How to Play Official Daily Fantasy CPL on PlayON

Welcome to PlayON – home of the Official Daily Fantasy CPL game, with over $10,000 in cash prizes to be won throughout the tournament.

PlayON & Digicel will be running a Free Entry $100 cash prize game for every match of CPL 2016, as well as a wide range of other games each and every day.  

Daily Fantasy Sports

Getting started is easy – at PlayON you can pick new fantasy teams for each match in the CPL so there is no falling behind. You can also play whenever suits you best – if you miss a game don’t worry, there’s a new game waiting for you the following day.

Picking Teams

You have $100m to spend on 7 players – 1x wicket keeper, 2x batsmen, 2x bowlers and 2x all-rounders.To get started, visit PlayON.co and choose “Pick Teams” from the menu. Select whatever game you want to play and you’re ready to start picking.

Build your team of 7 from the real-world cricketers playing in that match, from superstars such as Chris Gayle to up-and-coming talent like Nicholas Pooran. Once you’re happy with your team, click ‘Save’ and you’re ready to enter games!

Don’t worry if you aren’t fully happy with your team – you can come back later and resave it. You can pick as many teams as you like, right up to the start of the match.

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Entering Games

Once you have picked a team, you can then enter it into games. You can view all games on offer by clicking “Enter Games” from the dashboard or the burger menu.

The table can be filtered by sport, competition, game type, and timeframe by pressing the “Filter Games” button above the table, so it’s easy to find whatever game you are looking for.

You can continue to pick teams and enter games right up to a minute before the scheduled start of the match. You can also view your Saved Teams and Entered Games in the “Saved Teams” and “Entered Games” pages, found in the dashboard and burger menu.

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Points Scoring

Your team scores points based on the real-world performance of your players as per the table below:

If Chris Gayle hits a six, he will be awarded 80 points (10 points for each run, plus a 20 point bonus). A breakdown of the scoring system can be found by clicking on the “Scoring Matrix” link in the footer.

Scoring

Live Games

With your teams successfully entered into games, it’s now time for the really exciting part! Cheer every run and dot ball as you watch your players rack up points in real-time. A running total and breakdown of points for each team can be viewed in the “My Live Games” area of the site. You can also see how close you are to landing that big cash prize by keeping track of the leaderboard for each game.

Results

Once a game has concluded and winnings have been paid out – all information regarding your teams and games for that match can be viewed in the “My Results” section of the site – found via the dashboard and burger menu.

 

We hope you’ve found this basic introduction to the game helpful. Check out Part 2 for a more in-depth look at how certain aspects of the game work.

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