NEWS

25/5/2017:

The CCA are abandoning the new rain rules with immediate effect and using the following:

CCA SENIOR LEAGUE & INVITATION CUP

In all matches the innings of each side shall be limited to 45 six-ball overs. In all matches which commence as 45 over matches no bowler may bowl more than 9 overs in the match.

In the case of matches commencing late due to inclement weather or any other valid reason the captains may agree that the number of overs shall be reduced to 30, 35 or 40 each side with bowlers restricted to 6, 7 or 8 overs respectively.

For the moment, there is no rule regarding run rates.

CCA JUNIOR LEAGUE & JUNIOR CUP

In all matches the innings of each side shall be limited to 40 six-ball overs. In all matches which commence as 40 over matches no bowler may bowl more than 8 overs in the match.

In the case of matches commencing late due to inclement weather or any other valid reason the captains may agree that the number of overs shall be reduced to 25, 30,or 35 each side with bowlers restricted to 5, 6 or 7 overs respectively.

For the moment, there is no rule regarding run rates.

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The 2017 CCA Finals will be held at Sawston CC. The running order will be:

Sunday 6th August Walker Cup T20 Finals Day 10.30 start
Sunday13th August Lower Junior Cup T20 Finals Day 10.30 start
Sunday 20th August Invitation Cup Final (45 overs) 1.00 pm start
Sunday 27th August Junior Cup Final (40 overs) 1.00 pm start
Sunday 3rd September Reserve Day  

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The ground repair machinery trailers can be booked from amoore@iog.org or melvin.pooley@btinternet.com.

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All clubs are reminded that Scorers MUST hold valid DBS (ex-CRB) Certificates. Regular Scorers might like to join the ECB Association of Cricket Officials which includes a free DBS check anyway. There are Scorers courses available which lead to an ECB ACO qualifications. Contact the Cambs ACO Scorers Officer Helen Hyde on 07970 943713 or helen.hyde@cambscricket.org.uk for details.