Frequently Asked Question | How to Play Fantasy Cricket - My Sports League

FAQ

GENERAL

What is My Sports League?

My Sports League is your chance to use your strategic skills and your love for sports – especially cricket and play a fantasy game with your dream team of players. You can select the players you want and play alongside real-world matches.

How do I register to My Sports League?

The registration process is pretty quick and easy. Simply fill a short form or join instantly with your Facebook or Google account.

I registered but my login does not work

Check your registered email ID and password. Just in case you do not remember your password, you can instantly reset it here. If you still cannot login, you can contact us on the support number provided on the Contact page.

How do I change my existing password?

Login to your My Sports League account and click on your profile name and then click on ‘Change Password’.

Can I create more than one team?

Each email ID can create only one team.

How do I change my existing information?

Your information on My Sports League can be accessed by you and can be changed by editing your profile any time you wish. You can edit your Name, Mobile number, Date of Birth, Address and State. Please note that you cannot change the name of the team you selected or the email ID you registered.

I have not received a confirmation mail after I signed up. What do I do?

To begin with, check your spam box. If you do find the confirmation mail there, make sure that you mark it as ‘not spam’. Then re-check the email Id that you have registered with us. If nothing works, you can always contact support and we shall be happy to assist you.

PLAYING My Sports League

How do I play?

  • Register on My Sports League with your email address.
  • Begin by creating your dream team.
  • Select your Captain and Vice-Captain carefully.
  • Get ready to search for contests.
  • You can play a PRACTICE game or begin playing fantasy cricket immediately!
  • You can either play for FREE or for CASH. Cash contests (may) have an entry fee.
  • There are various payment methods that are accepted such as Credit Cards, Debit Cards, PayTM or Net Banking.
  • Once you have everything configured, you are all set to begin playing fantasy cricket.
  • Once the real world match starts, your team starts earning points as per the point system and their performance in the real world matches.

After each match, final points and winners shall be declared.

How do I create a team?

Simply login to your My Sports League account and click on ‘Create Team’. Select your dream team of 11 players as discussed earlier.

Can I change my team for future rounds?

Yes, for every new real world match you select, you can create your new fantasy team.

How many players are needed?

This is why you need to choose your team carefully! You will lose potential points if the player you choose does not play in the round.

When I make changes to my team, how long before they reflect?

When you make changes to the team, they are instantly reflected. You can make unlimited changes to the team before the deadline. Remember, however, that you cannot make changes to the team when the match is live. The deadline for making changes is usually 1 hour before the real world match begins.

Can I join the same contest using multiple teams?

No, you can join only one contest with one team.

POINTS, SCORING AND EARNING

How will I score points?

Your dream team’s performance in the real world matches will earn your fantasy team points. So, choose your dream team strategically.

When will the scores get updated?

Points are updated every few minutes, however, your total rank is updated only when the real world match is over. Winners are declared only after the scores are verified.

Are there any points for the man of the match?

No, there are no points for the man of the match.

What if there is a tie in the scores of two users on My Sports League?

Whenever there is a tie between two users, the prize money is divided equally between the two users.

How can I cross check my team’s points?

You can cross check your points by clicking on your scorecard.

If a player is sent off by the umpires for misconduct, does he still score points on My Sports League once he's back?

Any player who is sent off by the umpires for serious misconduct will score and retain points on MY SPORTS LEAGUE according to our standard points system for his contribution during his time on the field.

What type of contests can I join?

You can join contests like 2-member, 3-member, 5-member and 10-member contests. You can join cash contests to win real money or the free-to-play practice contests to hone your skill till you are confident to join cash contests.

What are cash & practice contests?

Cash contests are where you participate by paying an entry fee and compete with other users to win real money! In a practice contest, you compete with other users and there will be no entry fees for these contests. It will help you boost your skills and once you are confident, you can join cash contests.

What happens if an ODI/T20 match is abandoned?

If the real world match is abandoned the My Sports League match will be cancelled too. The entry fees in such cases will be refunded.

What happens if the test match is declared drawn?

If a real world test match is declared as drawn, the Fantasy cricket match will be cancelled and your entry fees will be refunded.

What happens if a contest does not fill up the required number of participants?

If this is a cash contest, the contest will be cancelled and you will be refunded your entry fees.

Is there a cash prize for winning a practice contest?

Practice contests do not have any cash prizes. They are meant for exactly that practice until you gain experience and are comfortable enough to play with actual cash.

What is the prize for a cash contest?

The prize for a cash contest is REAL CASH!

How is the winner decided?

The team that scores the highest points at the end of the match is announced as the winner for the contest.

Why is there a charge for entering a contest?

We charge a platform fee to access our amusement facilities for improving and maintaining the facilities, as well as awarding cash prizes.

EARNINGS AND CASH PRIZES

How do I know that I won a cash prize?

