UFC Fight Night 135 took place at Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln,
Neb., this past Saturday night and was headlined by a lightweight
clash between Justin
Gaethje and James Vick.
Gaethje, known as one of the sport’s most entertaining fighters,
knockout out Vick 1:27 into the opening stanza.
In comparison to recent events, UFC Fight Night Lincoln outdrew UFC
Fight Night 134, which took place in Hamburg, Germany, on a Sunday
and attracted 492,000 viewers to FS1 for a card topped by Anthony
Smith and Mauricio
Rua. UFC Fight Night 133, which took place on a Saturday and
saw Junior dos
Santos face Blagoy
Ivanov in the main event, averaged 754,000 viewers for its main
The UFC Fight Night 135 prelims drew 273,000 viewers to FS2. In the
featured preliminary bout, James
Krause scored a second-round stoppage of Warlley
Alves at welterweight.