Rules and Regulations2017-04-11T00:00:04+00:00

This section describes all the BCF Rules & Regulations for all League games and tournaments during the year 2016.

The changes from 2015 are identified in the document as a highlighted text.

  • BCF Eligibility Conditions
    This document explains about the BCF requirements that needs to be fulfilled by a Club like Participation policy, Debt policy, Club Office requirements, New Club policy, Renewal policy etc.,
  • BCF General Rules & Administration
    This document describes the Eligibility criteria, Player registration/transfer, Second team policy, Star player system, Fixtures policy and forfeits, Start time delays, Home team responsibilities, Promotion & Relegation policy, Umpires policy etc.,
  • BCF League Match Format and Playing Conditions
    This document describes in detail how a BCF League is organized.
    This is based on the ICC Standard One Day International Match Playing Conditions
    Contains description regarding the Match duration, intervals, General rules & regulations for a delayed or interrupted match, fielding restrictions, wides, no balls, unfair bowling etc.,
  • BCF League Rules
    This document describes about the League Structure, Points System, Ranking System, Match Format, Scorers, Team Size requirements, Balls, Score sheet requirements etc.,
  • BCF T20 Cup Match Format and Playing Conditions
    This document describes in detail how a BCF T20 Cup game is organized.
    This is based on the ICC Standard Twenty20 International Match Playing Conditions
    Contains description regarding the Match duration, intervals, General rules & regulations for a delayed or interrupted match, fielding restrictions, wides, no balls, unfair bowling etc.,
  • BCF T20 Cup Rules
    This document describes about the T20 Cup Structure, Points System, Ranking System, Match Format, Scorers, Team Size requirements, Balls, Score sheet requirements etc.,
  • BCF Code of Conduct
    This document describes about the Player Code of Conduct.
    This lists the Offenses & Penalties, Player Sanctions, Club Sanctions upon breaching the code of conduct.
  • BCF Summary of Points and Penalty Clauses
    This document summarizes the points and penalty clauses that can occur in a BCF organized games.
    This is not an exhaustive list and this serves only as a quick reference.
    The detailed description of  the points and penalty clauses must be referred in the other documents.
  • BCF Safety Regulations
    This document describes about safety regulations that every participating player in the competition must take care to prevent any accidents on the field.
  • MCC Laws of cricket
    BCF follows ICC laws of cricket in all their competition, which is based on MCC Laws of Cricket.
    Tailored rules are documented in the corresponding competition rules and regulations.