5 Star Fantasy CricInfo Championship Terms and Conditions

  • Entrants to the 5 Star Fantasy CricInfo Championship competition must be users of CricInfo.com. The contest is open only to the residents of India. Employees and immediate family members of CricInfo Limited, Cadbury's India, partners, advertising and promotional agencies are not eligible to take part.
  • Use the CricInfo Registration Centre to update your particulars.
  • The 5 Star Fantasy CricInfo Championship competition will commence on 10th August 2001. Entry to the competition is made by the entrant entering a team on the competition page found at the following url - 5 Star Cricket Fantasy competition - and registering with CricInfo. Points will be awarded according to the rules, which can be found after logging in. There are 5 gift hampers from Cadbury's to be won. There is no direct cash alternative to any of the prizes.
  • The winners of the 5 Cadbury Gift Hampers will be the users who finish in positions 1-5 in the overall fantasy league at the end of the 5 Star Fantasy CricInfo Championship competition (September 3rd 2001). In case of a tie,the winners will be drawn at random from those users who are tied with same points. No entries will be accepted after the closing date August 21st. The decision of the judges is final. Duplicate entries will be discounted. CricInfo reserves the right to disqualify players who submit obscene or offensive team names.
  • The winners will be notified by email no later than midday on September 5th 2001 and will be required to complete and return a form by fax or email to confirm their eligibility to participate in the 5 Star Fantasy CricInfo Championship competition. If the winner fails to return the form within the time stated or is found to be ineligible for any reason a further winner will be selected. The winners' names will be available on request from the The winners' names will be available on request from the Marketing Department at CricInfo at the address given below. CricInfo India (P) Ltd V Floor, 25 , Radhakrishnan Salai Chennai - 600 004 Phone: +91 44 8410028 Fax: +91 44 8418391.
  • CricInfo Limited does not accept responsibility for late or undelivered entries, notifications or communications or for any technical failure, malfunction or difficulty or for any event which may cause the 5 Star Fantasy CricInfo Championship competition to be disrupted or corrupted. No purchase is necessary to enter the Fantasy CricInfo Championship competition. Details given on entry to the 5 Star Fantasy CricInfo Championship competition will only be used in accordance with the data protection clause on the entry form. No correspondence will be entered into.
  • By entering the 5 Star Fantasy CricInfo Championship competition, entrants agree to be bound by these terms and conditions, which are governed by English law. Promoter: CricInfo Ltd, Hartham Park, Corsham, Wiltshire, England, SN13 0RP.

The personal information supplied will be held by CricInfo. CricInfo will use the information supplied for administration of this competition, customer administration generally and for related internal purposes only.

Personal information will not be made available to any organisations outside CricInfo and Cadbury India. CricInfo or Cadbury India may wish to contact you directly by e-mail in relation to future competitions and other CricInfo activity that we feel may be of interest to you. If you do not wish to receive such e-mails please tick the box when logging on.

5 Star Fantasy Cricket Competition Selecting Players

To play, all you have to do is pick your dream team from the Indian and Sri Lankan cricketers playing in Test Series in Zimbabwe. Your dream team must consist of six (6) players from India and six (6) players from Sri Lanka and contain five (5) batsmen, one (1) allrounder, one (1) wicketkeeper and five (5) bowlers.

You can make changes to your team as often as you like until 21st August. This is the cut-off point and the team selected at that stage is your team for the entire series. So make it happen and register your team now.


Players are awarded one (1) point per run, twenty (20) points per wicket and five (5) points per catch/stumping. No points are awarded for a run out. You will also need to nominate two trump players who will earn double points throughout the season.

Trump Player

Selecting your trump player is key to winning the Fantasy CricInfo Championship competition. Your trump will score double points throughout the series. So if you think Ramesh will continue to rattle up the boundaries, or Atapattu will reign supreme, or Murali will torment the Indians, then they are the players to back.

CricInfo - 5 Star Super Leagues

Compete amongst your workmates by creating your own league. Simply enter your own team as normal, and then click on "Join a group of friends". Select the same league name, and you will be able to check your standings against your friends throughout the series.