The recent UFC on FX 7: Belfort vs. Bisping event not only sold out Brazil, it also drew record TV ratings for an FX event both on the main network and for the prelim bouts on Fuel TV.
UFC on FX 3 drew an average of 1.1 million viewers to FX on Friday night, while the event’s preliminary card averaged 84,000 viewers on Fuel TV, according to industry sources.
This past weekend's UFC on FX 5 event drew below-average ratings for both the FX-televised main card and the FUEL TV-televised preliminary card.
The Oct. 5 event took place on a rare Fr...
UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II was easily the most anticipated fight card of the year and that anticipation spilled over to the UFC 148 preliminary bouts on FX.
The UFC 161: Evans vs. Henderson preliminary bout telecast on FX drew the lowest TV ratings of any UFC pay-per-view event prelims since UFC 152: Jones vs. Belfort.
Cain Velasquez vs Bigfoot Silva UFC 160 PreThe UFC 160: Velasquez vs. Bigfoot 2 preliminary broadcast on FX drew an average audience of 1.3 million viewers on Saturday night.
UFC 158: St-Pierre vs. Diaz continued setting TV ratings benchmarks on Tuesday as the numbers came back for the UFC 158 Prelims on FX.
UFC on Fuel TV 7, airing outside of prime time, pulled strong TV ratings, nearly matching the high mark for a live UFC event on the network.
The recent UFC 156 Prelims on FX set a new benchmark for preliminary bout telecasts, whether on FX or Fuel TV.
The lineup is set for Friday's UFC on FX 5 event.
The event takes place at Minneapolis' Target Center with a Travis Browne vs. Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva heavyweight headliner.