How To Play

Appacricket is India’s fastest growing fantasy gaming website and designed keeping in mind the user at the center. The games are easy to play and fairly intuitive in nature. In case you get stuck any point in time please comeback here.

Below is your bible for mastering Appacricket:


Appacricket is played by using your sport knowledge and skill. You can pick your own team of 11 players made up of real players for Cricket. Your team earns points based on your chosen players' performance in the real-life matches. It's time to showcase your skill and go for glory!
Follow the following steps to get started:

  1. Select a Match: Select any of the upcoming matches from the upcoming series.
  2. Create your team: Create your team of 11 players for the selected match on the basis of your cricket knowledge.
  3. Join leagues: Compete with fellow contestants on Appacricket to win the prizes by joining leagues.
  4. Follow the match: Follow the live match to cheer your team players in the match.
  5. Win Cash Prizes: Win cash prizes which can be transferred to your bank account by outperforming fellow Appacricket contestants.

Create 11 player squad:

For the match selected, please pick a team of 11 players including a captain and a vice captain. The 11 players picked can be from either team with:

  1. No constraints on the number of players from one particular team
  2. No constraints on number of Batsmen/Bowlers/Wicket Keeper/All Rounder in team
  3. No headache of forming a team within a limited budget

All you need to do is pick one player from each of the 11 combinations form your team.

Captain & Vice-captain:

Once the substitutes have been selected, you need to pick a captain and vice captain to lead your fantasy team. Just like how captain and vice captain are the most important members in the real life sporting team, the same way they are also the most important members of your fantasy team as they earn 2 times & 1.5 times the points actually earned by them.

Manage your team:

Once you have created your team, you can make unlimited number of changes to your team until the countdown timer for the match runs out. All the changes, from switching players, captain and vice-captain can be made by clicking on the edit team button.

Join Leagues:

Once you have created your team, you need to enroll into one of the following leagues to compete with fellow contestants:

  1. One Winner League: In this league, the winner takes the entire prize money back home! Enroll your team with small joining fees and win big cash prizes by finishing at the top.
  2. Top 50% League: In this league, your team needs to be among top 50% of the teams enrolled in the league in order to win prizes. Increase your chances of winning by joining this league.
  3. Rank-10 League: In this league, similar to One Winner League, the winner takes back big cash prizes by finishing amongst top 10 teams. While you win big, you also have the comfort of finishing amongst top 10 teams.
  4. Net Practice League: In this league, there is no entry fee and you can still experience the thrill of making your team and competing with the fellow contestants and earn the bragging rights.


League Name Joining Fee No of Teams Entered No of Winners Winning Prize
One Winner Rs. 10 1000 1 Rs 8500
Top 50% Rs. 100 1000 500 Rs. 170
Net Practice Free 1000 1 Bragging Rights
ODI / T20 / Test
1 run 1
Every 4 hit 2
Every 6 hit 4
Every 25 runs scored 10
Every wicket 30
Maiden Over 15
Hattrick 150
Catches 10
Runouts 10
Stumping 10
Duckout -20
Man of the Match 50

Withdraw Money:

You can withdraw your prize money at anytime by clicking on Withdraw Prize Money button. You will need to go through a one time account verification process you can withdraw money to your bank account. The verification would involve verifying following details:

  1. Email ID & mobile number
  2. Bank Account


Appacricket is a Fantasy Gaming portal which allows users to make the most of their knowledge of a particular sport in order to win cash prizes.

Fantasy Sports is considered to be a mere ‘game of skill’ where the outcome is dependent more on the skill of the participant than luck or chance. Hence, it considered to be legal in India except for a few states. You may refer to the Background section of our terms and conditions for more details on the prohibited states in India.

No, only participants who are 18 years and above are allowed to play on Appacricket.

To change the password of your account, you need to click on the ‘forgot password’ option on the Login page. You will be asked to enter your registered email address and a reset password link shall be forwarded to you on the same.
Incase you still haven’t received the reset password link then,

  • Check the email id that you have entered. It should be the same as your registered email id.
  • Check your spam emails.

The points are updated live in a match. User can see the points earned by each of the selected player in their created team.

League wise rankings and points will be displayed on the live Match. Within 2 hours after the completion of the match User can Check winning Amount in COMPLETED tab .

If due to any reason, there is no result for a match, then all the leagues for that match would be cancelled and the entry amount would be transferred back to the participant. However, if there a result to a match, wherein there is a winner or a tie, even on a shortened version of that match, then the results of the leagues would be announced basis the points earned by each of the selected players in that shortened version of that match.

No, the points earned by players if the Super Over would not be counted for any match.

Users are required to select a captain and a vice-captain every time they create a team. The points scored by the captain are doubled and the points scored by the vice-captain are multiplied by 1.5 while arriving at the final points achieved by a team.

Yes, you can edit your team after creation till the match has started. There can be no changes allowed to be made once the match is live.

Yes, you can join multiple leagues with the same team by selecting the amount and league.

No, either of the three – team, league or amount has to be different.

You will receive the amount in your bank account within 7 working days (excluding Saturdays, Sundays and other holidays) once your bank account details and KYC are verified by us.

There is no tie breaker and hence whenever there is a tie in the rankings of users, the amount shall be equally distributed among all the users at that particular rank and succeeding ranks would be skipped basis the number of users tied at a particular rank. For example, if there are 3 users with the same points at rank 5, then rank 6 and rank 7 would be skipped and the next rank would be rank 8.

In such a case, Appacricket reserves the right to cancel the league for that particular match and the amount shall be refunded to all the users who had participated in this league.

The number of matches for which the user can create a team is currently restricted to the matches which would be played in the recent future. You may create a team for that particular match one the date of the match is closer.

No, there is no expiry date for your winnings. You may withdraw it any time.

In this case, you may use the Contact Us section on the website and write to us about your query in detail