There are different kinds of fantasy sports portals available across the globe where people can perfectly utilise their sports-related knowledge to earn some of the real cash prizes along with assured bonuses and awesome cash back. The best part is that such platforms are a hundred per cent legal as well as secure and if the people are interested to enjoy as well as earn a good amount of money through such platforms then depending upon the fantasy cricket platform is a great idea. Cricket is no more sport in India rather it has become a religion because of the diehard fan following possessed by the Indians in their hearts associated with the game.
Following are the most important steps associated with how to play fantasy cricket in India:
- First of all the individuals need to register or log in to the official fantasy games portal.
- Then people need to select a match and click on the join now button so that they can create the fantasy team of 11 players with the utilisation of the virtual budget of 1000 gems from the players into that particular match.
- After this people need to select the captain and vice-captain because this is one of the most important decisions as the captain will get 2 X points and the vice-captain will get 1.5 X points.
- After this people need to join the paid pot of Rs.25 from the bonus cash and then the live match will start. Once the match will begin the fantasy team will be starting to earn points based on the actual performance of the players selected. Final points, rankings and winners will be declared at the end of the matches.
Following are the most important decisions which the people need to make associated with fantasy cricket in India:
- Selecting the batsmen: At the time of creating the team, people need to select a minimum of three and a maximum of six batsmen. Selecting batsmen will always depend on the type of pitch and further, it is very much important for the people to have a look at the previous records of the batsmen so that perfect decisions are always made. Selecting the batsmen based upon the team performance is not a good idea and if both the teams are performing well in the series then one must go with the option of selecting two batsmen from each team.
- Selecting the bowlers: At the time of creating the team minimum of three and a maximum of six bowlers have to be selected and this decision will also depend upon the pitch. Picking two bowlers from every team is a good idea so that there is no dependency on a single team and it is advisable to pick at least one death bowler from each team and one spinner from every team. It is important to select all-rounder people and avoiding part-time bowlers because those who have got economy rate but still they do not take any wickets.
- Selecting the all-rounders: At the time of leading the team, people need to select a minimum of one and a maximum of four all-rounders. Selecting at least two all-rounders from every team is a good idea and one must never go with the option of selecting the all-rounder who is only good at batting. Picking that particular person who is good in batting as well as bowling is a good idea and it is also important to make sure that one all-rounder is made captain or vice-captain.
- Selecting the wicket-keeper: At the time of creating the team people need to select a minimum of one and a maximum of four wicket-keepers. Wicket-keepers are very much interesting players because they can score from the bat and can even score from keeping as well. So, selecting a keeper which is good at batting as well as keeping is a good idea so that people can fulfil their overall goals very easily.
- Select the captain and vice-captain: Selection of the captain and vice-captain is another very important thing that can change the entire game will get 2X points and vice-captain will get 1.5 X points which is the main reason that choosing them wisely is highly advisable. It is important to select at least one all-rounder for the captain or vice-captain so that they get maximum points and it is important for the people to avoid selecting bowlers as the captain. If the batting pitch is there then selecting batsmen as a captain vice-captain is highly advisable. It is also very much important for the people to make sure that they never select the batsmen who have scored well in the last match because chances are very less that he or she will play again. It is also important for the people to never select the captain and vice-captain from the same team because the chances will be very less than two players will be performing well from a single team.
Hence, apart from all the above-mentioned points’ people to follow a different kind of tips associated with the IPL fantasy cricket like indulging in the thorough analysis of the whole process before finalising the team related decisions. It is further very much important for the people to make sure that the players by studying their past behaviour play perfectly and further help in making sure those overall goals will be efficiently achieved. Checking out the weather and pitch report is another very important thing to be taken into consideration by the people apart from the player performance and selecting the top order batsmen is highly advisable. Apart from all the permission points considering the last minute changes and toss, creation of multiple teams, latest updates and announcements, latest available news and choosing the right combination of the players is another very important thing to be taken into consideration so that the overall goals of winning the matches are perfectly achieved. Hence, at the time of playing the IPL fantasy cricket, the people need to keep the above-mentioned points in mind so that they become pros of the game.