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PRIVACY POLICY
(Updated: 12 December 2011)

This privacy policy describes how SportsCentral.com.my or the website owner, Social Sports Central Sdn. Bhd. collects and uses information collected through www.sportscentral.com.my. Your information will only be used as described in this Privacy Policy. However, SportsCentral.com.my may modify these policies from time to time. If SportsCentral.com.my make changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you by publication here. If the changes are material, we will provide you additional, prominent notice as appropriate under the circumstances.

1. TYPES OF INFORMATION COLLECTED

1.1 Personal Information

The following personally identifiable information is required when you register at www.sportscentral.com.my:

(i) Name
(ii) Email
(iii) Mobile phone number
(iv) Area / Location
(v) Date of birth (Optional)
(vi) Gender
(vii) The sports you play & your skill level for each of the sports selected

We also collect the IP address of the computer you are using in order to provide us with a way to verify your identity and to provide us with information that we aggregate with that of other users in order to help diagnose problems with our server, run our Website and to communicate with advertisers (see ‘How We Use Your Information’ below).

1.2 Non-Personal Information 

We also collect non-personal information that we use to customise your experience on SportsCentral.com.my, including IP address, internet service provider, geographic location, browser type, operating system, pages viewed and other statistics. Although this information is related to your preferences and activity, it is not associated with your personally identifiable information and cannot be linked to you personally.

2. CORRESPONDENCE

We retain all correspondence, including facsimiles, mail, emails and score sheets sent to us in our files for future reference. We will also retain correspondence, such as customer service inquiries, from SportsCentral.com.my to you. We may delete any of the foregoing records over time as we best determine meets our business needs. We do not currently grant any third parties access to this information, but reserve the right to do so (i) as required by law; or (ii) as otherwise provided herein.

3. MARKETING DATA

You may have the opportunity to participate in demographic surveys and other marketing inquiries in effort to further improve the use of our website. Participation in these efforts is voluntary and you will have the opportunity to decide whether or not to disclose the information.

4. HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION

4.1 To manage our service

We use the information we collect to provide our services and features to you, to measure and improve those services and features, and to provide you with customer support.

4.2 To contact you

We may contact you with service related announcements from time to time.

4.3 To serve personalised advertising to you

We don’t share your information with advertisers without your consent. We allow advertisers to choose the characteristics of users who will see their advertisements and we may use any of the non-personally identifiable attributes we have collected (including information you may have decided not to show to other users, such as your birth year or other sensitive personal information or preferences) to select the appropriate audience for those advertisements. For example, we might use your interest in badminton to show you ads for badminton equipment, but we do not tell the badminton equipment company who you are. Even though we do not share your information with advertisers without your consent, when you click on or otherwise interact with an advertisement there is a possibility that the advertiser may place a cookie in your browser and note that it meets the criteria they selected.

4.4 To help other users find you

We allow other users to use contact information they have about you, such as your username, age, the sports you play etc., to find you or your hosted games.

5. HOW WE SHARE YOUR INFORMATION

5.1 To make information viewable and searchable by other users

SportsCentral.com.my is about sharing information about yourself and your sporting activities. When you register with SportsCentral.com.my, a player profile will be created and will be searchable and viewable by users of this website. Likewise, the games you hosted or joined, the teams you created or joined, will be viewable by other users who view your user profile.

5.2 To advertise our services

We may ask advertisers outside of SportsCentral.com.my to display ads promoting our services. We may ask them to deliver those ads based on the presence of a cookie, but in doing so will not share any other information with the advertiser.

5.3 Information collected by SportsCentral.com.my but not published

Save for your mobile contact number and your date of birth, all information you provide during the registration process will be viewable by the public. Your mobile phone number will be retained by SportsCentral.com.my and will only be used by us to contact you to deliver our service in the event other channels of communication fail. We do not and will not disclose your mobile contact number you supplied during the registration process to other users or anyone outside SportsCentral.com.my.

Your date of birth, which is optional for you to provide during the registration process, is used to compute your age. Only your age, but not the date of birth, will be disclosed in your searchable Player profile page. Your age information may be used to serve personalised advertising to you – please see HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION > To serve personalised advertising to you above.

6. HOW YOU CAN CHANGE OR REMOVE INFORMATION

6.1 Editing your profile

You may change or remove your profile information at any time by going to your profile page and clicking “Edit Details” link after you have logged into SportsCentral.com.my. Information will be updated immediately.

6.2 Deleting your account

If you want to stop using your account you may delete it by writing to us at support@sportscentral.com.my. We will in turn request for additional information such as, but not limited to your username and password, to verify that you are indeed the owner of the said account that you want to delete. Deleted accounts information may persist in backup copies for up to 90 days, but will not be available to others.

7. HOW TO CONTACT US

Should you have other questions or concerns about this Policy, or any comments, concerns or general feedback, please do not hesitate to contact us at www.sportscentral.com.my/contact.aspx or by sending us an email at support@sportscentral.com.my.