LAS VEGAS, NV - NOVEMBER 30: Mixed martial artist Jon Jones holds the Fighter of the Year award at the Fighters Only World Mixed Martial Arts Awards 2011 at The Pearl concert theater at the Palms Casino Resort November 30, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
With UFC 140 only four days away, here is your executive summary on where to make some fantasy picks or fantasy bets this weekend. The UFC's most prestigious title, the light heavyweight 205 LB championship, is on the line as Jon Jones looks to make his second title defense against Lyoto Machida. After winning 2011's "Fighter of the Year" award last week, this is the first fight for Jon Jones as he starts a new campaign for Fighter of the Year.
Fantasy MMA Hangouts - where to flex your fantasy muscle
Your Picks Against the General Public
Head-to-head pick leagues (like traditional fantasy football and other H2H leagues). Submit your picks to the league moderator on Friday night before the fights.
MMA Weekly MMAF league (look for a "MMA Sign Up" thread) on Wednesday or Thursday
Good luck and enjoy the fights! Sample picks for a "Head To Head League" are after the jump
If you are playing good old fashioned Head To Head fantasy MMA against another fight fan, here are some sample picks. Adjust the locks and methods as you see fit!
12-Jon Jones-KO or SUB-5
7-Antonio Rogerio Nogueira-Dec-3
4-Brian Ebersole-Split Decision-3
Who wins the UFC title fight on Saturday?
Jon Jones by KO or TKO (11 votes)
Jon Jones by Decision (2 votes)
Jon Jones by Submission (again?) (3 votes)
Lyoto Machida by KO or TKO (4 votes)
Lyoto Machida by Decision (1 vote)
Lyoto Machida by Submission (0 votes)
21 total votes