Khel Kabaddi Terms & Conditions

The following are the rules for “Khel Kabaddi” (the “Contest”) hosted and conducted by Mashal Sports Private Limited (hereinafter referred to as “MASHAL”, which expression, unless it be repugnant to the context or meaning thereof, shall mean and include its affiliates, employees and permitted assigns) for the promotion of the Pro Kabaddi League 2016 (“Programme”). Any personal information gathered pursuant to this Contest shall be subject to our privacy policy available at http://www.prokabaddi.com/privacy-policy (“Privacy Policy“) which is incorporated herein by reference. This Contest shall be subject to the terms and conditions, comprising of the Principal Rules and the General Rules (the “Terms and Conditions”) as stated hereunder:

(I)  Principal Rules

  • MASHAL shall announce the Contest on www.prokabaddi.com (“Website”). The Contest will commence on 25.06.2016, at 10:00 hours Indian Standard Time (IST) and will continue 01.08.16 at 20:00 hours IST (“Contest Period”).

  • In this Contest, participants will be required to collect unique player cards (“Hero Cards”), by entering the unique code displayed during each match on the television channels of the official broadcaster. Collection of a specific number of unique cards will unlock predetermined achievements as described at http://www.prokabaddi.com/KhelKabaddi

  • To participate in the Contest, the entrant wishing to participate in the Contest (“Participant(s)” ) should follow the following procedure:

    • All Participant(s) must first register on http://www.prokabaddi.com/KhelKabaddi using a mobile number, registered in India, to be eligible to participate in the Contest and must be residing in India during the Contest Period. The Participant will receive a unique password via SMS on the registered mobile number to enable them to log into their accounts. The same password is to be used for the entire duration of the Contest.

    • Participants can unlock 2 Hero Cards each day by logging into the Contest.

      • Unique codes (“Codes”) will be displayed during the live telecast of each match. The Participant must log into their Contest accounts at http://www.prokabaddi.com/KhelKabaddi and enter the Codes to unlock 4 Hero Cards. Every such entry by the Participant (“Entry”) must contain the Codes that are displayed during/prior to each match, in order to unlock the Hero Cards. The Codes displayed on a particular day will expire at 7pm on the next day.

      • On collecting predetermined number or sets of cards, the Participant will unlock achievements/badges (“Achievements”), as listed at http://www.prokabaddi.com/KhelKabaddi/Achievements

    • Participants will compete for one of the following three categories of prizes –

      • a.The first five participants to key in the TV code the fastest on the Khel Kabaddi site, will be declared as a daily winners.

      • b.The first 5 (five) Participants to unlock a particular achievement will be eligible to be declared as winners for that particular achievement (“Winners”);

      • c.The Participant who unlocks the maximum number of Achievements/Hero Cards during each week will be eligible to be declared as the winner of the weekly prize (“Weekly Winner”); and,

      • d.The first 5 Participants who unlock all the Hero Cards and all the Achievements will be eligible to be declared as winners of the grand prize (“Grand Prize Winners”).

    • Participants who are eligible to be declared as Daily winners, Badge Winners, Weekly Winners and Grand Prize Winners will be shortlisted as per the categories listed above, under (“Shortlisted Participants”). If a Shortlisted Participant completes the verification process and is approved by MASHAL, that person will be declared as a Winner, Weekly Winner or Grand Prize Winner, as the case may be.

    • During the verification process, any shortlisted participant found to be using the same identification document for more than one registered mobile number, will be automatically disqualified.

    • The entire process of prize confirmation and Winner selection will be fair and audit friendly.

    • MASHAL may in its sole discretion, announce a change in the prizes being given out during or after the Contest Period till such time that the Winners are not announced.

    • All gratification will be dispatched to the winners (subject to verification of documents submitted 90 days from the announcement of the last winners list.

