All the cards are in and the UFC came out victorious in the TV battle on Saturday night. UFC Fight Night: Rodriguez vs. Waterson drew 741,000 viewers for ESPN. UFC Vegas 26 won the night from a ratings standpoint for the worldwide leader with a .23 share in the key 18-49 demo.
UFC and ESPN have to be happy considering the changes and chaos that surrounded the event. UFC Vegas 26 is the second highest rated UFC Fight Night of 2021.
TV ratings and viewership numbers via ShowBuzz Daily.