Fantasy Cricket Rules
RULES OF THE COMPETITION
It’s simple, all you need to do:
Make up a team name (no rude ones please).
Select your initial 11 players.
You must select at least TWO players from each group .
Indicate who you wish to be your captain (double points!).
Pay your £3 entry fee to Em or Jem.
Enter your team by midnight on xxx email the details to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your initial team will be effective for the eligible May matches.
You can make 2 player transfers, by the end of each calendar month to be effective for the following calendar month.
You can also change your captain once per month.
All transfer requests must be emailed to by the above deadline in order to be effective.
How players score points
Players can score points in all 2017 senior league games and junior league and cup games.
Your captain scores double points.
If a sub-fielder takes a catch, the points stand for the sub fielder.
Each runs scored is 1 point
Each duck is -10 points
Each wicket taken is 25 points
Each 5 runs conceded is -1 point
Each catch is 20 points
Each stumping is 25 points
Each direct hit run out is 20 points
Each non-direct run out is 10 points each per player
Obviously it is not about the money, but the pride and managerial skills you possess however, prizes are awarded for the manager of the month and the manager of the season.
The manager of each month will receive £5, the remainder of the pot will be split among the top three managers of the season.
Weekly results will be available by the Wednesday following the weekend match.
Anyone found to be manipulating any element of any match for the personal gain of their fantasy team will be ejected from the competition immediately.
Players have been arbitrarily grouped as follows: