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What is fantasy cricket?

If you have some cricket fanatics around you, it is very much likely that you have heard about fantasy cricket. So what exactly is Fantasy cricket? Fantasy cricket is an online sports game where you have to create a side with players from real-world cricket teams and make a team on your own which competes with teams picked by other online competitors.

So to break it down, it is like picking players in an auction. Each player will have a specific rate and you have to create a team with a wicketkeeper, batsmen, bowlers, and all-rounders. After creating the team, you will be awarded points based on the performance of the players in the Real Game.

Among all the competitors in your pool, if you end up with the most number of points at the end of the match, you will be declared as rank one. Likewise, there will be prize money for each rank. So the better the team you pick, the better the chance of you winning the prize money.

So fantasy cricket is a game that involves skills like knowledge, analytics, and research. Also, there is a little space for luck, which might help you in reaping better ranks.

So in Virtual world you are the Owner of a Cricket Team like all who is who of India.

What is Mini Fantasy?

Mini fantasy is a New and Easy format of fantasy cricket where instead of an 11 member team you can pick a mini team of 1 or 2 or 3 players from both sides in a cricket match. This mini team will compete with the mini teams picked by other competitors. And whoever wins the maximum points will win the competition just like in Classic Fantasy Cricket.

Fantasy cricket vs Mini Fantasy comparison:

  • Classic Fantasy Cricket

In classic Fantasy Cricket, you will be picking a whole team of 11 players with a wicketkeeper, batsmen, bowlers, and all-rounders from both sides. Each player will have a credit score and you can pick players only amounting to your total credit limit.

But this takes lot of time, effort, energy and cumbersome and difficult for many in this busy world.

  • Mini Fantasy

Mini Fantasy is the new evolution conceived by GoKhiladi. This is worlds first Mini Fantasy cricket APP.

In Mini Fantasy you can pick a team with just 1 or 2 or 3 player. There won't be any credit limit in Mini fantasy.

> No Total Credit Limit

> All players are equal

> Most of Contests limited to about 20 participants

Since you pick small team the

> Effort

> Time

> Energy put in is less and its EASY

IT IS FUN & EASY

What is 1 Player Fantasy?

1 Player Fantasy is a format where you have to pick one player from any side. 1 means 1, you can pick any 1 player from both teams. It can be batsman, bowler, wicket keeper or all-rounder. There will be no credit limit in this format. And that one player will compete with the player picked by others and in the Real Match whoever performs better will be the winner.

  • Pick any 1 from any team
  • Whichever player performs better on field will get highest points
  • Batting/Bowling/Fielding will be considered

What is 2 Player Fantasy?

2 Player Fantasy is a format where you have to pick two players – one from each team without any credit limit. It can be batsman, bowler, wicket keeper or all-rounder. You have to choose a captain and a vice-captain. Captain will be awarded 2X points and vice-captain will be 1.5 X points scored. And this two-member team will compete with the teams picked by other competitors.

  • Pick any 1 from any team
  • Choose Captain / VC
  • Whichever player performs better on field will get highest points
  • Batting/Bowling/Fielding will be considered

What is 3 Player Fantasy?

3 Player Fantasy is a fantasy league where you have to pick three players. One from each team and a bowler, which is mandatory, from any side of your choice. There won't be any credit limit. You have to choose a captain and a vice-captain. Captain will be awarded twice the points scored and vice-captain will be awarded one and half times the points scored. And this three-member team will compete with the teams picked by other competitors.

  • Pick 1 player from each team minimum
  • Pick 1 Bowler mandatory
  • Choose Captain / VC
  • Whichever player performs better on field will get highest points
  • Batting/Bowling/Fielding will be considered

Fantasy Cricket in India

Fantasy cricket has been on an unprecedented rise in India in recent times. In a cricket-loving nation like India, most of the people who watch cricket have immense knowledge about the game. And everyone who has this knack for studying, analyzing, researching things will want to keep their wisdom at work by participating in fantasy leagues.

Along with the pride of winning in a league against several other competitors, one can actually win real money by participating in a fantasy league. So it's a win-win situation. Also, fantasy cricket makes the game extra exciting with people cheering for the players they picked.

When Fantasy Cricket came into the scene, many people were skeptical about putting their money on an online game as anything online was associated with fraud in those days. But gradually, after seeing many gains returns in fantasy cricket people have gained confidence and staring playing Real money games in Fantasy Cricket apps.

There was also a question about legality in the initial days. Many still have a doubt whether playing Fantasy Cricket and earning money from it is legal or not. It is absolutely legal as many courts in India have declared that Fantasy Cricket is a game of skill and not a game of luck. Upon clarification about its legality, many sports enthusiasts have started entering these platforms.

Rapid growth in digital infrastructure in India has also led to more people entering these platforms. With more people buying smartphones, affordable data prices, and increasing internet connections, the growth of Fantasy Cricket has become even more rapid.

Considering all these factors, the future of Fantasy Cricket is much more certain and lively. It is only possible that this may grow into a major habit for Cricket lovers all over the world. Many Cricket lovers have already started associating their watching experience with Fantasy Cricket and this says a lot about the future of Fantasy Cricket.

There are about 50 apps currently active in this space and Dream 11 is the market leader with more than 60% market share and a market cap nearing $5 BN

The idea. The Problem. The Solution.

Playing Fantasy cricket is little complex and time consuming. Time needed to select 11 players out of about 25. Evaluating their past performance, present track and capabilities and weather /pitch conditions etc.

And with many more new players joining IPL every season, it's going to be more and more difficult even hard core followers of cricket will not be in a position to comprehend the information on new players.

You should be in a position to select more Rights than Wrongs to really win anything big you need to select at least 6 out of 11 best performers for the day, that's not easy work.

To make it simple GoKhiladi is developed, GoKhiladi simplifies fantasy cricket by limiting the number of players to be selected. Select just 1 or 2 or 3.

It's not work. It's entertainment. You need Fun not hard work.

Go Easy. GoKhiladi.

Mini Fantasy. 1/2/3 players.