Bellator 114 live+3 (DVR numbers) shows 13% viewership increase

Bellator 114 took place on Friday night at the Maverik Center in Utah and the card was headlined by Alexander Shlemenko retaining the Bellator middleweight title with a second round submission victory over Brennan Ward. Bellator 114

According to Nielsen sources, Bellator 114’s preliminary viewership landed at 711,000 total viewers and has since increased 13% to 800,000 total viewers thanks to the live+3 DVR numbers. When it came to the live peak audience, the live+3 DVR also increased that number to 1.030 million peak viewers (10:58PM).

As a reminder, this adjustments was due to the live + 3 (DVR) numbers which will be released every Tuesday. For those new to Nielsen ratings terminology, live + 3 is a equal to a total of live viewership plus 3 days worth of DVR usage.

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