Spike TV officials issued a press release on Tuesday afternoon to announce that this past Saturday’s replay of UFC 91 peaked at 3.3 million viewers.
The replay, which featured Randy Couture losing the UFC heavyweight title to Brock Lesnar during their Nov. 15 encounter, was scheduled as counter-programming to “Day of Reckoning,” the second ever pay-per-view event promoted by Affliction and M-1.
To put the rating in perspective, the replay for UFC 91 was the number one rated program with males between the ages of 18-34 on broadcast or cable during its 9:30-11:30 p.m. ET timeslot.
According to Spike, the replay also drew a 1.7 household rating and a 1.8 among men between the ages of 18-49 (991,000), a 1.8 among males 18-34 (508,000) and had an average audience of 2.3 million viewers.