The initial ratings numbers are in for the UFC on Fox 5 card held Saturday night in Seattle, and so far mixed martial arts captured the night in the key 18-49 demographic.
UFC on Fox 5 averaged 3.4 million viewers on Saturday night, a slight increase from the promotion’s previous two efforts on the Fox network.
Episode 11 of “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 16 averaged 804,000 viewers this past Friday on FX, while Bellator 82 drew 156,000 observers to MTV2 on the same night.
The UFC 154 preliminary card averaged 980,000 viewers during Saturday’s broadcast on the FX network, while Bellator 81 drew 149,000 observers the night prior on MTV2.
Ratings for FX's broadcast of this past weekend's UFC 154 preliminary card fell just short of the 1-million-viewer mark..
FX's two-hour broadcast, which featured four live preliminary-c...
The 10th installment of “The Ultimate Fighter 16” attracted an audience of 643,000 to FX this past Friday, according to an industry source.
Ratings for the 10th episode of "The Ultimate Fighter 16: Team Carwin
vs. Team Nelson" dipped significantly from the previous week and fell to
the second-smallest number of the season.
Friday night’s Bellator 80 averaged 148,000 viewers on MTV2, while Saturday’s early morning UFC on Fuel TV 6 drew 88,000.
Ratings for the ninth episode of "The Ultimate Fighter 16: Team Carwin vs. Team Nelson" dipped slightly this past Friday, but still were the fourth highest of the season.
The World Series of Fighting averaged 198,000 viewers for its Saturday night debut on NBC Sports Network, Sherdog.com learned Tuesday from an industry source.
Bellator Fighting Championships recorded a new Season 7 ratings high last Friday night, as Bellator 79 averaged 220,000 viewers on MTV2.
Ratings for the eighth episode of "The Ultimate Fighter 16: Team Carwin vs. Team Nelson" tied a season high this past Friday.
1.1 million people tuned into the UFC's reality competition...
Episode 8 of “The Ultimate Fighter 16” drew an average of 1.1 million viewers to FX this past Friday, according to an industry source.
The up-and-down ratings trend for Bellator Fighting Championships' Spike
TV broadcasts continued this past week as 154,000 viewers tuned in for
Friday's Bellator 78 event.
That number w...
Ratings for the seventh episode of "The Ultimate Fighter 16: Team Carwin vs. Team Nelson" slipped from the previous week's number with 676,000 total viewers tuning into the broadcast.