UFC 239 Prelims Pulls In Over 1 Million Viewers • MMA News

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The numbers for the UFC 239 prelims remain in, with the Saturday night average can be found in at 1,145,000 viewers, making it among the most effective network programs of the year for the promo so far. The prelims ranked #1 in the 18-49 male group for all of Saturday night and was #1 on cable television for males 12-34 and 18-34

In sports, the UFC 239 prelims ranked # 2, routing just Major League Baseball on FOX. The viewership peaked throughout the included initial bout in between Arnold Allen and Gilbert Melendez, with 1.4 million individuals tuning in. Arnold Allen was triumphant, getting the consentaneous choice nod from the judges.

The prelims started with Yadong Song knocking out Alejandro Perez in the really preliminary, extending his record to 14 -3, 4-0 in theUFC This success made Yadong Performance of the Night honors, signing up with primary card individuals Jorge Masvidal, Amanda Nunes, and Jan Blachowicz for the exact same acknowledgment. In the following bout, Claudia Gadehla beat Randa Markos through consentaneous choice. The penultimate initial bout had Marlon Vera handle short-notice challenger Nohelin Hernandez, with Vera putting a close to what was a competitive bout with a second-round rear-naked choke success.

The 1,145,000 average is a bump up from last month’s UFC 238 prelims, which can be found in with approximately 964,000 At the time, that number was the greatest for a UFC broadcast in 3 months. It appears the UFC on ESPN collaboration continues to construct momentum as time advances.

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