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View Poll Results: How well will UFC 157 do?
1,000,000 and over 3 8.82%
800,000 - 900,000 0 0%
700,000 - 800,000 3 8.82%
600,000 - 700,000 1 2.94%
500,000 - 600,000 4 11.76%
400,00 - 500,000 5 14.71%
300,000 - 400,000 13 38.24%
200,000 and under 5 14.71%
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post #1 of 13 (permalink) Old 02-22-2013, 12:49 PM Thread Starter
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Guess the Buyrate for UFC 157

How well do you think this PPV will do? At best, I see it doing 400,000. Dana is acting like this is going to be huge because of the coverage it is getting but I don't think it'll mean much when it comes to buys. More people will know who Ronda is, doesn't mean more people will like MMA. I could be completely wrong. Maybe casual fans really like cat fights. Who knows.

Buyrate aside, the main card looks like it'll be boring. Of course I really want to see the co-main event but I also really wanted to see Diaz vs Condit. Menjivar vs Faber looks to be the only exciting fight on paper.

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I did this for 156 but the results still aren't out yet. Have to remember to bumb the threads when the info comes out. I'll go with about 350K for this fight.
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375k I think the fact Ronda isn't a bad looking chick will help her out.


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I'm thinking 500k.

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Maybe I put too much stock into what Dana said, I went with 700 - 800k

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300k or less

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I am an optimist and went with 600 to 700 thousand.
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Went high, 500-600. First womens fight...i think people will tune in out of curiosity.
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315k and most of it being from machida vs hendo


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