The overnight TV rating numbers are in for Saturday night, and they aren’t promising for Strikeforce.
According to TV By The Numbers, CBS Saturday Night Fights garnered a 1.0 rating and 2.63 million viewers in the Adults 18-49 demo for the 9-11 PM block of their broadcast. The broadcast placed CBS in last place for the evening. The numbers don’t include the final 45 minutes of the event and should rise when the final tallies come in tomorrow.
The last Strikeforce event on CBS, Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Rogers last November, drew 3.79 million viewers in the overnight ratings, peaking with 5.46 million viewers for the main event.