Instant Replay: Top Rated Sports Fan Reviews of 2013

You came. You saw. You wrote a review. 2013 was a huge year for sports and fans perfectly captured all the action, passion, and camaraderie in their reviews. We loved reading what you wrote and wanted to share some of our favorite fan reviews from the ten highest rated teams and sporting events. Read on below for the play-by-play.

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Best Sports Fan Reviews 2013

1. Miami Heat
 490 Fan Reviews in 2013 – 4.55 Star Rating
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The Miami Heat have been on fire. Led by superstar MVP forward LeBron James, the Heat have won back-to-back NBA Finals in 2012 and 2013, and they’re poised to keep on winning for a third straight title. It’s no surprise that that team tops our list with the highest review rating in all of sports.

What do fans say about the live experience?

  • By OSRI: “UNREAL!!!! AMAZING!!!! Definitely I’ll do it again next year!”
  • By Shaakir: ” I would without a doubt attend another game if given the opportunity. I traveled from England UK and it was amazing if I ever visit Miami again I would buy another ticket.”

2. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)
576 Fan Reviews in 2013 – 4.55 Star Rating
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Who doesn’t enjoy a good fight? Ultimate Fighting celebrated 20 years in 2013. Fans have gravitated towards this martial art, real fight, between competitions of different fighting disciplines. With more than 20 fights each year, UFC continues to bring the most exciting and highly anticipated fighting events to fans each year.

What do fans say about the live experience?

  • By SquirrlyJ: “The event itself was very well produced! The UFC staff and fighters were very hospitable and willing to take pictures at every opportunity! I WILL DEFINETLY BE DOING THIS AGAIN!”
  • By 1sttimeliveUFC: “This had to be hands down the most fun I’ve ever had!!! It was my first time attending a UFC live and it did not dissapoint. Great crowd and a wonderful atmosphere. Can’t wait to go to another. This fan of 10+ years just fell in love with MMA all over again!!!”

3. Guinness International Champions Cup
539 Fan Reviews in 2013 – 4.44 Star Rating
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SCOOOORE! The International Champions Cup is an 8-team tournament which hosts some of the world’s best and most prestigious football team against each other in a series of elimination. The tournament is played over six US and European cities. It offers fans a chance to see the world’s most successful clubs live as they compete for a coveted trophy.

What do fans say about the live experience?

  • By AndresWifey: “Had a great time at the game! Everything was very organized and well thought out. Ticket prices were reasonable. Would definitely recommend others to attend this kind of event in the future!!”
  • By Mshwd: “Amazing experience! Great halftime show! Can’t wait for the next tournament!”

4. Monster Energy AMA Supercross
 622 Fan Reviews in 2013 – 4.39 Star Rating
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Do you enjoy dirt flying when off-road motorcycle racers of Amp’d Mobile Supercross hit the track? Enjoy the adrenaline pumping as Supercross invades an arena or stadium? There’s no suprise this is a chart topper amongst our fans!

What do fans say about the live experience?

  • By Kx85: ” My sons first Supercross loved every minute of it wish it never ended. He loved walking through the pits and seeing all his favorite mx riders.”
  • By Anonymous: ” Awesome event. If you ever have a chance to attend one of these no matter where it is I highly recommend that you get your ticket ASAP. Well worth attending. I have been to several outdoor motocross races with the same competitors but this was my first indoor race. Outstanding racing to say the least. Great entertainment for Supercross fans or anyone even if you aren’t a fan. You will be!”

5. WWE Monday Night RAW
685 Fan Reviews in 2013 – 4.38 Star RatingWWE-Monday-Night-RAW-ticketmaster

Shawn Michaels? Bret Hart? Mr. Perfect? Just a few of the larger WWE Monday Night Raw stars. WWE Monday Night RAW airs LIVE on TV on Monday nights. The show debuted in 1993 and hasn’t slown down since. Traditionally wrestling shows were taped on small sound stages with small audiences, but Monday Night Raw saw such huge growth it now entertains the masses in large arenas across the nation.

