Burke and Wills Meet and Greet - Cricket Team Registration

Team nominations close Wednesday 10 April 2024.

Cricket commences at 1:00pm at the Burke and Wills Roadhouse.
Team entry is FREE.
Each side must consist of a minimum 8 people, maximum 10 people
Teams can be mixed (women & men).
Teams must supply own shade/marquee.
Prizes for First Place, Second Place and Best Dressed team and novelty games.
Food and drinks available to purchase (No BYO).

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* 1. Cricket Team Registration
Please complete players 1 - 10

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* 2. Game Rules
Each game shall be played between two (2) teams of eight (8) players.
A game consists of a maximum of eight (8) overs of six (6) balls per team.
A game should take no longer than 45 minutes to complete.
Each member of the fielding team must bowl one (1) over.
All balls are to be bowled from one end only. Ladies and children (under 18) are permitted to bowl underarm.
Batting Pairs will each bat for 2 overs (depending on above time constraints).
No batter can get out on a Golden Duck (first ball).
Batting team umpires whilst batting
Lose 5 runs for a wicket.
Lose 6 runs for one-handed catches.
Runs – 1,2,3…
4= boundary 6 = over boundary on full.
2 runs for a Wide ball/Leg side ball.
No ball – no extra ball bowled.
Game Results
The team with the highest score at the end of the match will be declared the winner. If the scores of both teams are equal at the end of the game, the team losing the least number of wickets will be declared the winner.

Entering a team in the Burke and Wills Cricket Competition permits Cloncurry Shire Council to use film/photographs of all team members for their website, social media pages and other promotional material.