Daily Fantasy Cricket is growing massively due its increasing popularity in the sub-continent, and now PlayON Fantasy Sports are offering UK customers the chance to play the game. Daily Fantasy Sports initial growth as a game t0ok place in North America where Cricket is not a hugely popular game. This meant that until recently there have been no sites offering Daily Fantasy Cricket contests for UK customers.
The growth of Daily Fantasy Sports in the UK and globally means that Daily Fantasy Cricket is already gaining huge popularity in India, where the game is experiencing massive growth through the Dream11.com brand.
In the UK, PlayON are currently the only operator offering real money Daily Fantasy Cricket contests. This means that players entering Daily Fantasy Cricket contests will all be relatively new to the game as there aren’t a huge number of experienced players with refined strategies competing. PlayON Fantasy Cricket covers Test Matches, One Day Internationals, and Twenty Twenty games.
Daily Fantasy Cricket Basics
As with other Daily Fantasy Sports, there is no commitment to manage a team over a long period. Daily Fantasy Cricket contests can be based on a single game or a series of game. The points scoring does differs slightly depending on whether the match is a Test Match, a One Day International, or a Twenty Twenty game.
When entering a Daily Fantasy Cricket contest with PlayON Fantasy Cricket, you are only submitting a team for the specific game that you have chosen. There is no in-play element to Daily Fantasy Cricket offered by PlayON so once the game has started. After the contest starts you just have to sit back and cheer on your selections.
Where Can I Play Daily Fantasy Cricket?
Currently the only place for UK fans to play Fantasy Cricket is PlayON who are licensed and regulated by the UK Gambling Commission to offer real money Fantasy Cricket contests.
One of the great features that PlayON offer is the opportunity to create your own contests. You can then invite friends to play against for free or real money.
What Are The Rules Of Daily Fantasy Cricket?
The basics for PlayON Fantasy Cricket are listed below. Please visit our dedicated PlayON Fantasy Cricket page for more details on rules and points scoring.
- You must pick a lineup comprising 7 players before the start of the first game designated.
- The 7 line-up positions are: Wicket Keeper, Batsman x 2, Bowlers x 2, All Rounders x 2.
- You can switch your Fantasy Cricket lineup up until the start time of the game that your selections are playing in.
- You have a maximum virtual budget of £100m to create your PlayON Fantasy Cricket lineup.