UFC 121: 'Lesnar vs Velasquez' prelims broadcast draws 1.5 million viewers on Spike TV

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Spike TV's "UFC Prelims" special for UFC 121: "Lesnar vs Velasquez" on Oct. 23 drew 1.5 million viewers, the second straight increase in broadcast ratings since drawing a series-low 1.1 million for UFC 118 back in August.

The two-fight broadcast from the Honda Center in Anaheim, California, featured Court McGee choking out fellow middleweight Ryan Jensen while the "Filthy" one, Tom Lawlor, out-pointed the venerable Patrick "The Predator" Cote.

"UFC Prelims" pulled a 1.03 household rating including a 1.42 rating among men 18-49 and a 1.42 among men 18-34.

Check out the full list of "UFC Prelims" telecast ratings (courtesy of MMA Weekly) after the jump.

- UFC 103: 1.4 million viewers

- UFC 104: 1.4 million viewers

- UFC 106: 1.3 million viewers

- UFC 108: 1.5 million viewers

- UFC 109: 1.7 million viewers

- UFC 111: 1.2 million viewers

- UFC 114: 1.6 million viewers

- UFC 115: 1.5 million viewers

- UFC 116: 1.3 million viewers

- UFC 118: 1.1 million viewers

- UFC 119: 1.3 million viewers

- UFC 121: 1.5 million viewers

For complete UFC 121 results and blow-by-blow coverage of the main card action click here and here.

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