Fantasy Cricket 2018

Rules

  1. The competition starts on Saturday 5th May 2018 and finishes on Friday 7th September 2018, or the section AGM - whichever is the earliest.
  2. Entry costs £10 and is paid online after you enter your team name.
  3. You can enter as many times as you like, but you are limited to one team per account (ie, if you want a second team, you must create a second account).
  4. The season is divided into weekly periods, running from Saturday - Friday.
  5. The maximum wage bill is £10000. There is no minimum value.
  6. Each team shall be made up of 11 players. No more, no less!
  7. Teams must consist of 3 batsmen, a wicketkeeper, 4 all-rounders and 3 bowlers.
  8. You must also select a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 5 players from each Saturday team.
  9. If your team is invalid when the period starts, it won't score any points during that period.
  10. Subsitutions:
    • You are permitted to make a maximum of 11 at any point during the season.
    • Substitutions will take effect for the next period.
    • You are not obliged to make any substitutions.
    • Any number of substitutions can be made at the same time, however you must ensure that your team remains valid after your change(s).
    • You can make as many changes to your team during the team's first period (usually period 0).
    • You can undo substitutions at any time before the start of the next period
  11. Competitions are weighted according to their strength. Weightings are as follows:
    • Scottish Cup: 2.0
    • Western Union: 2.0
    • Western Union Cup: 2.0
    • Evening League: 1.0
    • Frank Smith Trophy: 1.0
    • Friendly: 1.0
    • Greenwood Cup: 1.0
    • Rowan Cup: 1.0
    • Western Cup: 1.0
  12. Points are scored as follows:
    • General
      • Appearance: 10.0
      • Team victory: 10.0
      • Team draw: 5.0
      • Team loses: 0.0
    • Batting
      • Run: 1.0
      • Not out: 5.0
      • Fifty bonus: 20.0
      • Hundred bonus: 50.0
      • Duck : -10.0
    • Bowling
      • Ball bowled: 1.0
      • Maiden over: 3.0
      • Run conceded: -1.0
      • Wicket: 10.0
      • Three wicket bonus: 10.0
      • Five wicket bonus: 25.0
    • Fielding
      • Catch: 10.0
      • Stumping: 10.0
      • Run out: 10.0
  13. Finally, the points scored are then multiplied by the competition rating for each game.
  14. Prizes:
    • Teams: An amazon.co.uk voucher will be awarded to the top team at the end of the season.