Brandon Rios is back in action in this weekend's feature fight. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
This weekend's feature bout is Saturday's Showtime 135lb clash between Miguel Acosta and Brandon Rios. It was almost going to be the only fight on the line-up, but we've decided to include the FNF headliner between super-middleweights Maxim Vlasov and Isaac Chilemba as well.
Just a reminder that players are limited to 10 doubles and 5 triples over the course of the season - please check the latest standings if you think you might be running low on either.
For those that are new to the game, please make sure to check out the rules (we promise they are very simple).
An explanation of how to fill out your selections appears at the bottom of this post - please follow these instructions as it makes it easier for us to tabulate the results quickly each week.
You can check out the week 5 standings here.
Let’s get to the week 6 line-up…**** Remember you do not need to make a selection on every fight. If you are unfamiliar with any of the fighters, and don't want to risk points, you are free to PASS on any pick. You must make at least one selection to receive the 10 point participation bonus****
A. Pick the winner - Miguel Acosta vs Brandon Rios (Saturday, February 26)
1. Acosta to win – risk 9 points to win 7.
2. Rios to win – risk 7 points to win 9.
B. Method of victory - Miguel Acosta vs Brandon Rios (technical decision counts as decision, DQ counts as stoppage - Saturday, February 26)
1. Acosta by stoppage – risk 2 to win 7.
2. Acosta by decision – risk 3 to win 6.
3. Rios by stoppage – risk 2 to win 7.
4. Rios by decision – risk 2 to win 7.
C. Pick the winner - Maxim Vlasov vs Isaac Chilemba (Friday, February 25)
1. Vlasov to win – risk 5 points to win 5.
2. Chilemba to win – risk 5 points to win 5.
Please fill out your selections as follows:
Enter the LETTER of the fight first, then whether it’s a single (1), double (2) or triple (3) followed by the NUMBER of your pick and the NAME of the FIGHTER and METHOD of victory (where applicable).
For Selection A, if you want to use one of your doubles on Acosta to win...
A. (2) – 1 – Acosta
For Selection B, if you wanted to use a triple on Rios to win by decision, you would enter...
B. (3) – 4 – Rios by decision
For Selection C, if you wish to make a pick without using a double or triple on Chilemba...
C. (1) – 2 – Chilemba
For Selection C, if you wish to pass...