UFC on FX 7 Prelims Sets Fuel TV Ratings Record
Fight Network Staff / January 24, 2013 - 1:32pm
"UFC ON FX 7: BELFORT VS. BISPING" Prelims on Saturday, January 20, delivered FUEL TV the network's most-watched program of all time, with 255,000 Total Viewers. In addition, the show tied the network's largest peak viewership to date (328,000 Total Viewers and 223,000 M18-49 from 8:00 PM ET – 8:15 PM ET), and was also the most-watched show in the M18-49 target demo with 149,000 viewers, according to figures released by Nielsen Media Research.
The network also achieved several benchmarks for Saturday viewership, as the "UFC Prelims on FUEL TV" contributed to the most-watched Saturday prime time on both Total Viewers and M18-49.
The live, action-filled three-hour program on Saturday evening was the 12th UFC Prelims telecast on FUEL TV. UFC coverage continues this coming weekend with the live Weigh-in and Postfight shows for FOX UFC SATURDAY.