Cash Contest Rules

Play cash contests to make real money using your cricketing knowledge. Create your dream team, participate in the contest, check out the leaderboard and win big.

By participating in cash contest, you agree to our gameplay terms and conditions.

Read full Gameplay Terms & Conditions

1. Create your dream team

You can create your dream team for any match. Cricketers can be selected from the entire squad of both sides. Each cricketer has a cost and you have a limited budget to complete your XI, so choose wisely. Your team must fulfill the following criteria:

  • Exactly 1 player in the team should be a designated wicket keeper
  • At least 1 and at most 3 players are all rounders
  • At least 3 and at most 5 batsmen are selected
  • At least 3 and at most 5 bowlers are selected
Role Min Max
Wicket keeper 1 1
Batsmen 3 5
Bowlers 3 5
All rounders 1 3
  • The team should have at least 3 players
 from each team
  • You must create the team within the allocated budget (1000 credits)
  • You must select 1 player as captain and 1 player as vice captain. You can not select the same player as both captain and vice captain. Captain gets you 2x points and vice captain gets you 1.5x points.

2. Create more teams

Create multiple teams to stay ahead of the competition and win more. You can join with 1 team for free, but each extra team would require coins

Pro Tip

You can quickly create a new team by cloning and making changes to an existing team.

You can make unlimited edits to your teams before the scheduled cut-off time for a match. However, your teams are lock and you can not make any changes after the cut-off time.

3. Fantasy Points System

Each cricketer is awarded points based on their performance in the match.

All Players Every Run 5
Four +4
Six +6
Half Century +50
Century +100
Applicable for batsmen, all rounders and wicket keeper.

Strike rate points apply after min 10 balls played.
Duck -25
Strike Rate Points
More than 279.9 +31
Between 240 & 279.9 +21
Between 200 & 239.9 +11
Between 60 & 74.9 -11
Between 45 & 59.9 -21
Less than 45 -31
Applicable to all players.

Economy rate points apply after min 2 overs bowled.
Wicket (for bowler) 100
Maiden Over 40
3 wicket haul +30
5 wicket haul +60
6+ wicket haul +80
Economy Rate Points
Less than 3.5 +41
Between 3.5 & 4.49 +31
Between 4.5 & 5.49 +21
Between 5.5 & 6.49 +11
Between 9 & 9.99 -11
Between 10 & 10.99 -21
More than 10.99 -31
Applicable to all players except substitutes. Catch 50
Run out 100
Stumping 50
Part of playing XI +20
Part of winning team +15
Captain (user selected) 2X
Vice Captain (user selected) 1.5X
All Players Every Run 5
Four +4
Six +6
Half Century +25
Century +50
Applicable for batsmen, all rounders and wicket keeper.

Strike rate points apply after min 10 balls played.
Duck -25
Strike Rate Points
More than 239.9 +31
Between 200 & 239.9 +21
Between 160 & 199.9 +11
Between 50 & 64.9 -11
Between 35 & 49.9 -21
Less than 35 -31
Applicable to all players.

Economy rate points apply after min 2 overs bowled.
Wicket (for bowler) 100
Maiden Over 20
4 wicket haul +20
5 wicket haul +50
6+ wicket haul +80
Economy Rate Points
Less than 2 +41
Between 2 & 2.99 +31
Between 3 & 3.99 +21
Between 4 & 4.99 +11
Between 7 & 7.99 -11
Between 8 & 8.99 -21
More than 8.99 -31
Applicable to all players except substitutes. Catch 50
Run out 100
Stumping 50
Part of playing XI +20
Part of winning team +15
Captain (user selected) 2X
Vice Captain (user selected) 1.5X
Applicable for all players.

50, 100 & 200 counted per innings.
Every Run 5
Four +4
Six +6
Half Century +25
Century +50
Double Century +100
Every 100 balls played +20
Every 300 balls played +10
Applicable for batsmen, all rounders & wicket keeper. Duck -25
Pair -20
Applicable to all players.

4, 5 & 6 wicket hauls applicable per innings.
Wicket (for bowler) 150
4 wicket haul +40
5 wicket haul +70
6+ wicket haul +85
10+ wickets in match +50
Applicable to all players except substitutes. Catch 50
Run out 75
Stumping 60
Part of playing XI +20
Part of winning team +20
Captain (user selected) 2X
Vice Captain (user selected) 1.5X

4. Fantasy Leaderboard

Based on total fantasy points for each of your teams, you rank on the fantasy leaderboard. Your rank on the leaderboard is updated real time.

5. Claim your winnings

After the contest has ended, your reward is added to your winnings account. In case you had multiple winning teams, you get credits for each of them.

Tied Ranks

In case of ties, winnings for each position is split among the teams at tied position.

For example, if 4th position had ₹5000 as reward and 5th position had ₹3000 as reward, and 2 teams are tied at 4th position, both get ₹4000. The next team on the leaderboard would be at 6th position.

Number of coins awarded to winners are rounded up in case of ties.

You can transfer this amount to your PayTM wallet anytime. Minimum withdrawal limit is ₹50.

6. Fair Play

You can make as many changes as you want to your teams before the cut-off time. You cannot view teams created by other players during this period. All the teams are locked after cut-off time. No changes are possible to any of the teams after this. You can check out all the other teams in the contest once the entries are locked.

Creating multiple accounts violates our fairplay guidelines and may lead to suspension of your account. In case of any queries write to us at help@cricplay.com