Ratings Report: The Ultimate Fighter 25 Finale peaks at 849k viewers

The Ultimate Fighter 25 Finale took place on Friday night on FS1 from the T-Mobile Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and was headlined by a Justin Gaethje winning his UFC debut with a knockout victory in the second round against Michael Johnson in a lightweight bout.

When it comes to the television viewership for the fight card, the preliminary card on FS1 (7p-9p ET) came in with 453,000 viewers and the main card on FS1 (9p-12a ET) delivered 724,000 viewers according to Nielson. The peak viewership of the fight card came during the 10:45-11p ET quarter-hour with 849,000 viewers and the post fight show drew 230,000 viewers.

The UFC will return to FOX Sports on Sunday for UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs. Ponzinibbio and the six fight main card will begin at 3 p.m. ET/12 p.m. PT on FS1.