"Ultimate Fighter" tops ratings!
Catch the encore on Friday (Midnight EST/PST) on Spike TV!
Spike TV's original series "The Ultimate Fighter" has been a smash hit for the cable network. The series, chronicling the quest of sixteen mixed martial artist athletes in pursuit of a contract with the UFC, has delivered double digit gains in all key male demos for Spike TV. On Monday evening, Ultimate Fighter drew a 1.6 (1.4 million) household rating, with a 1.7 (900,000) in Men 18-49, a 2.1 in Men 18-34 (554,000), and an average audience of 1.9 million viewers. Compared to last year Ultimate Fighter, is up +100% in Men 18-49, +182% in Men 18-34, and +64% in average audience. After eight weeks, Ultimate Fighter is averaging a 1.6 (1.4 million) household rating, with a 1.7 (882,000) in Men 18-49, a 2.1 in Men 18-34 (525,000) and an average audience of 1.9 million viewers. Ultimate Fighter versus last year is up +89% in Men 18-49, +85% in Men 18-34 and +72% in average audience. The 13-week series culminates Saturday, April 9 at 9:00pm ET/PT with a live finale from Las Vegas. For more info on the UFC, Click here
Tuesday, March 8 2005