7 Fantasy Cricket Betting Tips You Should Know

In a Cricket-crazy nation like India, the explosion of an online game which caters to the interest of cricket fans in the Indian market was very obvious. For so many years, all of us have given immense love to Cricket and our favorite players since the time we started watching the game, and this craze has reached a new level. Remember how we used select our favorite players before a match and try to speculate who all will play in the match and how much will they score – Fantasy Cricket Tips is just that.

How Do You Play?

Since a small change in the batting or bowling order can change the course of the game. The idea is to select a team of 11 players and 3 substitutes from a pool of players playing the match. Player selection is not limited to a particular number of batsmen, bowlers and all-rounders and there is no budget cap. There are some fantasy applications which only allow you to create a team according to pre-requisite patterns set by them. You can choose any type of players in your team in a fantasy game. The main concept involves outscoring the opposition by a largest margin possible to stay at the top of the table. You have the option of playing matches in all the three formats: Test, One-day international, T20 Cricket.

Example – A given pattern could have 5 batsmen, 1 wicket-keeper, 2 all-rounders and 3 bowlers.

What do we know about these apps?

If you have made up your mind to play one of these games, you must be wondering how these apps work.  There are 3 things you must keep in mind when you start playing on one of the apps.

Select an upcoming match and create a team of 11 best players of your choice from both the teams

Deposit the amount and join any contest using your team

After the match starts, track the contest leader board, and check if your team wins

Today we are going to discuss 5 tips which will come in handy when you start playing Fantasy cricket:

1. Join Smaller contests

If you join Grand/Mega contests with more than 10,000 members, the chances of finishing on top of the table and hence winning that grand prize is incredibly low. To win some easy money, you must join small contests which has 10 to 20 members. Remember, it is much easier to beat 9 players when compared to 9,999 players. What you also need to make sure is that the website is genuine and is not fraudulent. It is especially important that you watch out for all types of fishy websites.

2. Look for apps which allow modifications after the toss:

There are many Fantasy Cricket apps like Dream 11 which usually close all the contest entries 1 hour prior the official match starts. So, narrowing down to the exact playing XI of both the teams is not possible as the toss is usually conducted just 30 minutes before the play. In order to predict the best players, you can try apps which allow certain modifications to your team until the match starts. Also, after the toss has taken place, you will have clear idea about which team is going to bat first. So, based on this information, you will be able to guess the opening players and bowlers and can select the best combination of players.

3. Be an expert with the Point system

Every Fantasy Cricket app has a unique points structure.  In some cases, you can earn more points while batting such as by scoring runs, fifties, hundreds and so on. Whereas, some portals let you earn more points while bowling such as taking wickets, bowling a maiden over. Now, there area few gaming portals where you can simply earn balanced points between batting, bowling, and fielding. Also, some portals give different points for ODI, T20 and Test matches. Now, you have to decide which type of gaming suits you the most.

4. Choose your Players Wisely

You will notice that major gaming portals allow marking two players as Captain and Vice-Captain. If a player marked as captain gets 10 points, then he automatically will get 2x, i.e. 20 points.  A player marked as Vice-captain gets 1.5x, i.e. 15 points. So,it is especially important to understand the importance of marking a player as captain or vice-captain. The idea is to follow the previous performances of these players and plan accordingly. 

5. Earn points on Referral

All gaming portal offers you a referral program through which you can easily earn money even when you are not playing. Many platforms offer a flat referral bonus when your friend joins the platform. Whereas, there are many referral programs which can earn you up to ₹1,000 per month based on your friends’ participation on the portal. All you have to do is share your referral link in Facebook Profile or Instagram profile or even your YouTube Channel. As soon as your friends join the platform and start playing, you will get the referral money. This is the best way to earn money without playing.

Fantasy gaming is taking over the world and soon these apps and platforms would be on every phone in the country! So, what are you waiting for? Download the best gaming app of your choice and start playing! Also, tell us which gaming portal is your favorite in the comments below.