A rare Sunday event for the UFC resulted in solid viewership for the Porto Alegre, Brazil card on Fox Sports 1. The ratings are in for UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs. Mir, and they're surprisingly good. According to The MMA Report's Jason Floyd, the main card averaged 1.2 million viewers, an increase from the 913,000 average from the previous weekend's Henderson vs. Thatch show in Broomfield. It's the 5th highest rated Fight Night card in FS1's short history. The ratings breakdown also revealed tha 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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Like it or not, veterans Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar can still apparently draw a crowd.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>
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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Saturday night's UFC on FOX 12 did almost identical numbers to almost every spring or summer show the promotion has done the past two years. The show was the most-watched show on either broadcast or cable in the U.S. in the key male adult demographics, as well as overall among those 18-49. Saturday's twelfth FOX network prime time airing of UFC did normal patterned numbers, with a 1.5 rating and 2.5 million viewers, based on the final numbers that came in on Tuesday.The number is virtually ident read news >>
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Glory 17 “Los Angeles” averaged 462,000 viewers for its two-hour broadcast on Saturday night, according to an industry source. read news >>
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Glory’s most recent kickboxing show on Spike TV peaked at 588,000 viewers during UFC veteran Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic’s heavyweight main event opposite Dutch kickboxing legend Remy Bonjasky. read news >>
Michael Johnson has faced several peaks and valleys in his 10-fight UFC career. But with back-to-back wins under his belt, he said he’s now ready to make a run at the title. Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos Tagged: Michael Johnson, UFC 168 read news >>
Former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin hopes to fight by year's end, but says it could be the final fight of his career. read news >>
The World Series of Fighting’s sophomore event averaged 210,000 viewers. read news >>
Wednesday's UFC on FUEL TV 4 event averaged 211,000 viewers, which ranks second among the series' four events to date.
Additionally, the July 12 broadcast peaked with a healthy 291,000 FUEL TV viewers for the night's main event, which saw Chris Weidman stop Mark Munoz via second-round TKO.
MMAjunkie.com today confirmed the figures with industry sources.
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Every fighter has peaks and valleys in their career, but Alistair Overeem certainly experienced the highest highs and the lowest lows over the last couple of months.
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While the overall ratings mark for this past weekend's UFC on FUEL TV 2
event dipped slightly from the channel's debut event, the card still
earned a few record figures for FUEL TV.
FUEL TV recently announced the card, which aired live on April 14 at 3
p.m. ET, served as the cornerstone of the most-watched day in FUEL TV
history, with the channel averaging 71,000 total viewers for the day.
That figure marks an astonishing increase in viewers of 1,320 percent versus the April 2011 avera read news >>
Earlier today, MMAjunkie.com reported that Wednesday's UFC on FUEL TV 1 event averaged 217,000 viewers, which set a UFC-FUEL TV record.
Now, FUEL TV has released additional information, including additional record-setting figures.
Chief among them? UFC on FUEL TV 1 peaked with a record 315,000 viewers during the night's main event between Jake Ellenberger and Diego Sanchez.
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