Spike released the ratings for Bellator 172 recently, with the show peaking at 1.2 million viewers.

The event, which featured Patricky “Pitbull” Freire finishing Josh Thomson, was watched by 873,000 viewers.

For 2017, Bellator events are averaging 1.1 million viewers on Spike.

Next up is Bellator 173, which takes place Friday and airs via tape-delay that night from Belfast, Northern Ireland. Liam McGeary competes in the main event.