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Fantasy cricket itself defines that players can enjoy playing the game with fantasy teams using real players. So just don’t stop at watching cricket and take your love for the game to the next level with fantasy cricket league. Be part of the excitement of a nail-biting finish, just like your favorite match!

1. What is Fantasy Cricket?

2. Rise of Fantasy Cricket

3. How Fantasy Cricket Works?

4. Why To Play Fantasy Cricket?

5. How to Play Fantasy Cricket?

6. Which Players to Select to Create a Cricket Team?

7. How to Win Fantasy Cricket Games On Howzat?

8. FAQs

What is Fantasy Cricket?

Fantasy cricket is a strategy based online fantasy game that involves selecting and creating a virtual team of real 11 players in a real-world match and score points on the basis of the performance of these players. Your objective is to select the best possible playing 11 and score higher than your opponents.

Although some luck might increase your chances of winning, fantasy cricket is predominantly a game of skill that requires a good knowledge of the game and excellent analytical abilities. A good research about players and teams will help you select the best team for a match and win contests.

Why Play Fantasy Cricket on Howzat?

Howzat, one of the leading fantasy cricket websites, has specifically designed one of the most innovative & exciting fantasy cricket games for the Indian sports fans. You can play all the regular formats of cricket (T20, ODI & Tests) and various domestic leagues like Indian T20 League, and international tournaments and matches like T20 World Cup.

More reasons to play fantasy cricket leagues on the Howzat Fantasy App:

  • Power to Select Your Own Team

    Power to Select Your Own Team

    The power to select your own team. Use your knowledge of cricket and players’ to create the best team for a match
  • Exciting Matches 24x7

    Exciting Matches 24x7

    Create teams for different cricket matches and leagues taking place 24X7 all around the world
  • Bragging Rights

    Bragging Rights

    You can showcase your cricketing skills and knowledge of the sports and earn the right to brag in front of your friends and colleagues!

How To Create a Fantasy Cricket Team on Howzat?

To create a fantasy cricket team on Howzat, you need to follow the below steps:

  1. Every fantasy team you make on Howzat must have 11 players

  2. A maximum of 7 players can be selected from one team

  3. Your Howzat fantasy team need to be within 100 credits

  4. Follow the below player category selection criteria for your fantasy cricket team:

  5. Player Type Minimum Player Maximum Players
    Wicket Keeper (WK) 1 4
    Batter (BAT) 1 6
    All Rounder (AR) 1 4
    Bowler (BOWL) 1 6
  6. Choose a captain and vice-captain for your team. The captain score 2x points and the vice-captain score 1.5x points.

Read more about Tips and Tricks in Fantasy Cricket to create a winning fantasy team.

How to Play Fantasy Cricket on Howzat?

Getting started with fantasy cricket on Howzat is super easy. Follow these easy steps to get started:

Play Popular Fantasy Cricket Leagues on Howzat

You can create fantasy teams in various T20 fantasy leagues around the world. Here are some of the popular fantasy cricket leagues to make your fantasy cricket team on Howzat.

• Indian T20 League

Started in 2008, Indian T20 League is arguably the biggest and toughest domestic T20 league in the world. A total of 10 teams (Chennai, Delhi, Gujarat, Kolkata, Lucknok, Mumbai, Punjab, Rajasthan, Bangalore, and Hyderabad) take part in the league. Now, you also have a chance to win real cash by making fantasy cricket teams for every match of the Indian T20 League.

• T20 World Cup

The Men's T20 World Cup (formerly known as World Twenty20) is the international championship of T20 cricket. Played once every two years, The T20 World Cup trophy is the most coveted prize in the shortest format of the game. The 2022 T20 World Cup is coming soon and you can be a winner of big cash prizes during the competition.

• Australia T20 League

Started in 2011, Australia T20 League is second in terms of quality of cricket and players participating behind the Indian T20 league. A total of 8 teams (Adelaide, Brisbane, Hobart, Perth, Melbourne S, Melbourne R, Sydney T, Sydney S) take part in the league. Make your fantasy teams for every match of the Australia T20 League and win cash daily.

• Caribbean T20 League

The top T20 League competition in the West Indies, Caribbean T20 League is dubbed the “The Biggest Party in Sport”. Played by 6 teams (Barbados, Jamaica, St. Lucia, Trinidad, St. Kitts and Guyana) over 34 matches, the league is full of excitement and entertainment for the players and cricket fans. You, too, can be a part of this fun and win daily cash prizes on Howzat.

• Pakistan T20 League

Established in 2016, Pakistan T20 League is a professional T20 cricket league played in Pakistan. 6 teams (Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Multan, Peshawar, and Quetta) representing six cities of Pakistan take part in the league. Make your fantasy teams in the Pakistan T20 League on Howzat and be part of the fun.

How To Win Daily Cash Prizes on Howzat Fantasy Cricket

Fantasy cricket is not just about picking random 11 or star players to score big points for you. In order to score more points than your opponents, your analytical skills and research will come into play. Look at past statistics of the players, pitch and weather reports to give you an edge.

After that, the important part is to choose the correct captain and vice-captain because they give you 2x and 1.5x points respectively. Also, look at how various bonus points are given out for certain actions in a match. For example: a direct hit run-out or 3 catches taken by a player.

Once the match is over, the results will be declared. If you are in the winning position on the contest leaderboard, you will win cash prizes. After that, withdraw your winnings with minimum ease.

Fantasy Cricket: FAQs

To play fantasy cricket, follow the steps given below:

  1. Download Howzat app
  2. Register (or Sign In) using your mobile number
  3. Select a match
  4. Pick your best players and build your dream team
  5. Choose a cash contest to join
  6. Check your WINNINGS and withdraw your money after the results are declared

The key to win is to make the most competitive team and the information plays a significant role. HOWZAT as a platform, provides sports content to leverage the players/teams information and then make smart, informed decisions.

Check the toss and pitch report. Select the players who are in the playing XI. If the pitch is batting friendly then select more batters and if it is a bowling pitch, then choose more bowlers in the team. Check players’ performances from previous matches and their records against a particular opponent.

Howzat is one of the most innovative and fastest growing apps when it comes to cricket fantasy leagues. Here are a few features that make you want Howzat the most user friendly app:

  1. Not on any other PLATFORM you will get the opportunity to play against Legends like Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh, Shardul Thakur and Irfan Pathan.
  2. Gaming on Howzat is effortless and fast. We have designed the fastest and the smoothest fantasy cricket app for you!
  3. Howzat’s user-friendly interface provides you with a seamless gaming experience. It has a simple and easy-to-navigate dashboard.
  4. Howzat covers fantasy cricket matches 24x7. You can play fantasy sports matches at any time of the day, be it 12 PM or 3 AM.
  5. Lots of free practice games at first to gain good knowledge of the game and confidence. After that, you can move on to the cash contests and win real money.
  6. Lots of attractive bonuses and rewards are there. You can get up to a 200% bonus credited to your Howzat account! Also get cashback offers regularly.

Playing fantasy cricket on Howzat is absolutely legal and safe. The Honorable Supreme Court of India has ruled that playing a game of skill for real money is legal and a business activity, not gambling or betting. So you can play both free and cash fantasy cricket in India on Howzat without worrying about the legality of the game.

Our cash contests are available to players residing in all states and UTs of India except for players who reside in Assam, Odisha, Sikkim, Nagaland, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Telangana. However, players from the above mentioned states can play our free games. Moreover, people aged under 18 are not eligible to play cash games on Howzat.

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