How to Play Dream11 Fantasy Cricket league | Tips and Tricks

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How to Play Dream11 Fantasy Cricket league

Dream 11 is a revolutionary sports arena which has changed the gaming industry in India. This sports fantasy pleases all cricket fans and fulfills their desire of a real on the pitch experience. The game helps fans put their skills and knowledge to use and within a short span of time, Dream11 has earned 2 crore sports fans in India. Fans can choose from a variety of sports like Cricket, Football, Kabaddi and NBA.

How it works and How to Join?


How to Play Dream11: You can construct your own teams with a total sum of 100 credits. The teams earn points based on the selected player’s actual match performance. Towards the end of the match, points are calculated and you can evaluate your performance with others in the match.

You can either play Dream11 for free or join its cash contest to win cash by paying an entry fee. Fans above 18 years of age can participate in the cash contest.

To begin with, you have to make a Dream11 account. The procedure for the same is:

Step 1: Open the Dream11 website and look for an option to register. As an alternative, you can also download its mobile application (available for Android and iOS) and make a Dream11 account.

Step 2: Enter your email address and password and press register to make an account.

Step 3: After you have successfully registered your account, move to My Account where you can track your balance and earnings. To transfer your earning to your bank account, you need to enter your mobile number to verify your account. You will get an OTP on your mobile number and you need to enter that OTP.

Step 4: Since it deals in real money transactions, there is a need to verify your PAN card. After uploading your PAN card image, enter your name, 10-digit PAN card number, state and date of birth. It can take at least 7 days for PAN card verification. Once it is done, you can give your bank account details to take out the money from the wallet.

Note: You can start playing before the PAN card verification is done.

How to Play Dream11 Fantasy Cricket League and Dream11 Rules for points

How to Play Dream11: After setting your account, you can start to participate in the upcoming matches. Now we are going to help you step by step on how to create your fantasy team of 11.

Step 1: After logging in your Dream 11 account, select any upcoming match from ongoing tournaments.

Step 2: Click on ‘Create Team’ to build your team with a total sum of 100 credits. You need to select 3-5 batsmen, 3-5 bowlers, 1-3 all rounders and at least 1 wicket keeper. You can select maximum seven players from teach team. Here you put your expertise and judgment to use. While building your team, watch out for the number of players you add to your team, available credits and the deadline for team submission.

Note: You need to build your team before the actual games starts. The deadline to join the contest differs from tournament to tournament. Dream11 can stretch the deadline maximum by 10 minutes after the match starts.

Step 3: You also need to choose the Captain and Vice Captain for your team. The captain get twice the points scored by him in the real match and the vice captain gets 1.5 times the points.  

Note: You can edit your team, change the captain and vice-captain until the deadline of the match. Keep an eye on your players who are playing the match and keep your session upgraded at all times.

Step 4: You can build up to 6 teams in a single game. You can also become a part of multiple contests by paying the entry fee of each contest. The final aim should be to earn more money that what you have paid as entrance fees.

You earn points on different happenings like every run scored, catch taken, run out, etc. The points can be subtracted if the players don’t perform.  There is a point chart which we have listed below:

Type of Points T20 ODI Test
For being part of the Starting XI   ** 2 2 2
For every run scored 0.5 0.5 0.5
Wicket (excluding run-out) 10 12 8
Caught & Bowled 14 16 12
Catch 4 4 4
Run-out (thrower/catcher) 4/2 4/2 4/2
Stumping / Run-out (direct) 6 6 6
Dismissal for duck (batsmen, wicket-keeper and all-rounders) -2 -3 -4

Bonus Points

Type of Points T20 ODI Test
Every boundary hit 0.5 0.5 0.5
Every six hit 1 1 1
Half century 4 2 2
Century 8 4 4
Maiden over 4 2 NA
5 wickets 8 4 4
4 wickets 4 2 2

Step 5: After the match is over, you can withdraw your earning.

Note: The amount of withdrawal should be more than Rs. 200 and less than Rs. 2,00,000. You can make a maximum of three withdrawals in a day.

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