London, United Kingdom – SportzRush today is thrilled to announce the release of SportzPicks 1.0, their new sports challenge for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. SportzPicks allows friends to connect through Facebook, test their sports knowledge and earn bragging rights by predicting the outcome of real sports events.
Players compete in challenges, based on six pre-game predictions. Points are awarded for each correct prediction with players seeking to outscore their opponent and win the individual challenge. The name of the game is to win more challenges and beat their friends in the weekly tournament.
Powered by leading data provider Sportradar, the app features multiple sports and 1000′s of events from around the world, so whatever a player’s sport and whoever their team, SportzPicks has it covered.
With SportzPicks players can:
* Challenge their facebook friends to see who has the best sports knowledge
* Choose from any of nine sports: American Football, Soccer, Baseball, Tennis, Basketball, Handball, Ice Hockey, Rugby Union and Rugby League
* Select a challenge from over 10,000 live events in 40 countries & 100+ leagues
* Make six predictions from multiple event outcomes
* See results, win points, improve stats and beat friends in weekly tournaments
Mike Webb co-Founder says: “We love watching and playing sports with our friends, especially when we are winning! SportzPicks was borne out of this idea: competing with friends to predict what’s going to happen in the sports events that matter to them.”
* iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 6.1 or later
* 5.8 MB
Pricing and Availability:
SportzPicks 1.0 is Free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Sports category. The app offers premium features accessed via in-app purchases.
SportzRush is a small London-based team founded in 2012. The founders, Mike Webb and Sabin Brooks, have a background in sports and gaming, having worked for some of the largest online sports betting, bingo and poker brands, including Skybet, PartyPoker and Jackpotjoy. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2013 SportzRush. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.