India is on its way to become a real sporting nation, where fans in the country wants to engage himself or herself with the sport in many ways rather than just watching the sport. According to reports, market competition is intensifying, with the expected fantasy sports users growing to 100 million by 2020.In a fantasy game, users create their own imaginary teams using real players from different teams scheduled to play in a league or a match (football, cricket, kabaddi and more sports). No doubt it is a great way to connect with a sporting community. Hearing someone’s strategy, competing against them and more are all things that make playing fantasy sports worthwhile.
It is been seen a gamble involves more skill than chance sets up susceptible people to develop addictive behaviour. Ruined relationships, mental health, Financial ruin are the major problems which are seen in youth these days. The acceptance and excitement for fantasy sports is rising in India but is it becoming an addiction among the youth? For those who are dealing with gambling problems or addiction, isn’t this trend alarming these two reasons!