Bellator 81 drew 149,000 viewers for last weekend’s show. The number is slightly up from the previous show, but still below the season’s average.
The last Bellator show drew 1,000 less viewers. The recent numbers also drop the Season’s average to 166,000 viewers.
Bellator 81, which took place from the Ryan Center in Rhode Island on November 16, saw Marcin Held (15-2) and Dave Jansen (19-2) advance to the finals of the lightweight tournament.
The next show will be Bellator 82 on November 30. The main card airs on MTV2 and the prelims at Spike.com. It will be one of the final shows before Bellator officially moves to Spike TV in January.