UFC 189 Fantasy MMA Kountermove Analysis

It may not be the main event we were hoping for, but UFC 189 is bringing tons of great matchups that will have fans and fantasy players alike torn. And that means a greater spread in total scores for the night than usual. It’s also a relatively “light” card in that there are no fights above the Welterweight division. That could mean fewer knockouts, so factor that into your strategy. For reference, prior analysis has already examined the fighters competing at UFC 189 in terms of: - Power Head Striking Accuracy - Standup Striking Pace - Wrestling Control - Overall Cage Control In fantasy...

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Kountermove Fantasy MMA Preview for UFC 188

    In fantasy MMA there’s no more valuable a rule than “bang for your buck.” Fighters who manage to score lots of knockouts or submissions normally come at a premium, so the trick is to hunt for finishing potential in fighters that are reasonably priced. To rack up big points, you need winners and finishers. The other helpful factor is the betting line, because heavy favorites do indeed tend to win quite often. But you can’t just load up your roster with favorites; you’ll need to make some value picks on underdogs or pick ‘ems to stay within the salary cap. So in order...

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