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The Ultimate Fighter 13 Premiere Draws 1.5 Million Viewers on Spike TV

Junior dos SantosWednesday’s season premiere of The Ultimate Fighter 13: Team Lesnar vs. Team dos Santos drew an average audience of 1.5 million viewers on Spike TV.

The show was the top-rated program among men 18-34 and 18-49 in its timeslot, but came up short of the debut episodes of TUF 11 and TUF 12 in 2010, which drew 1.9 million and 1.6 million respectively.

The Ultimate Fighter 13 features heavyweight contenders Brock Lesnar and Junior dos Santos as coaches of a welterweight cast vying to become the latest Ultimate Fighter winner.

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