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Games of Chance Vs Games of Skill

The Indian law considers game of chance as an act of wagering on activities of chance. Therefore, any game where the result is primarily based on luck or chance is considered as a game of chance. Such games are categorized under acts of game of chance.

Games of skill are those whose outcomes are primarily based on the skills of the players. Therefore, such games are legal as skills are required to play them.

Perfect11 is completely legal to play, as it is entirely a game of cricketing skills. You require overall intelligence, ddecision-making skills and sharp memory along with acute observation about players’ tactics while playing Perfect11. So, play online game's at Perfect11.in and utilize your skills to win against your opponents! Is considered as games of skill.

Is Perfect11 a Game of Skill?

Yes! Perfect11 is a Game of Skill similar to Rummy and chess. Perfect11 is considered as a game of skill or mere skill by the courts of law. Games of skill or mere skill do not come under the category of game of chance. Games of Skill is excluded from the applicability of laws that prohibit acts of game of chance, except in a few states in India.

A gist of such a ruling from the high court is as follows:

"Rummy, on the other hand, requires certain amount of skill because the fall of the cards has to be memorised and the building up of Rummy requires considerable skill in holding and discarding cards. We cannot, therefore, say that the game of skill is a game of entire chance. It is mainly and preponderantly a games of skill. The chance in Rummy is of the same character as the chance in a deal at a game of bridge." Another instance is the Supreme Court ruling of 1967, (also known as State of Andhra Pradesh vs K. Satyanarayan) which states that "Rummy cannot be declared as a "game of entire chance" and therefore "is mainly and preponderantly a games of skill". [Download Source: http://www.indiankanoon.org/doc/84963/?type=print]

Similarly, P11 or Perfect11 also cannot be declared game of entire chance because it requires knowledge of the game and is dependent on several factors like pitch, weather, the form of players you choose along with several other factors.

Is it legal to play Games of Skill for cash on www.perfect11.in?

It is completely legal to play Games of Skill for cash at www.perfect11.in. It is legal because Perfect11 is a game of skill and it is protected under the Constitution of India. You may note that according to a court ruling, playing games of skill like Games of Skill is considered as a business activity. Therefore, the activity to play for cash in a game of skill is protected under the Indian Constitution – Article 19[1](g).
The Supreme Court of India in the year 1968 has ruled that rummy is a game of skill. This judgement has been relied and followed in many subsequent judgements. In 1996, the Supreme Court of India had also stated that (i) competition where chances of success depends on significant degree of skill is not considered as ‘game of chance’ and (ii) despite the fact that there is an element of chance, Games of Skill, rummy and chess is preponderantly a game of skill and, thus, may be considered as a game of ‘mere skill’.
So yes, it is perfectly legal to play Games of Skill for cash on perfect11.in. 

Do games of skill enjoy any other protection legally?

                         

Yes, In 1957 the Supreme Court stated that prize competitions which involve substantial skill are business activities that are protected under Article 19(1) (g) of the Constitution of India. Hence skill game is completely legal to play in India. Perfect11 has especial attention to comply with all centeral and state regulation in India to ensure that our users are fully secured and protected under all circumstances.