IPL T20 tournament is undoubtedly one of India’s most-loved sporting events. Even people who don’t usually watch cricket are passionate about IPL. That is because IPL T20 provides endless entertainment, edge-of-the-seat excitement, and fun that can keep us distracted from the worries of everyday life.
The 14th edition of IPL is set to start on 9th April and the fun will continue until 30 May. Do you know what you can do to increase the excitement level? You can participate in IPL Fantasy Premier League. The virtual event will open up for registration some days before IPL starts and will run parallel to the main event all the way to the end.
Have you ever played fantasy IPL cricket before? If you haven’t, you need to download fantasy cricket app right now and start playing. Why? Here are a few reasons to convince you:
Reasons why you should try out fantasy cricket
Paytm First Games is extending its fantasy cricket game to include IPL 2021. Now you can visit your favorite gaming app and participate in your favorite cricket tournament. The following are some reasons why you should definitely play IPL Fantasy Premier League:
1. You can create your dream team 11
IPL Fantasy Premier League features virtual versions of all players who are part of IPL 2021. And, you are free to choose any player from any actual IPL team to create your own fantasy team. In real life, you may probably never own a cricket team. But, in the virtual world, it is possible! You will have a budget with which you will build a team from scratch. You will feel the thrill of watching your chosen players take on the opponents and outperform them. The pride and joy you feel will stay with you forever!
2. You can amplify the excitement of the IPL tournament
There are plenty of reasons why we love IPL – the flash-bang type of cricket, unpredictability, the string of boundaries, format, festive spirit, etc. However, when you play fantasy cricket that just adds to the excitement level. Now you have a lot more at stake. Before the match starts, you will be wondering if the players you chose for IPL Fantasy Premier League will be selected in the final playing 11. And, if they are, then how will they perform? Will they win you a lot of points with their batting, bowling, and fielding? You have a lot to look forward to!
3. Prove to everyone that you know best
We are all familiar with annoying people who pretend to know more about cricket than they actually do. So, here is your opportunity to silence them. Pick the players for your fantasy IPL team with care and after a lot of research into their recent form. Predict the outcome of the match with solid statistics. It’s time to put your cricket knowledge to use and show everyone who the real IPL pundit is!
4. Keep up with the sport
A true cricket fan is always updating himself/herself with the changes of the game. Whether it is a new cricket regulation, new rules of the game, or the new faces who are taking the cricket world by storm, it is a matter of pride for cricket lovers to always be familiar with everything new. However, today’s busy and hectic life does not always give us the time to read or research as much as we want.
However, if you are participating in IPL Fantasy Premier League, researching the players is mandatory if you want to win! You have to familiarize yourself with their performance statistics and learn about the new and upcoming uncapped players. Your budget is fixed and to create your own fantasy team, you will need to read up the latest cricket news. In the process, you can catch up with everything that has been happening in the cricket world.
5. You can make a lot of money
Who doesn’t want to make some extra money doing something they enjoy? Paytm First Games brings you the chance not just to create your fantasy team, but also win attractive cash rewards by doing so.
The rules are simple. Form your team with:
- 1-3 all-rounders
- 3-5 bowlers
- 1-2 wicket-keepers
- 1 uncapped cricketer from India
- 3-5 batsmen
- 4 foreign cricketers
Your players will earn you points with their performance.
Batsmen can win:
- 0.5 points for every boundary
- 0.5 points for every run
- 1 point for each six
- 4 points for a half-century
- 8 points for a century
- -2 points when dismissed for a duck
Bowlers will bring you:
- 10 points for every wicket they take except run-outs
- 4 points for every maiden over they bowl
- 4 bonus points if a player takes 4 wickets in a single match
- 8 bonus points if a player takes 5 wickets in a single match
Fielders can earn:
- 2 points for a catch that creates a run-out
- 4 points for a catch
- 4 points for a throw that causes the run-out
- 6 points for a run-out or stumping
At the end of the tournament, your points will be added up. If you are a winner, then you will be awarded with real cash prizes. The money can be transferred directly to your bank account through safe transactions.
Entertainment, fun and the chance to win cash rewards – surely you don’t need more reasons to play IPL Fantasy Premier League! Download the Paytm First Games app and be prepared for having a wonderful time this IPL season. Also, Read:-
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