Originally Posted by croz
It's also funny because a boxing prelim shown at 1 pm actually managed similar numbers to what UFC on FOX 3 did during Primetime. All signs indicate boxing would man handle the UFC if they put a decent card up.
Only if the fight is competitive and entertaining. I think this showed that the casual fan will be interested in watching a fight regardless of the fighters as long as the fight is entertaining.
GB needs to continue putting on fighters who are willing to mix it up with a twist of technical ability as well. Santa Cruz's opponent displayed the slicker side of boxing and where as Santa Cruz showed what pressure and aggression can do. The retainment of the audience proves they were enjoying the fight.