THE MAIN EVENT

Loma-Rigo 2nd highest rated boxing telecast on cable this year

Last night’s Vasiliy Lomachenko-Guillermo Rigondeaux fight was the second highest-rated boxing telecast on cable in 2017 according to Nielsen overnight ratings via ESPN.  The fight which was won by Lomachenko, was second only to the Manny Pacquiao-Jeff Horn fight this past July. Read more »

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Bellator 190 draws 394,000 on a busy Saturday night of televised combat sports

Bellator 190 from Florence, Italy drew the lowest-rating of the promotion’s time on Spike TV with only 394,000 viewers on Saturday night. Read more »

December 13, 2017 | Jason Cruz

Trifecta Nutrition announces it is an official partner of the UFC

Trifecta Nutrition announced it is an official partner of the UFC.  The company touts former WEC/UFC fighter Urijah Faber as Managing Partner of the company. Read more »

December 12, 2017 | Jason Cruz

Loma-Rigo draw 1.73M viewers on ESPN Saturday night

Top Rank Boxing on ESPN Saturday night drew 1,730,000 million viewers.  It is the second-highest rating for Top Rank since partnering the network in July. Read more »

December 12, 2017 | Jason Cruz

UFC Fight Night 123 draws 870K viewers, Prelims draw 707,000

UFC Fight Night 123 drew 870,000 viewers on FS1 Saturday night per Nielsen via ShowBuzz Daily.  The Prelims which preceded the main card drew 707,000 viewers. Read more »

December 12, 2017 | Jason Cruz

White threatens lawsuit if Pacquiao reached out to McGregor

Dana White shot down any rumors of a Manny Pacquiao-Conor McGregor fight by stating that if the Filipino boxer had any contact with McGregor, it would like end in a lawsuit. Read more »

December 11, 2017 | Jason Cruz