The third episode of Fight Master: Bellator MMA debuted this past Wednesday night on Spike TV and the reality show had huge increase from last week.
Wednesday nights episode had 676k viewers which was up 24 percent from last week’s episode, making it the highest jump of the season.
Also, when it came to the demographic breakdown Fight Master landed as followed (P) 10p M18-49: .60 (UP +33%) M18-34: .73 (UP +97%).
Another key takeaway was that following Fight Master was an episode of Bellator 360 that landed at 575k total viewers, another spectacular number for the highlight show.
When it came to the top-100 cable charts Fight Master also went head-to-head with the FX debut show of The Bridge, which was extremely hyped for the past few weeks. Honestly, you couldn’t watch a UFC or any show on FX and not see a commercial for it. Anyway, the show landed at roughly 3.04 million viewers, making it a very solid debut for FX.
When it came to the national competition, as well as the rest of the networks, all got killed by the debut show of NBC’s Camp, which pulled in over 5.22 million viewers and a 1.5/5 in the 18-49 adult demographic. A repeat of Criminal Minds and The Lookout were both north of 2.5 million viewers.
We will have an updated Bellator ratings chart once the live+3 information becomes available. So as always, stay tuned for more detailed ratings analysis on TheMMAReport.com