Advanced League Rules

Choose a new team each week. Your contestants will earn or lose points based on the rules below.

It's like fantasy football, for The Bachelor.

 

Choose a new team each week. 

Your players earn or lose points based on the rules below.

 

The perfect game type for The Bachelor super fans who want to avoid the impact of spoilers. Every week, you’ll choose a team of contestants who will earn (or lose) points depending on what they say or do during the episode. After each episode, you will have the option to choose a new team for the following week.

Premiere Only:

The following points will only be scored during Episode 1, so take extra consideration of these when making your first picks.

Once Per Contestant, can be earned by multiple contestants.

Contestant pays compliment directly to Zach for being good-looking/cute/handsome, etc.

+4

Contestant brings a prop to their limo intro

+3

Contestant wears a costume or uniform to their limo intro

+4

Contestant rides in on something other than a limo

+6

Contestant kisses Gabby or Rachel on lips at limo intro

+8

Speaks a language other than English during limo intros

+6

Eliminated at first Rose Ceremony on Premiere Night

-7

If You're Not First...

You don’t win or lose any points.

The following rules will only be scored once for the season – for the first person to complete the rule.

Contestant receives second overall rose (since First Impression rose was already handed out live) (Completed 1/23 - Greer)

+7

First solo time with Zach (after limos) (Completed 1/23 - Katherine)

+4

First kiss with Zach after limo intros end (Completed 1/23 - Kaity)

+6

First contestant to tell Zach “I am falling in love with you"

+10

First person to say "I love you" to Zach

+14

First contestant Zach says "I love you" to

+18

First official hometown date to air

+6

First Fantasy Suite date to air

+8

Contestant gets engaged to Zach

+30

First contestant to make another contestant cry

-5

First person to mention a previous lead from 2022 (Clayton, Gabby, or Rachel)

-8

First person to get sent home on a one-on-one date

-10

First person to be accused of being there for the "wrong/not right reasons"

-6

The Bachelor is a Game, After All

These rules all pertain to The Bachelor gameplay, roses, and date.

Once Per Episode, can be earned by multiple contestants.

Contestant is chosen for a group date

+3

Contestant is chosen for a one-on-one date

+7

Selected for a 2-on-1 date

-12

Contestant wins a group competition (individually)

+8

Contestant wins a group competition (as part of a team)

+5

Contestant wins solo time after a group date (2-on-1 or more)

+5

Contestant receives rose (with points equal to 2x the episode number (episode 1 = 2 points, episode 2 = 4 points, etc.))

Varies, 2x Episode #

Contestant receives rose during a date (on top of regular rose bonus)

+5

Receives the final rose in a regular rose ceremony

+6

Contestant gets eliminated by Zach on date or after a rose ceremony

-15

Leaves of their own accord or gets sent home outside of date/RC

-18

Now You See Me

Keep an eye out for these contestant actions to be done on screen.

Once Per Episode, can be earned by multiple contestants.

Kisses Zach

+3

Kisses Zach in water or on a bed (both contestant and Zach must be in the water/on the bed. Points on top of kissing bonus)

+3

First to be seen hugging Zach during a group date

+4

Contestant gives Zach a wraparound/jump & straddle hug

+4

Contestant sneaks into Zach's residence outside of sanctioned date time

-6

Crashes a date or steals Zach from another contestant when she already has a rose

-8

Boat/plane/helicopter ride with Zach (personal watercrafts don't count)

+7

Dances 1-on-1 with Zach

+6

Zach is shirtless while one-on-one with contestant

+5

Contestant is seen eating (food must be seen entering mouth)

+4

Contestant is seen in hot tub

+4

Contestant is seen popping a bottle of champagne

+9

Contestant vomits or requires medical attention

-9

Can You Hear It Now, Mr. Krabs?

Keep your ears peeled for the following buzzwords and phrases.

Once Per Episode, can be earned by multiple contestants.

Contestant asks to steal (or other synonym) Zach away from another contestant

+4

Uses the word "connection" or "journey"

+2

Contestant tells Zach/another contestant someone is there for the "wrong/not right reasons"

+3

Contestant gets accused of being there for the "wrong/not right reasons"

-3

Contestant says "I'm here for you/him/Zach/love"

+4

Contestant references seeing a "future" with Zach

+6

Contestant tells Zach they are "falling/in love" with him

+7

Zach tells contestant "I'm falling in love with/I love you"

+10

Reads the date card

+5

Contestant is featured speaking in a post-credit scene (laughing does not count)

+5

Word is bleeped out

-4

Contestant mentions former Bachelor or Bachelorette lead

-6

Sit back & let us handle scoring.

All leagues are automatically scored after each episode, with results posted after the episode airs on the West Coast. Point breakdowns for each contestant can be found in our Scoring Recaps.