What do fans say about the live experience?

  • By GMCHRIS: “Old School Raw was awesome. Not a bad seat in the house. Plus all the legends that attended.
  • By CVAXLE: ” I was very impressed by the energy and the excitement of the event. I definitely got my money’s worth. We didn’t even stay till the end. It was great!”

6. PBR: Built Ford Tough Series
656 Fan Reviews in 2013 – 4.38 Star RatingPBR-Built-Ford-Tough-Series-ticketmaster

Not a rodeo. They don’t rope calves, and they don’t chase barrels. This is bull riding and the first rule is to just stay alive and fans love it!

What do fans say about the live experience?

  • By DM1979: ” This event was awesome. My first time seeing a PBR event and it was magnificent. Well worth the money and believe me I got my money worth. Well organized family friendly atmosphere.”
  • By Laureli65: “I watch the PBR on TV every weekend, so to see it live was a dream come true for me. The production was outstanding, everything about it was top-notch. I hope they come back to this venue every year.

7. WWE Smackdown
683 Fan Reviews in 2013 – 4.33 Star RatingWWE-SMACKDOWN-ticketmaster

WWE Smackdown is also known as WWE Friday Night Smackdown. Similar to Monday Night RAW, Smackdown is also one of the larger popular professional wrestling television program that airs on television on Friday nights.

What do fans say about the live experience?

  • By Anonymous: “AWWWEEESSSOOMMME! Point blank any wwe fan is encouraged to see it live! It’s worth every penny “
  • By brs68: ” This was my second WWE event at Verizon Center. I attended with my children. they were amazed at how close I got them to the ring. It was one of my Christmas gifts to them. I know they won’t forget it anytime soon! Great show!”

8. WWE LIVE
791 Fan Reviews in 2013 – 4.20 Star RatingWWE-LIVE-ticketmaster

Among WWE Monday Night Raw, WWE Smackdown… WWE LIVE also ranks right up there as one of the best professional wrestling programs and a leader in our sport genre. WWE LIVE is a house show and doesn’t air live on television, but still brings out the best in wrestling fans.

What do fans say about the live experience?

  • By coolnurse: “It was awesome. Our seats were in the center and we could see everything. It was fun entertainment for the kids as well as the adults. Will go again!”
  • By Sogbeni1221: “Incredible my sons love WWE and the look on his face was priceless thank you so much for giving a great show.”

9. Philadelphia Eagles
485 Fan Reviews in 2013 – 4.13 Star RatingPhiladelphia-Eagles-ticketmaster

The Philadelphia Eagles are a professional American football team in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Members of the East Division of the National Football Conference (NFC) in the National Football League (NFL).

What do fans say about the live experience?

  • By UGot2Rollme: ” I will remember this game for the rest of my life! The first half was played in a blizzard, but the fans were totally psyched and everyone was having fun. The Eagles finally got their game on in the 2nd half and there were many big plays. Overall a great time, and the win put the Eagles in 1st place!”
  • By Tupee: ” I had the best time ever at the game. It was a nail biter, but the Eagles prevailed with a 24-16 win, a first at home in over 11 games.”

10. Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam
4,149 Fan Reviews in 2013 – 3.81 Star RatingAdvance-Auto-Parts-Monster-Jam-ticketmaster

There’s nothing like race day! Especially when Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam comes to town and some of the world’s best drivers race around the track at blazing speeds leaving fans in awe. There’s nothing quite like watching this event in person, which is why fans have given this one of the highest fan event reviews in 2013.

What do fans say about the live experience?

  • By lionscollector78: “This was the first Monster Jam event my family & I attended. Huge Jumps!, Loud Engines!, Sick Donuts! We had a blast. After the show all the drivers signed autographs. We are excited to see what next year’s lineup will be.”
  • By lovito: “Loved it, it was my first time to go to Monster Jam with my daughter and it was exciting; she was so happy she is just 7 years old but she loved it, definitely going back next time.”

*Fan reviews are pulled from January 1, 2013 to November 31, 2013 and are based on top star-ratings from fan reviews.

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