.J.
Dillashaw took on Team Miller’s Roland
Delorme, who suffered from a nasty skin infection on his foot
prior to the contest.
Dillashaw lived up to his hype, dominating Delorme with takedowns
and ground-and-pound in round one. The second frame would prove no
easier for Delorme, who was knocked down and then finished with a
Semifinal pairings were announced after the bout, and Dillashaw
will meet Dustin
Pague. Also at bantamweight, John Dodson
will lock horns with Johnny
Bedford. At 145 pounds, Diego
Brandao will face Bryan
Caraway while Hamid
Corassani will square off with Dennis