Fantasy sports are prediction games played online, you're expected to select a virtual team of players derived from real-life sports players' stats. Points are earned according to how the selected players perform in real-life situations, these are then converted into fantasy points. If your team perform poorly in real life, you earned less than when they perform brilliantly, as you are the manager of your virtual team. Other managers compete with you for most points acquired at the end of the season, day or week, depending on the kind of sports team you're managing. You and other managers have the job of tactically analyzing player data, fitness, make transfers, subs, rotate squad players just to earn more than others.
A fascinating fact about fantasy sport is that it can be played with all kinds of sport, be it football, basketball, cricket, golf, tennis. Fantasy sports are fun because of the thrill of having to manage a team of players like live managers, bringing in your tactical prowess to the game. As a player of the game, you have to be invested in it, bring your knowledge of live events to the fantasy and live in the fun of it, this livens things up. You have to keep up with live updates so that you'll incorporate wise decisions into your fantasy team and earn more than your opponents. Every decision you make affects your team in the future, every transfer, every sub, every trade all amounts to more or fewer points.
When you become a fantasy sports player, every league match becomes important to you, as you seek to scout more potential players and draft them into your team. Invest your time in less fascinating matches just because you're a manager and one or two of your squad members might be playing there. Banters are a part of fantasy sports, when your squad members are doing great, you're on top of the banters' list, making jests of others as you enjoy the moment. Competing against local league rivals takes lots of banting, taunting to do, you need to beat them psychologically and get them to make bad decisions. Fantasy sports are termed a social experience as you're engaged in offline social interactions with other managers.
Mini leagues are the smallest but most exciting aspect of fantasy sports, you can compete against your neighbors and colleagues at work. Friends also compete against each other in paid leagues where the winner with the most points at the end of the game week or day wins the cash prizes. Fantasy games that can be played by anyone from anywhere with an internet connection.