Despite cheesy fight promotion that had Bellator being compared to World Wrestling Entertainment, it appears Scott Coker knew what he was doing.
Saturday’s tilt between Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar at Bellator 131 was the most-watched fight in Bellator history.
The three-round fight received 1.8 million viewers between 11:50 p.m. and 12:16 a.m., making it, by far, the most watched fight in the history of the Bellator promotion. In addition to the the peak rating of 2 million viewers, the Ortiz/Bonnar match was the most watched MMA fight on cable television this year.
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