This is a complete guide to do Online Cricket Betting from India.
|eWallets (Deposit and Withdrawal)|
*Note: The article is a work in progress. More details will be added on weekly basis.
*Post your questions in the comments section. The answer will be added.
Is it legal to bet online from India?
Online betting is not illegal in India. There are no laws in India that talks about online betting. So the safest way to bet from India is through online.
Will I face any legal issues while betting online?
The basic rule to follow when betting online is using your betting IDs for personal use.
One must follow these rules.
- Do not allow others to bet on your account by sharing your details
- Do not collect money from others and place bets on their behalf
- Do the verification with the documents in your name. Never use fake information or other person’s IDs.
- Keep your daily deposit / withdrawal transactions below 50,000 INR.
- Keep your monthly deposit / withdrawal transactions below 10,00,000 INR.
Is my money safe when I bet online?
Yes. It is very safe. Online bookmakers are operating internationally and deal hundreds of crores each day in bets. They are registered businesses, with a Gambling license to run bookmaking. The bookies are governed by their respective gambling authorities.
Can I bet online using Indian Rupee (INR)?
Yes you can. But choosing INR as currency to betting will restrict you to a very few bookmakers out of 100s of them available. Its not a bad thing though as the options available are very good with their service.
What type of Cricket matches are available for betting?
Almost every Cricket match happening at the highest level is available for betting. The list given below is not the complete set. The tournaments which feature regularly for betting are only listed. Other matches like Women’s matches, under-19 matches are not included.
|Indian Premier League (IPL)||T20||India|
|Big Bash League (BBL)||T20||Australia|
|Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL)||T20||Australia|
|Sheffield Shield||Test (4 Day)||Australia|
|Super Smash||T20||New Zealand|
|Ford Trophy||One-Day||New Zealand|
|Plunkett Shield||Test (4 Day)||New Zealand|
|Bangladesh Premier League (BPL)||T20||Bangladesh|
|Pakistan Super League (PSL)||T20||Pakistan|
|National T20 League||T20||Pakistan|
|Natwest T20 Blast||T20||England|
|Royal London One-Day Cup||One-Day||England|
|CSA T20 Challenge||T20||South Africa|
|Momentum One-Day Cup||One-Day||South Africa|
|Africa T20 Cup||T20||South Africa|
|Caribbean Premier League (CPL)||T20||West Indies|
|T10 Cricket League (TCL)||T10||UAE|
|Shpageeza T20 League||T20||Afghanistan|
|Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL)||T20||India (Tamil Nadu)|
|Karnataka Premier League (KPL)||T20||India (Karnataka)|
What are the sites available for betting in rupee?
There are 3 major bookmakers. Choose your online bookie based on how you can deposit.
|INR Bookmakers||Signup Bonus||Deposit / Withdraw||Minimum Deposit||Deposit Time||Bet Settlement Time||Withdrawal Time|
|30 Minutes||30 minutes
|15 Minutes||2 hours
|Less than 5 minutes||2 hours
Neteller and Skrill are wallet websites (eWallets) that help deposit / withdraw money from betting sites. Since depositing money from India using Debit / Credit cards are not possible one has to use the wallets.
Visa International Cards. In detail: A card with Visa logo, which is enabled for International transactions by your bank.
Rupay, MasterCard, Diners Club and Maestro cards will not work. Private bank cards generally work better than a government bank card.
A sample image of a card that works well with these eWallets is shown below.
How to convert Non-Gambling money to Gambling money?
Always choose non-gambling (Even if your cards work for a gambling deposit). You can convert non-gambling money easily to gambling money.
Say your card works for a non-gambling deposit with the eWallets, this money cannot be loaded inside a betting account. But with the help of both eWallets you can do the conversion to Gambling money.
- Load your Neteller account using your card
- Login to Skrill
- Choose deposit option as Neteller and complete payment
- The money loaded in Skrill is gambling money.
Should I verify my account by providing my personal info?
Yes. Verification is compulsory. The bookmakers need to check whether you are 18+ and from a territory from where they accept customers. So it is perfectly safe to provide the required details.
How long does verification process take to complete?
Can I place bets when my account is under verification?
You can start betting right away once your accounts are funded. You cannot withdraw your money until verification process is complete.
What is a First Deposit Bonus?
The bookmakers will reward you for joining with them with a First Deposit Bonus. Once you make your first deposit, it will be credited in your bonus account.
Can I withdraw my First Deposit Bonus?
Any bonus that is given by the bookmakers has to be converted as real money before a withdrawal. To convert the bonus to real money you need to complete the roll over requirement. Say you have received a bonus of 1000 INR with a bookmaker who has 5x rollover: You need to place bets worth 5000 INR to convert it to real money. You can do so by placing 500 bets of 10 INR each or 50 bets of 100 INR each within the stipulated period.
Can I use bank transfer or Paytm to betting sites?
Not to all sites. Only option is to choose 1xBet.
Can I use Crypto currencies like Bitcoin / Ethereum / Litecoin for Betting?
More Detailed Guides (Coming Soon)
How to bet with 1xBet
How to bet with Bet365
How to bet with 12Bet
How to use Neteller
How to use Skrill
How to use wallets like Paytm / MobiKwik for betting online
How to bet using crypto currencies like Bitcoin / Ethereum / Litecoin