  • A Participant is eligible to be declared a Winner only once, i.e. as soon as a Shortlisted Participant is declared as Winner, he/she is not eligible for another prize for another Achievement. All Winners however, are eligible to be declared as Weekly Winner and the Grand Prize Winner;

  • MASHAL, in its sole discretion, may or may not announce the Winner on a social media platform.

  • MASHAL reserves the right to select and declare the Winners of the Contest and such decision shall be final and binding on the Participant(s) and the Winner(s).

  • The Shortlisted Participants will be contacted through phone for prize confirmation. The Shortlisted Participants shall be asked to share their contact details, i.e. name, address, phone number, identity proof and any other details as necessary (“Personal Information”) via e-mail, addressed to hello@starsports.com, and in accordance with the instructions as shall be specified, to enable MASHAL to send the prize to the winner(s). Each Participant consents to the use of the Personal Information supplied by the Participant for the purposes as set out in these Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Policy.

  • The communication to the Shortlisted Participants will contain a specific duration within which they must respond to MASHAL and claim their prize. The process of prize distribution will subsequently be communicated to the Shortlisted Participants in the communication along with requisite information in the event that the Shortlisted Participants may have to collect the prizes from a certain pre-specified location.

  • The communication sent to the Shortlisted Participants by MASHAL shall have instructions to submit scanned copies of their age proof and address proof and any other proofs as MASHAL may, in its sole discretion, consider necessary, within the time period specified in the message. Those Shortlisted Participants who submit the required documents and comply with such other instructions as the email/message may carry within the timeframe specified shall be eligible to win the gratification and be declared the Winners, Weekly Winners or Grand Prize Winners, as the case may be. In the event any Participant selected fails to adhere to the instructions, then his/her selection shall be invalidated. Following successful verification, all Winners, Weekly Winners and Grand Prize Winners, as the case may be, will be declared on the Website and will also be intimated by MASHAL via SMS.

  • Neither MASHAL nor any of its group companies shall be responsible or liable for any technical disruption, failure and/or any other difficulties of such nature, due to which the Winner(s) is un-reachable via email or any technical disruption, failure and/or any other difficulties of such nature, due to which MASHAL is unable to intimate the Winner(s) of the Prize.

  • The Winners shall be declared periodically by MASHAL. To intimate the Winners, MASHAL will send a direct communication to such Participants at the mobile number used by a Participant at the time of registering for the Contest.

  • During the Contest Period, all Entries must be received within the time limits specified by MASHAL. The Participants will not be able submit entries before or after such time limits. MASHAL shall not be liable in any manner if any Participant is unable to participate in the Contest due to website traffic or network congestion.

  • MASHAL and/or its group companies shall not be responsible in the event Entries are not received or the Participant(s) is unable to participate or post his answer in the Contest due to any network problem, breakdown in machinery or any other technical error of any nature whatsoever. For purposes of the Terms and Conditions, “receipt” of an Entry occurs when the website server records the Entry information upon the entrant clicking “Submit/Post” button. Any automated receipt confirmation does not constitute proof of actual receipt. For the avoidance of doubt, by submitting the Entry the Participant(s) is representing that the Entry or contents thereof are not confidential or comprise any sensitive personal information.

  • The Participant(s) shall ensure that the Entry being submitted by them or any communication with Mashal is decent and is not immoral, defamatory, abusive, offensive, insensitive, libellous or blasphemous to any person, religious sect or section of the society, etc. The Participant(s) further represents and warrants that the Entry being submitted by him/her shall be original and shall not infringe upon and/or contain any material which will infringe upon any third party rights including rights in intellectual property.

  • MASHAL reserves the right to change the entry system/mechanism and/or cease accepting Entries for the Contest during the Period for any reason or take any other steps in relation to the Contest as it may deem fit in its sole and absolute discretion.

  • After dispatch of the gratification to the Winners and/or the Weekly Winners (“Prize”), in case any loss/damage etc. is caused to or incurred by the Prize(s) during transit or otherwise, MASHAL will not be liable for any such loss/damage etc. Further, MASHAL and/or any of its group companies shall not be held liable for any technical disruption and/or failure and/or any other defect in or damage to the gratification, if any, whether caused during transit or otherwise.