Your rank and points will be displayed during every match and an updated rank and points will be displayed at the end. If you win any of the contests, your cash will be credited to your My Sports League account.

Is there an expiry date for my cash winnings on My Sports League?

You must withdraw your winnings from your account in 335 days from the date of credit, it will be automatically deposited to your bank account (the account you registered with My Sports League). In case you have not provided an account or you fail to complete the verification for MY SPORTS LEAGUE, you stand to forfeit the amount. It’s hence important to verify your bank account with MY SPORTS LEAGUE as soon as possible.

ACCOUNT BALANCE

How do I check my MY SPORTS LEAGUE account balance?

The balance for your MY SPORTS LEAGUE account will be displayed in your MY SPORTS LEAGUE profile screen. You can also check your most recent transactions.

How can I add money to my MY SPORTS LEAGUE account?

You can add money by simply clicking on ‘Add Balance’ and you will be guided by a process to add money. You can use your Debit card, Credit Card, Netbanking or PayTM for the same. Payments are safe and secure and we use secure payment gateways for online transactions. You will get a confirmation email with your Order ID to your email that you have registered with MY SPORTS LEAGUE. If you require any help regarding your MY SPORTS LEAGUE account balance, you can contact us at the numbers provided.

How long does it take for my deposited amount to be credited to my balance?

The transaction happens immediately and you can see your balance updated. In case of any queries, you can contact us on the helpline numbers provided.

Can I withdraw the money from my unutilized account deposits?

The amount deposited for your MY SPORTS LEAGUE account can be used to join contests only. You cannot be reverted back to your account.

ACCOUNT VERIFICATION

Is account verification necessary to join contests on MY SPORTS LEAGUE?

No, you can join contests without a verified account. However, if you do win cash, your winnings will need to be deposited to your MY SPORTS LEAGUE account. A verified account will be required when you withdraw the winnings from your MY SPORTS LEAGUE account.

How do I get my MY SPORTS LEAGUE account verified?

Account verification on MY SPORTS LEAGUE is a one-time process. All you need to do is click on the Verify Now button and follow the process. You will be asked for your mobile number where you’ll receive an OTP. You will also be asked to verify your email ID. After verification of your PAN card, (which takes 5 days) you should be all set.

Can I update my details in my MY SPORTS LEAGUE account?

Yes. You can update your name, mobile number, date of birth and address by clicking on Edit Profile.

WITHDRAWALS

How do I withdraw cash from my MY SPORTS LEAGUE account?

You can only withdraw the winnings from your MY SPORTS LEAGUE account. Remember that your account needs to be verified for any withdrawals. After verification, you can withdraw the amount after 5 working days.

What is the minimum & maximum amount I can withdraw from My Sports League account?

The minimum amount for a single withdrawal request is Rs. 750

It may take 10-15 working days to complete payment process.

TAXES

All prizes shall be subject to deduction of tax ("TDS") as per the Income Tax Act 1961. The TDS rate prescribed by the Government of India with respect to any prize money amount is 31.2% of the total prize money amount. In case of any revisions by the Government of India to the aforementioned rate in the future, TDS will be deducted by My Sports League in accordance with the then current prescribed TDS rate. Winners will be provided TDS certificates in respect of such tax deductions. The Winners shall be responsible for payment of any other applicable tax, including but not limited to, income tax, gift tax and every other relevant taxes. You agree and acknowledge that we shall never be held responsible for any tax liabilities for your transactions and winnings. Further, for avoidance of doubt and notwithstanding anything to the contrary herein, You will indemnify, reimburse and hold us harmless from, for and against any sales, use, gross receipts, excise, franchise, business or other taxes or fees (including penalties, fines or interest thereon) imposed by any government or other taxing authority to the extent such taxes or fees are assessed on us which is your primary legal obligation.

LEGALITY

Am I allowed to play if I am under the age of 18?

No, My Sports League is strictly for users who are at least 18 years of age

NOT ALLOWED

What’s absolutely not allowed on My Sports League?

  • Creation of multiple or fake accounts by one user.
  • Submission of fake documents to your My Sports League account.
  • Misusing your MY SPORTS LEAGUE account in any way.

Action taken: Any such accounts will be deactivated by our team.

PAYMENTS

How do I add a credit or debit card to my My Sports League account?

Simply go to My Account and click on Add or Remove Cards. Enter your card number and save the details.

Is it safe to enter my card details on My Sports League?

Yes, it is safe to enter you’re your card details on My Sports League. We work with trusted third party payment gateways and the transactions are completely secure.

Can I add multiple cards to My Sports League?

Yes! You can add any number of cards at any time to My Sports League.

Can I delete the credit card I added to My Sports League?

Yes. You can delete a credit/debit card at any time. Simply go to My Account and go to Add/Remove Cards and click on the card you wish to remove and delete it.