Jio has announced IPL offers a day before the Vivo IPL 2021 is set to kick off. The Mukesh Ambani-led telco has announced Jio Cricket Play Along game, Jio Cricket app for Jio Phone, and various contests with IPL merchandise as prizes. Jio claims it is offering extra data with several of its plans including the Rs 401, Rs 777, and Rs 2,599 plans. However, the extra data benefit was already available to Jio users prior to the announcement.
The telco has also announced that it continues to be the only brand that sponsors all eight companies competing in the 14th season of the Indian Premier League. Moreover, the telco is offering its users a chance to meet and greet the players of all 8 teams. Let’s take a look at all offers announced by the company.
Jio plans with extra data and Disney+ Hotstar VIP subscription
Jio already offers Disney+ Hotstar VIP subscription with all its postpaid plans. Prepaid users can take advantage of select plans that offer the subscription, along with extra data.
|Jio Plan||Data||Voice Calls||Validity||Add on Benefits|
|Rs 401||3GB per day (+ 6GB extra)||Unlimited||28 days|
Disney+ Hotstar VIP (1 year)
|Rs 777||1.5GB per day (+ 5GB extra)||Unlimited||84 days|
|Rs 2,599||2GB per day (+ 10GB extra)||Unlimited||365 days|
Jio Cricket app for Jio Phone launched
Jio has also announced the Jio Cricket app for Jio Phone users. The new app allows Jio Phone users to participate in the Jio Cricket Play Along, watch score updates, take part in quizzes and win prizes.
Speaking of prizes, Jio has announced that it will be conducting various contests and quizzes where users can win exclusively signed cricket bats and balls, team jerseys, and more. Additionally, users stand a chance to meet players of all eight teams in a meet and greet coffee session.
Jio Cricket Play Along game: how to play and win
Jio Cricket Play Along is an interactive game by the telco, which is available for free to all users (Jio and non-Jio). Through this game, users can play along the current IPL 2021 match and predict the outcome of every ball. For each correct answer, users are given points, which can be claimed for prizes.
This year Jio announced that the Jio Cricket Play Along is back in a new avatar. Jio has introduced emojis for the chat bar and also cricket-based quizzes for trivia fans. The Jio Cricket Play Along game can be accessed from the MyJio app and everyone can access it.
The game can be accessed from the MyJio app through below steps.
- Download MyJio app from Play Store or App Store
- Open the app on your smartphone
- Jio users can normally login using their credentials and OTP verification
- Non-Jio users click on the ‘Not a Jio user’ option at the bottom and complete OTP verification
- After logging in, navigate to ‘JioEngage’ in the top scroll bar and click on it
- You will see the Jio Cricket banner, click on it
- Start playing