  • Neither MASHAL nor its group companies not their employees provide any assurances or guarantees regarding the quality of the Prize. The Winner(s) agree not to hold MASHAL and/or its group companies and/or their respective employees responsible for any delay in receiving the Prize or for any other problem in connection to the Prize. It is clarified that MASHAL and/or any of its group companies shall not be responsible for the brand, quality, value etc. in connection to the Prize and the supplier/ manufacturer shall be solely responsible for the same.

  • The Prize cannot be transferred, negotiated, refunded or exchanged. For the sake of clarity, there shall be no other Prize and no cash equivalent or alternative prize will be given to the Winner(s) and the Winner cannot exchange the Prize for a gift of similar value. Further, the Prize won is personal to the Winners and the Weekly Winners and the Winners and the Weekly Winners cannot transfer the Prize to any other person. It is clarified that it is not necessary that the act of collection of the Prize will be recorded by MASHAL or will be incorporated in the Program or find mention in the Program. If the Winner(s) and/or the Weekly Winner(s) and/or the Grand Prize Winner(s) refuses to accept the Prize awarded, MASHAL and/or its group companies shall be released from all obligations towards the Winner(s) and/or Weekly Winner(s) and/or the Grand Prize Winner(s) in connection to the Prize or grand prize, as the case may be, or otherwise. Furthermore, in the event that the Winner(s) and/or the Weekly Winner(s) and/or the Grand Prize Winner(s) refuses to accept the Prize, then such Prize or grand prize, as the case may be, will stand cancelled in MASHAL’s sole discretion, and no other Participant will be eligible to be declared the Winner or Weekly Winner in connection with the same.

  • Any and all taxes and/or levies applicable under the laws of India shall be borne by the Winners, Weekly Winners and Grand Prize Winners in relation to the Prize and the grand prize, as the case may be.

  • The Winner(s), Weekly Winner(s) and Grand Prize Winner(s) shall do all acts and execute all documents in such manner and at such location as may be required by MASHAL in its sole and absolute discretion to protect, perfect or enforce any of the rights granted or confirmed to MASHAL herein.

  • Each Participant consents to the use by MASHAL and/or its group companies of text forming part of the Entry and/or any other information (including the Personal Information) submitted by the Participant including the Entry for the purpose as set out in these Terms and Conditions. The Participant agrees and consents to the use of such aforesaid text and/or information and/or any photograph (if applicable) featuring the winning Participant on the any platform as it may deem fit for the purpose of promotion of the Program and/or the STAR Network and/or any channels forming part of the STAR Network.

  • By participating in the Contest, it is construed that the Participant(s) has read and understood these Principal Rules including the General Rules stated below and has agreed to abide by the same.

(II)  GENERAL RULES

  • The Participant(s) must be above the age of 18 years and must be residing within the territorial limits of India during the Contest Period and at the date of declaration and receipt of the Prize. The Participant (s) should not have any criminal conviction or an arrangement or a contract that prevents the Participant(s) from participating in the Contest.

  • Parents and guardians of children below age of 18 years are required to approve and accept the registration of such child who is below the age of 18 years before such child can participate in the Contest. The parents or guardians agree are advised to monitor their child’s participation in the Contest and bear in mind that the Contest has been designed for a broad cross-section of the public. As the person legally responsible, it is the parent's or guardian's responsibility to decide whether or not the Contest is suitable for their child(ren) and to monitor the same.

  • Proof of age, if requested, of the Participant (s), Winner(s), in the Entry must be submitted to MASHAL (i.e., Birth Certificate, 10th Class leaving Certificate/ School certificate/ passport/ an affidavit signed by a magistrate) as may be required by MASHAL to confirm the eligibility of the Participant(s).

