The Saturday, August 16th UFC Fight Night 47 live fight special averaged 735,000 viewers on FOX Sports 1.
UFC Fight Night 47 was headlined by a Light Heavyweight bout between Ryan Bader and Ovince St. Preux, with a co-main event lightweight feature between Gray Maynard and Ross Pearson.
Of the ten live fight cards that the UFC has aired on FOX Sports 1, Saturday’s show placed sixth in terms of viewership.
The Bader vs. St. Preux bout beat out past events that were headlined by Cub Swanson vs. Jeremy Stephens, Vitor Belfort vs. Dan Henderson, Matt Brown vs. Erick Silva and Stipe Miocic vs. Fabio Maldonado.
The shows that beat the Bader-OSP numbers were headlined by Chael Sonnen vs. Mauricio Rua, Lyoto Machida vs. Gegard Mousasi, Dan Henderson vs. Mauricio Rua, Benson Henderson vs. Rustam Khabilov and Nate Diaz vs. Gray Maynard.