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The Neilsen ratings for Saturday's UFC on FOX show were the highest in one year, but not two years, when the final numbers came out Tuesday.The show, headlined by Anthony "Rumble" Johnson's first-round win over Alexander Gustafsson that earned Johnson a title shot at light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, did a 1.8 rating and 3,049,000 viewers. That beat the past three shows on FOX, but was slightly down from the 1.9 rating and 3,200,000 viewers for the Jan. 26, 2014, show headlined by Benson Hen read news >>

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The Anthony "Rumble" Johnson win over Alexander Gustafsson Saturday night paced UFC on FOX to drawing 2.82 million viewers on the preliminary overnight ratings. It was the best overnight number for a UFC on FOX event since January 26, 2013. The UFC had a solid showing Saturday night on FOX, as based on the overnight ratings, the show headlined by Anthony "Rumble" Johnson's win over Alexander Gustafsson did 2.82 million viewers and a 1.1 rating in the key 18-49 demo based on figures from TVbythen read news >>

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David Allen, the UFC's General Manager for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) talks about their ongoing European expansion, Conor McGregor and the possibility of title fights in Europe. On Friday, the UFC announced three more shows in the European market for 2015, at the pre-fight press conference for their second-biggest event of all time: UFC on Fox 14: Gustafsson vs. Johnson. The expansion into Europe has picked up pace, especially since the UFC brass hired the experienced European busines read news >>

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Impressive, indeed. UFC Fight Night 58 took place last weekend (Sat., Dec 20, 2014) from Sao Paulo, Brazil, and featured a middleweight clash between former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida and C.B. Dollaway. And the event, which aired on FOX Sports 1, was a ratings hit for the mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion, as it drew an estimated 1.2 million viewers according to a press release courtesy of FOX Sports. Last Saturday night's UFC® FIGHT NIGHT: MAC read news >>

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Move that needle! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight standouts not only bring the power and pain, but they bring the eyeballs, too. UFC on FOX 13, which went down on Dec. 13, 2014, from U.S. Airways Arena in Phoenix, Ariz., drew a solid 3.8 million viewers, according to a FOX Sports press release. The stacked event featured three Heavyweight fights on the televised main card, including Matt Mitrione knocking out Gabriel Gonzaga in round one (watch it) and Alistair Overeem obliterat read news >>

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Saturday night's UFC on FOX special, featuring the five-round war between Junior Dos Santos and Stipe Miocic on a mostly heavyweight fight card, did 2.8 million viewers overall, and peaked at 3.8 million viewers for the main event. The UFC's Saturday night show on FOX headlined by Junior Dos Santos vs. Stipe Miocic did a 1.6 rating and 2.8 million viewers.The viewer number was identical to last year's December show on FOX, headlined by Demetrious Johnson vs. Joseph Benavidez for the flyweight ti read news >>

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Viewers watching World Series of Fighting (WSOF) 16 last Sat. night (Dec. 13, 2014) on NBC Sports Network from Sacramento, Calif., saw a trademark of a Rousimar Palhares fight: a leg submission so painful the opponent was left unable to stand after the bout. See for yourself right here. WSOF President Ray Sefo addressed the troubled fighter's reputation before the fight, and assured MMAmania.com that "Toquinho" would follow the rules. "We addressed this issue when we first signed him. If (a subm read news >>

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The numbers are in for UFC on FOX 13 and the preliminary figures give the event 2.27 million viewers and an .9 in the coveted 18-49 demographic, according to TV By The Numbers. Saturday's numbers are a jump up from the UFC on FOX 12 overnights, which only saw 2.02 million viewers and .8 in the 18-49 demographic. UFC on FOX 13 was headlined by a heavyweight non-title bout between Stipe Miocic and Junior dos Santos. Santos and Miocic went the distance when the Brazilian claimed the unanimous decis read news >>

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UFC Fight Night 57, which faced strong sports competition on Saturday, led FOX Sports 1 to a strong Saturday night in the ratings.The Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson main event, pitting two of the company's top four featherweights in its rankings against each other, led the main card to drawing 903,000 viewers, up 11 percent from the usual Fight Night average. The show's peak quarter hour was 1,021,000 viewers. For a comparison, the Nov. 8 Fight Night show did 699,000 viewers, and the prelims befo read news >>

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Like it or not, veterans Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar can still apparently draw a crowd.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

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While Scott Coker has been on the job for a few months now, Bellator 131 was the first event that truly felt like it belonged to the new promotion head. read news >>

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The numbers are in for this past weekend's GLORY 18 'Return to GLORY' event that took place in Shawnee, Oklahoma, at the Grand Resort Hotel and Casino. With 352,000 viewers, this is the lowest rated of the promotion's eight fight cards televised on Spike TV, but there are also plenty of positives to take from it. The world's leading kickboxing promotion put on its eighth fight card on Spike TV last weekend (Fri., Nov. 7, 2014). GLORY 18: "Return to GLORY" saw 352,000 viewers tune in to watch Sau read news >>

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Bucking monstrous sports competition, the UFC 179 prelims did 536,000 viewers, the second-lowest audience for that type of show for prelims since the move to Fox Sports 1.The two-hour show was without a marquee star on the undercard with William "Patolino" Macario vs Neil Magny as the main event. But the difference was more the competition with a World Series game and two major college football games going head-to-head. It fell from the 698,000 on the Sept. 27 show which had Dominick Cruz's retu read news >>

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Given the unique circumstances on Saturday with baseball, whatever the ratings UFC delivered for its Fight Night from Halifax, Nova Scotia, probably wouldn't be a strong indication of much of anything.Most of the show aired on different stations than advertised. But FOX did alert viewers constantly during the long-running San Francisco Giants vs. Washington Nationals baseball game with screen crawls and announcements, directing them on where to turn. The prelims, being moved from Fox Sports (FS) read news >>

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