  • Participant(s) shall provide such information as may be required by MASHAL from time to time. Any incomplete submission will be considered invalid for the purpose of the Contest. MASHAL also reserves the right to disqualify a Participant(s) in case a discrepancy is found to exist in the information furnished/provided/stated by the Participant at any point in time during the Contest Period.

  • n the event of any fault, misunderstanding or dispute concerning any part of the Contest the decision of MASHAL shall be final.

  • MASHAL reserves all rights to make amendments to the existing Terms and Conditions or withdraw the Contest, without giving prior notice. It shall be the sole responsibility of the Participant(s) to check the rules and regulations of the Contest on http://www.prokabaddi.com/KhelKabaddi

  • Non-conformance by the Participant(s) to any and all the Terms and Conditions will make such Participant’s Entry/ies null and void.

  • The Participant/ Winner/Weekly Winner/Grand Prize Winner acknowledges that in case the performance of this Contest and/or availing the Prize cannot be fulfilled due to war, industrial action, flood or any act of God then such non-performance or failure shall not be deemed as a breach of these Terms and Conditions and if such inability to perform such obligation continues for a period of 5 (five) days, MASHAL shall be at liberty to terminate, at its sole discretion, the Contest forthwith and any obligation to provide such Prize or gratification and such decision shall be final and binding on the Participant/ Winner.

  • MASHAL and/or its group companies are in no manner whatsoever responsible and/or shall not be held liable in any manner whatsoever, for any physical injury, death, mental and/or emotional trauma caused to the Participant in any manner whatsoever, in connection to the Contest.

  • The Winner(s)/Weekly Winner(s)/Grand Prize Winner(s)/Participant(s) shall hold harmless and indemnify MASHAL, its affiliates, its group companies, their employees, officers, directors and/or any other person from and against any injury/damage/harm/loss/ death/ mental or emotional trauma suffered by the Winner(s)/Weekly Winner(s)/Grand Prize Winner(s)/Participant(s) in connection with the Prize won and/or participation in the Contest including the Entry made or any material and/or information submitted by the Participant, and also to the extent possible under law, waives all rights to file in person/ through any family member and/or third party any applications, criminal and/or civil proceedings in any courts or forum in India to claim any damages or reliefs.

  • The Winner(s)/Weekly Winner(s)/Grand Prize Winner(s)/Participant(s) shall hold harmless and indemnify MASHAL, its affiliates, its group companies, their employees, officers, directors and/or any other person from and against any suit/litigation/injury/damage/harm/loss suffered by MASHAL or such affiliates/ group companies in connection with any act of the Winner(s)/Weekly Winner(s)/Grand Prize Winner(s)/Participant(s) and/or the Contest and/or Entry including any third party rights claims with respect to the material submitted by the Winner(s)/Weekly Winner(s)/Grand Prize Winner(s)/Participant(s).

  • The Participant(s) and/or the Winner(s), Weekly Winner(s) and Grand Prize Winner(s) shall not in any circumstances make any claims against MASHAL or its group companies, arising out of or relating to any and all costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including, without limitation due to any technical faults (directly or indirectly), to the Participant(s) and/or the Winner(s), Weekly Winner(s) and Grand Prize Winner(s) participation or non-participation in the Contest or any related activity. If any Participant or Winner or Weekly Winner or Grand Prize Winner is found to be ineligible, or if he or she has not complied with these Terms and Conditions, the corresponding entries will be disqualified.

  • If due to any reason, whatsoever, beyond the control of MASHAL, the Prize and/or anything in connection to the Prize and/or the enjoyment of the Prize becomes ineffective or invalid, MASHAL and/or its group companies shall not be held responsible and/or liable for the same.

  • Employees of and/ or consultants of MASHAL and/or persons hired on contract by MASHAL, the sponsor, partners, and the members of their immediate family, are ineligible to participate in the Contest.

  • The outcome of the Contest and/or the decision made by MASHAL regarding the activity shall be final and binding.

