Tag: fantasy sport

Dream11 displays commitment towards safe and accountable gaming through ‘Dream Responsibly’

Moving forward on the government’s plan to create a safer gaming space for people, Dream11 has now launched ‘Dream Responsibly’, a platform committed to...

Online gaming cos to curb ad spending during Cricket World Cup

The ODI cricket world cup 2023 is just around the corner. However, unlike past events, online gaming companies might refrain from spending too much...

Online gaming sector to grow to Rs 23,100 crore by 2025: FICCI-EY report

A recent report titled 'Windows of Opportunity' on the media and entertainment (M&E) landscape from Ernst & Young Global Limited in collaboration with FICCI...

MPL’s Mayhem Studios raises $20 million in Series A funding round led by Sequoia Capital

Mobile game development studio “Mayhem Studios” launched by Mobile Premier League (MPL) in 2022, has raised $20 million in a Series A funding round...

Sportiqo launches digital campaign ‘Khel On, Trade On’ with brand ambassador Robin Uthappa

With IPL 2023 underway, Sportiqo, a blockchain-based fantasy sports platform, has announced the launch of a new digital campaign featuring former India cricketer Robin...

Kapil Rathee appointed co-founder of Junglee Games

Kapil Rathee has been promoted to co-founder of Junglee Games, according to the latest announcement from the company. Kapil is said to be a...

BuyStars raises $5 million in pre-series funding round led by Lumikai

Online gaming platform BuyStars has announced a $5 million acquisition in a pre-series Round A led by venture capital (VC) firm Lumikai in order...

Third Unicorn raises $4 million in seed round

According to a person familiar with the situation, BharatPe's former CEO Ashneer Grover has secured approximately $4 million in seed capital for his company...

FanCode collaborates with Google Cloud to provide enhanced live sports streaming experience

FanCode, a sports streaming and commerce platform, has partnered with Google Cloud to enhance its service. The company aims to use the cloud service...

MyTeam11 ropes in Shikhar Dhawan as brand ambassador

Team India senior cricketer Shikhar Dhawan has joined fantasy sports platform MyTeam11 as their new brand ambassador. The newly appointed captain of the IPL...

Exclusive: Rajasthan HC grants major relief to MyTeam11, calls GST show cause notice ‘an abuse of process of law’

In a major relief to the online gaming industry, the Jaipur bench of the Rajasthan High Court stopped the Director General of GST Intelligence...

Exclusive: Offering games of chance without reward does not amount to gambling, Bombay HC asks RBI to consider Games 24×7’s FDI compounding application

A division bench of the Bombay High Court comprising of Justices Gautam S. Patel and SG Dige by an order dated 18th January, 2023...

Shah Rukh Khan becomes face of “Chalo Saath Khelein” campaign

The second edition of “Chalo Saath Khelein” campaign by one of the leading online multi-gaming platforms, A23, has kicked off with Shah Rukh Khan...

Spice Fantasy becomes Start-up member of Federation of Indian Fantasy Sports

The Federation of Indian Fantasy Sports (FIFS) announced that Spice Fantasy has joined them as a Start-up member. Spice Fantasy is an emerging fantasy...

Former Delhi police officer gets arrested for conning people after getting addicted to Dream11

Delhi Police has arrested a former constable for cheating and conning people for money. Previously, he was relieved of his duties for misusing his...

Is it legal to play fantasy sports like Dream11 for real money in India?

Fantasy games that rely on popular sports like cricket, soccer, kabaddi grew at 100% since 2018 in India. The online gaming industry grew 40...