SAN FRANCISCO - Junior Dos Santos and Cain Velasquez combined at UFC on FOX to put on the most-watched fight in U.S. television history.
But UFC officials aren't done counting.
Saturday's UFC on Fox 7 television audience peaked at 4.7 million viewers for the main event title bout between Benson Henderson and Gilbert Melendez.
Saturday night’s UFC on Fox 5 broadcast peaked with 5.7 million viewers during the evening’s lightweight title headliner, network officials announced Tuesday.
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.
Despite one of the year's most entertaining main cards, Saturday's UFC on FOX 3 event saw its ratings plummet.
The May 5 broadcast averaged just 2.4 million viewers, MMAjunkie.com today...
This past weekend's UFC on FOX 2 event, which featured three main-card bouts, averaged 4.7 million viewers.
MMAjunkie.com today confirmed the figures with industry sources.
The very-early ratings are in for Saturday's UFC on FOX event, and the one-hour special drew an estimated 4.64 million viewers, according to tvbythenumbers.com.
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While ratings were predictably down for UFC on Fox 8, the event still ranked No. 1 among the 18-49 year-old demographic on Saturday night.
It looks like flyweights can appeal to the masses.
The flyweights have officially arrived and the numbers from the overnight ratings prove that people were definitely there in support.
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.
The UFC 153 prelims averaged 1 million viewers on the FX network this past Saturday, while Bellator 76 attracted 175,000 observers the night prior on MTV2.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship and Bellator Fighting Championships once again went head-to-head Friday night, with UFC on FX 5 and Bellator 75 averaging 1.1 million and 145,000 viewers, ...