GLORY 26 replay averages 168,000 viewers on ESPN 2 Sunday night
According to Nielsen sources, GLORY 26 Amsterdam drew an average of 168,000 viewers during their Sunday night replay. The rating is a slight decrease from the promotion’s ESPN 2 debut, but this time around it went up against Sunday Night Football.
GLORY’s debut airing on ESPN 2 drew 184,000 viewers in November. Like this time around, the card was shown live on ESPN3 and then replayed on ESPN 2. In Novemeber, the replay aired at 1:30 AM on Saturday morning.
GLORY signed a broadcast deal with ESPN after parting ways with Viacom-owned Spike TV in October. The deal with ESPN seems to be on an event per event basis as there has been no formal announcement for broadcasting plans for GLORY’s 2016 cards.