DraftKings MMA Scoring Guide

DraftKings MMA contests are growing rapidly in popularity and if you are sitting down for a full night of UFC action, you can cheer on your line-up of fighters every time they land a significant strike at Draft Kings UK.

What are the rules for Draftkings MMA?

Draft Kings offers Daily MMA contests at most UFC events and you can always check the DraftKings lobby if unsure of whether an event is being covered.

The essential DraftKings MMA rules are all below. As with other Draft Kings contests, you are required to pick a line up of players (5 for your line-up) within a specified budget ($50,000 as per all Draft Kings contests).

Draftkings MMA Essentials:

  • You must pick a lineup comprising 5 fighters.DraftKIngs MMA
  • You can only switch any Draftkings MMA fighter in or out of your lineup up until the start time of the first fight so check the DraftKings lobby for the cut off time.
  • You have a maximum budget of $50,000 to create your Draftkings Line-up
  • Your total team score will be made up of the total scores of the individual 5 fighters selected.

How do I score points playing Draftkings MMA?

Draft Kings points scoring for Daily Fantasy MMA contests are listed below:

Moves Scoring
Significant Strikes (SS): +0.5 PTS
Advance (ADVC): +1 PT
Takedown (TD): +2 PTS
Reversal/Sweep (REV): +2 PTS
Knockdown (KD): +3 PTS
Fight Conclusion Bonuses
1st Round Win (1rW+): +100 PTS
2nd Round Win (2rW+): +70 PTS
3rd Round Win (3rW+): +50 PTS
4th Round Win (4rW+): +40 PTS
5th Round Win (5rW+): +40 PTS
Decision Win (WBD+) : +25 PTS
Scoring Notes:
Significant Strikes are any Distance Strike or Clinch/Ground Strikes that are considered “Power Strikes” by official scorers.
Advances include:
To Half Guard
To Side Control
To Mount
To Back Control

Please visit draftkings.co.uk for a full detailed breakdown of all Draftkings MMA rules.