The actual numbers were released by ESPN public relations Sunday showing a 1.4 peak Nielsen rating for the prelims on ESPN and 568,000 ESPN plus subscriptions added over Friday and Saturday alone.
With the title defense, Cejudo has now earned consecutive wins over two of the best all-around fighters in the sport in Demetrious Johnson and Dillashaw.
Primed to take over those roles are a host of underclassmen led by redshirt junior quarterback Jacob Eason, junior running back Salvon Ahmed, junior cornerbacks Keith Taylor and Elijah Molden and junior tight end Hunter Bryant.
The UFC returns to action with its first card of 2019 and first of the UFC on ESPN era with the TJ Dillashaw vs Henry Cejudo superfight for the Flyweight championship at 125 pounds.
Add in some genuine dislike on both sides and I think this will be the best welterweight title fight since Robbie Lawler fought Rory MacDonald. Prediction: If these two aforementioned fights make UFC 233 PPV, the card does 1.2 million PPV buys (or more).
In a vote reminiscent of the separation between the Mariners and postseason baseball in 2014, Kluber edged Felix Hernandez for the American League Cy Young Award.
For most of the players currently residing within the Mariners clubhouse, games 140-162 have meant little more than a chance to pad stats and reach incentives. Not this season. The […]