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Weidman, Rousey Lead UFC 175 To Over 500k PPV Buys

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Post #1   8/8/14 12:43:33PM   

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Not bad given it was a shit card with two title fights

But if they think that 177 will pull the same numbers think again. They will do half of 500 k buys

Post #2   8/8/14 1:49:33PM   

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There you have it
Weidman/Rousey vs Silva/Tate = 1m
Weidman/Rousey vs Machida/Davis = 500k+

So Rousey and Weidman are not the UFC's biggest stars.

The only times the UFC have broken the 1m record:
Liddell Ortiz 2
Lesnar Couture
Griffin Evans
Lesnar Mir
Evans Jackson
Lesnar Carwin
Weidman Silva 2

Lesnar - 3
Double Title fights - 3
Evans - 2

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Curious how 178 is gonna do.

Post #4   8/8/14 9:09:10PM