According to MMAWeekly.com, the ratings for The Ultimate Fighter: Carwin vs. Nelson increased to 1.1 million for this past Friday’s episode. The hour-long show aired following a live UFC event, UFC on FX: Browne vs. Bigfoot.
Ratings for the series has been at an all-time low, as this was the first time they surpassed one million. The first episode did the previous best, drawing 947,000 viewers.
This season features heavyweights Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson as coaches. The format last left the live fight way from earlier this year, going back to an all-taped episode each week.