Do you love sports as much as we do? Are you someone who can predict what is going to happen in a game? Do you want to earn money with these predictions? If your answers are yes, do check out the Howzat app.
Howzat is primarily a fantasy cricket application, to add to this, it is one of the most popular fantasy apps in the world. With simple rules, the app can easily be used by almost every cricket fan in the world.
So, let’s dive in and look into this app in detail:
What is Howzat?
Howzat is a fantasy cricket app that is used by 15+ million users all around the globe.
The fantasy cricket platforms specializes in cricket but also has other sports on the platform. Howzat has big names like Suresh Raina, Irfan Pathan, and Yuvraj Singh as brand ambassadors.
Howzat is rated 4.5/5.0 on the Play Store and the Appstore. It covers the topmost cricket competitions in the world including the Indian T20 League among the rest of the tournaments and series.
The application also houses Rummy, hence giving users the best of both worlds. To those who are new to the world of Fantasy Sports or Fantasy Cricket, here is some information to help you understand better.
Howzat Apk Download
Downloading the Howzat app is very simple. The android users would have to download the APK while the IOS users could just download it directly.
For the IOS users, the app will be available on the App Store. Hence they don’t have to go through any extra steps.
For android users, Open the Howzat website and download the APK. The app will become available when you install the APK. Before installing the Howzat APK you would have to allow your phone settings to install the APK.
Here is the link to download the app:
Howzat Referral Code 2022
Howzat Referral codes or links would help you earn money if any user would download the app. Similarly, if you are a new user, you can get 600 app credits if you join the app with someone else’s referral link.
- To get your own referral link, click on the “Refer & Earn” option in your profile
- Then click on the invite friends or WhatsApp friends option!
- Share it with your friends so that they join the app with your referral link.
- This way both you and your friends could earn up to Rs. 600 through referral links.
If you are new to the app and don’t have a referral code, use this code: GVEFSHZX8H
How to Register on Howzat Fantasy App
The process of registering on the Howzat app is very basic. All you need to do is provide the details as seen above.
Step 1: Open the app and enter your mobile number
Step 2: You will be sent an OTP on your mobile number, following this you will be allowed to enter the app.
Step 3: Click on my profile app to set up your Email, Name, and other details in the app.
Step 4: Enter your team name and your registration will be completed.
Step 5: You can then continue and upload your KYC details in the app.
What Fantasy Sports are available in the Howzat?
The following sports are available on Howzat at the moment:
- Howzat Cricket
- Howzat Kabaddi
- Howzat Football
Apart from this, there may be other sports that could be added to the Fantasy sports app in the future.
How do you play Fantasy Cricket on the Howzat App?
To play fantasy cricket on the Howzat app, just follow the next steps:
Step 1: Select the match that you want to participate in the fantasy app (For example, an ODI match between India and Pakistan is taking place and you are looking to play fantasy cricket for this game.)
Step 2: Once you have decided the match, make a team of 11 players for the match!
- Your team will consist of 11 players (For example, you can select players from both the Pakistan and India squad)
- Your team will not have more than 7 players from a single side on the Howzat app. (For example, you can only select 7 Indian players in your team)
- You can only choose 1-4 wicket-keepers, 1-6 Batsmen, 1-6 Allrounders, and 1-6 bowlers. You will have to fill in all the criteria mentioned above!
Step 3: Now that your playing XI is ready on Howzat, you need to select your captain and your vice-captain.
- A captain will earn 2x of the points in that game
- A vice-captain will earn 1.5x of the points in that game
- Select the players that are most likely of scoring the points, according to you
There are multiple contest types available for Cricket fantasy games in the Howzat app. The Different types of contests available on the app are:
- Bonus Bonanza
- Hot Contest
- 4x Multiplier
- 10x Multiplier
- 5x Multiplier
- Winner Takes All
- Head to Head
- Ultimate XI
- Super 6
Howzat App Fantasy Points System
The Howzat fantasy points system varies between different sports. Let us consider Kabaddi as an example to show how the points are calculated in the game. Every action has a different point set up and lets us show that to you in this table:
|Successful raid touchpoint||+8|
|Opposition All Out||+8|
|Own Team All Out||-4|
Apart from this,
- When you put a player as Captain = 2x points
- When you put a player as Vice-Captain = 1.5x points
- if a player is featured in the Starting seven = +8
- If a player makes a Substitute appearance = +2
Similarly, the points system varies for the different games in the app. The best way to know the points system is to check the Howzat App itself. To know more:
Open the App -> More (Bottom Right) -> Kabaddi Scoring
How to deposit money on the Howzat App?
Depositing money on the Howzat App is quite simple. But If you are new we would certainly help you. Just follow the next steps to successfully put up money on the Howzat App!
Step 1: Open the Howzat App
Step 2: Click on the Add Cash option in the application
Step 3: Add the amount of cash that you want to add to your Howzat account
Step 4: Click on the payment option. You can select the Debit/Credit card, UPI, Paytm, Wallet, and Net Banking options in the Howzat app.
- Please note that the app does not support cash-based play in multiple states!
- People living in Telangana, Assam, Odisha, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Sikkim & Andhra Pradesh cannot play cash-based tournaments on Howzat.
Once you follow these steps, the money would be credited to your Howzat account safely!
How to do withdrawal on the Howzat App?
Withdrawing money on the Howzat App won’t take much time and is a very easy thing. You just have to follow these steps to simplify the process.
Step 1: Open the Howzat App on your mobile phone/tablet
Step 2: Choose the more option on your profile
Step 3: Click on the withdrawal option (But please note that you have to complete the KYC verification before you withdraw the money)
Step 4: Withdraw the amount (the minimum that you can withdraw is Rs 50)
Once you follow these steps, you can withdraw the amount from your Howzat account. It could take anywhere between 1-4 days to reflect the winnings into your bank account.
What we like and what we don’t like on Howzat
- Low Competition for now, but the user base is slowly growing (15 million subs as of Feb 2022)
- Good Brand Value, Safe and Trustworthy
- Noteworthy Brand ambassadors
- Good Referral program
- High initial credit
- Rummy is also available on the app
- Low minimum payout (Rs. 50)
- ID verification is necessary for withdrawal, But this makes the app safer
- Cash-based games are not supported in a few states
- Not much diversity in the games
- The prize pool is not as high as a few other apps, etc.
- Query typed Customer Care service
Howzat Customer Care
The details about customer care are available in the app itself. Hence you should download the Howzat app if you want to get support and know more about it.
There are two ways to connect with customer support / get help on the app:
1. You can either use the Contact Us feature in the Howzat app. There are multiple categories and a query system but you won’t have instant replies. You can file complaints on the app and wait for replies as it takes some time.
2. Or you can also use the new “Chat with Us” feature that would help to make queries easier in the app. The Chat with Us feature connects you with a virtual assistant that would ease you with your queries and will also let you connect with a customer care executive.
As per the official website, The Howzat app/website offers a 100% safe and secure online gaming environment to all users. It uses completely secure payment gateways for safe online transactions.
Yes, Howzat is legal to use in India. But you won’t be able to have cash-based transactions in a few states (Telangana, Assam, Odisha, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Sikkim & Andhra Pradesh)
Yes identification would be required for KYC verification in the app.
Yes, Howzat requires KYC verification when the user withdraws the amount from the app. You cannot withdraw money without KYC verification.
Yes, Howzat is easy to use and has a very friendly user interface.