News & Fight Reports
Thursday, January 31, 2013
Hot on the heels of the launch of TUF Tournament comes another fantasy game that lets you play along with every UFC card, not just the reality show.
FightMetric is proud to announce the launch of UFC Pick 'em, a new fantasy fight picking game that lets you to play along with every UFC event. You get to pick the winner, method, and round of every fight with the chance to earn bonus points along the way for correctly picking underdogs, tight matches, and championship fights. In addition, one fight per card will be designated the Streak Fight. Get those fights right to build the longest streak of correct selections. Picks will open approximately one week before an event at ufc.com/fantasy. Make sure to get your picks in before the beginning of the event (the Facebook portion, not the main card). The top scorer at each event wins an iPod Touch. At the end of the year, the top 20 scorers win prizes, with the Grand Prize winner getting two free tickets to a UFC event of their choice in 2014. The player with longest streak during the year also wins a Grand Prize.
The game is open now, where users can pick the fights at UFC 156 on Saturday. Make your picks, share the game using Facebook, Twitter, or Google Plus, and invite your friends to join you in a private pool. Picks close on Saturday at 7pm Eastern, 4pm Pacific. Good luck!