UFC on Fuel's Silva-Stann event destroys previous ratings records (updated)

Last Saturday's UFC on Fuel 8 -- headlined by Wanderlei Silva vs. Brian Stann -- nearly doubled the all-time ratings record for Fuel TV.

The three-hour fight card averaged 485,000 viewers, crushing the old Fuel record of 255,000 viewers.  Both the pre-game show (250,000) and post-game show (219,000) ended up as the third and fourth most watched shows in the history of the station.

The show did an 0.8 rating, a figure nobody thought Fuel TV could ever come close to.

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