Just signed-up to Moneyball and interested in dabbling in Big Bash fantasy? We’re here to help, so you can hit this Big Bash season for six and win HUGE cash prizes!
The easiest way to become a great BBL fantasy player on Moneyball is practice. Create different combinations and enter a variety of different contest types and Big Bash teams to help identify what strategies and contest types work best for you.
The Moneyball lobby hosts a range of free entry contests everyday for members. As well as allows members to create their own. Make sure to take advantage of these free leagues.
You are given a $60,000 salary cap to fill your BBL fantasy team line-up with 9 players. You will notice the top-performing players are priced at a premium.
For example, Marcus Stoinis of the Melbourne Stars is priced at $12,000, while Tim Paine or the Hobart Hurricanes is priced at $4,400. A players salary is projected on their statistical output on a game by game basis.
The $60,000 salary cap and variation in player pricing means you cant stack your line-up with superstars. You need a mix of premium priced players, mid-range players and cheapies. The key is to find value and identify those players that have the potential to deliver more points than what their salary predicts.
3x Batsmen (BAT), 1x Wicket Keeper (WK), 3x Bowler (BWL), 1x All Rounder (AR), 1x Flex (FLEX)
* The Flex position means you can select another BAT or BWL or AR.
Here are some of our top tips to get you started with BBL fantasy 2019 so you can begin winning from the first ball.
A great way to improve is through beginner contests. Beginner contests allow you to compete against other Moneyball members of a beginner skill level. Beginner contests are highlighted by a green banner in the Moneyball lobby or can be found under the ‘Beginner’ tab.
Variance is Valuable
With Big Bash fantasy, if you want to come out on top, it’s important you find a point of difference in your line-ups. Finding the cheaper-priced players who have an increased chance at having a strong statistical output due to injury or match-up could put you in a position to win a huge amount of cash.
Winning at Big Bash daily fantasy will happen, but it’s important to understand that it may take a couple of games to get in the swing of things. Setting small goals such as aiming to improve your score from one day to the next can prove a great strategy. The wins may not come right away but don’t be disheartened, keep going, Remember, the beauty of DFS is you can start fresh the very next day!
Good luck this season, we know you will dominate!