Last Updated on October 16, 2022 by Umer Mukhtar
In recent years, fantasy cricket has become popular all over the world. Every cricket fan participates in the virtual form of cricket and gives it their best shot. But many cricket fans are new to fantasy cricket. They do not have proper information about online cricket, and how they can participate in it, among other things. That is why they refrain from participating in them.
So, if you want to participate in fantasy cricket and win the matches, you should first know a few things. First, fantasy cricket is a virtual and advanced form of cricket in which you can participate online from the comfort of your home. So, before you can play, you need to install an online sports app on your mobile phone if you want to be a part of virtual cricket matches.
To start the match, you need to create a virtual cricket team, and at this point. And many participants fail because they miss out on a few things that need to be considered while creating a fantasy cricket team. Also, it is one of the most common reasons why participants are not able to win the match because they have weak players in the team. Following are some of the most important things that you need to keep in your mind while creating your fantasy cricket team:
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1. Check players’ past performance –
While you are selecting any players to form a virtual cricket team, you must go through their recent performances in the past matches, analyze their game and make your final decision, whether you wish to add them to your team or not. Do not add any random player that you see on your screen and do not select anyone simply because you’re biassed towards them. Instead, check their profile carefully, and then you can add them to your team.
2. Select high ranking batsmen –
If you want to win a cricket match, it doesn’t matter if it is an actual or online cricket, it is essential to select capable batsmen. You can visit the players’ profiles and past records to check how well they performed as a batter. Make sure that the batters you are selecting for your teams will be able to hit big runs.
3. Carefully select the captain and vice-captain of your team –
Many of you may not be aware of it, but the captain and vice-captain can help you to earn extra points than other players. So, keep this in mind while choosing deserving players with good cricket and decision-making skills as captain and vice-captain of your team.
4. Stay alert while tossing to make last-minute changes –
After tossing, you will get a chance to make some changes if you want some at the last moment. For example, you can drop some players and add other good players to your team. Also, you can swap the batting if you want to. So, always stay alert and don’t miss the chance to make some last-minute changes after the toss that may increase your chances of winning the fantasy cricket match.