  • 1Each Participant hereby acknowledges and agrees that the relationship between the Participant(s)/Winner(s)/Weekly Winner(s)/Grand Prize Winner(s) and MASHAL and its group companies is not a confidential, fiduciary, or any other special relationship.

  • MASHAL reserves the right to forfeit the Prize in the event it is found by MASHAL or MASHAL has a reason to believe that any information provided by the Participant(s)/Winner(s)/Weekly Winner(s)/Grand Prize Winner(s) is wrong, fraudulent or any misrepresentation is made by the Participant/Winner/Weekly Winner/Grand Prize Winner. MASHAL shall have the right to declare another Confirmed Participant(s) as the Winner(s), Weekly Winner(s) or Grand Prize Winner(s), as the case may be, of the Contest, at its discretion and transfer the Prize to that person.

  • By participating in the Contest, it shall be construed that the Participant(s) and/or the Winner(s), Weekly Winner(s) and Grand Prize Winner(s) and in case minor’s, their parent/ guardian, has waived his/her right to raise any dispute with regard to the Contest and/or the Prize, in any manner whatsoever and has understood and accepted these Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Policy incorporated herein by reference and unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by the Terms and Conditions.

  • The Participant(s)/Winner(s)/Weekly Winner(s)/Grand Prize Winner(s) of the Contest agrees that if so required by MASHAL, he/she shall make himself/herself available from time to time and co-operate with MASHAL and participate in any activity and/or campaign ("Promotional Activity") of any nature and on any platform whatsoever without any money payable to the Participant(s)/Winner(s). Further, the Participant(s)/Winner(s)/Weekly Winner(s)/Grand Prize Winner(s) shall at no point of time refuse or disagree to participate in any such Promotional Activity for any reason whatsoever and shall not do any act either directly or indirectly during such Promotional Activity which may bring MASHAL or any of its group companies into public disrepute or denigrate any of the preceding, or offend any community or public morals. In all public appearances the Participant/Winner/Weekly Winner/Grand Prize Winner shall use her/his judgment in general demeanor and choice of language to create an atmosphere which would be conducive to the services and/or promotion of the Program and/or the STAR Network and/or any channel on the STAR Network. The Participant(s)/Winner(s)/Weekly Winner(s)/Grand Prize Winner(s) agrees that the footage/ picture/ photograph of the Participant(s)/Winner(s)/Weekly Winner(s)/Grand Prize Winner(s) used during the course of the Contest or for the purpose of the Contest shall vest with NDEPL, including but not limited to all intellectual property rights and any other rights for worldwide and in perpetuity and NDEPL may exploit the same in any manner and in any media whatsoever at any time throughout the world whether by itself or through its group companies.

  • All and any incidental costs direct and/or indirect, in relation to the Prize, shall be borne by the Winner(s), Weekly Winner(s) or Grand Prize Winner(s), as the case may be.

  • All queries in relation to the Contest must be addressed to hello@starsports.com

  • MASHAL or its group companies are in no manner whatsoever responsible and/or shall not be held liable for any injury, death, mental trauma caused to the Participant(s) and/or the Winner(s), Weekly Winner(s) or Grand Prize Winner(s) or for any reason whatsoever in connection to the Contest.

  • These Terms and Conditions shall be construed and governed in accordance with the laws of India and in case of any dispute or other matter arising in reference to the Contest and/or the Prize shall be referred to a sole arbitrator appointed by MASHAL and shall be governed by the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, amended from time to time. The venue for arbitration shall be Mumbai, the proceedings shall be conducted in English language. All the costs, charges and expenses in connection to the Arbitration shall be solely borne by the Party who has raised the dispute.

  • Subject to the provision of condition 20 above, the Courts having jurisdiction under the provisions of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, to determine all matters which the Court is entitled to determine under the Act, including, without limitation, provision of interim relief’s under the provisions of Section 9 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, shall exclusively be the courts at Mumbai, India.