The UFC Fight Night 135 main card attracted an average audience of 596,000 to Fox Sports 1, according to ShowBuzz Daily.
UFC Fight Night 135 took place at Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, Neb., this past Saturday night and was headlined by a lightweight clash between Justin Gaethje and James Vick. Gaethje, known as one of the sport’s most entertaining fighters, knockout out Vick 1:27 into the opening stanza.
In comparison to recent events, UFC Fight Night Lincoln outdrew UFC Fight Night 134, which took place in Hamburg, Germany, on a Sunday and attracted 492,000 viewers to FS1 for a card topped by Anthony Smith and Mauricio Rua. UFC Fight Night 133, which took place on a Saturday and saw Junior dos Santos face Blagoy Ivanov in the main event, averaged 754,000 viewers for its main card.
The UFC Fight Night 135 prelims drew 273,000 viewers to FS2. In the featured preliminary bout, James Krause scored a second-round stoppage of Warlley Alves at welterweight.