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EA Sports unveils UFC release date, game cover, & details

Last year, EA Sports announced that Jon Jones would be on the cover of this year’s EA Sports UFC video game. Alexander Gustafsson also joined Jones after being voted in by the fans after defeating GSP in the finals. Below is the finished cover for the game. Read more »

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TUF 19 debut and UFC TUF Nations ratings

MMA Payout has learned from a Nielsen source the ratings from Wednesday night of UFC programming.  Notably, the debut of TUF scored just an overnight average of 595,000 viewers. Read more »

April 17, 2014 | Jason Cruz

TUF Nations Finale attendance, gate and bonuses

MMA Junkie reports the attendance, gate and bonuses from Wednesday’s TUF Nations Finale from Quebec City.  The event drew slightly over 5,000 for a gate of $340,000. Read more »

April 17, 2014 | Jason Cruz

Bellator 116 DVR +3: 642,000 viewers

MMA Payout has learned the DVR +3 ratings for Friday’s Bellator 116 have bumped the overall rating to 642,000 viewers with a peak of 919,000 occurring approximately at 10:46 p.m. Read more »

April 17, 2014 | Jason Cruz

Glory 15 Istanbul: 354,000 viewers

MMA Payout has learned from a Nielsen source that Saturday’s ratings for Glory 15: Instanbul received an average viewership of 354,000.  The peak almost doubled the average viewership with 720,000 viewers. Read more »

April 16, 2014 | Jason Cruz

Pacquiao-Bradley II Payout Perspective

Welcome to a special edition of Payout Perspective.  This time we take a look at Pacquiao-Bradley II taking place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Read more »

April 16, 2014 | Jason Cruz