Spike TV sent out a press release on Thursday, detailing the ratings for the recent Bellator 158 event.
The card took place in London and featured Douglas Lima besting Paul Daley in the main event.
Below is the complete press release:
“Bellator 158: London” delivered 640,000 viewers peaking with 941,000 viewers.
(with + 3 DVR)
Bellator placed #2 behind MLB on FS1 on Saturday night (primetime) for sports event programming on cable. (#3 overall on television behind the PBC on FOX)
Spike UK/ Channel 5 ratings notes:
• Spike UK averaged at 108,000 viewers and peaked at 154,000 making this one of the highest rating Bellator events Spike UK has had.
• On Channel 5 the show attracted an average audience of 418,000, peaking at 550,000 – a 3.42% share of viewers.
• Bellator performed well for male & young audiences beating Channel 4 for male viewers across the overall time that Bellator was on air on C5.
On Facebook, The Michael Page KO post became the most viewed FB video ever – 3.3 million views and counting
Bellator generated over 90,000 total social media mentions- the most ever for a Bellator event.