7.0 The following points shall
20 points for a win plus bonus points under 7.4 if fielded first. 30 points
for a win if batted first.
20 points for a tie. In the event of a drawn game where the scores are level
the side batting second shall score 20 points as if for a tie.
The batting side shall receive 1 bonus point when it reaches 120 and one further
point for every ten runs up to a maximum of 10 points on reaching 210.
The fielding side shall receive 1 bonus point for every wicket taken. A retirement
out shall always count as a wicket for the purposes of this sub-paragraph. Whenever
the fielding side bowl out the opposition they will receive ten bonus points regardless
of the number of players in the batting side. A batting side with less than eleven
players, including sides who have nominated eleven players but where one or more
of their players have not arrived at the ground at the time will not be permitted
to declare their innings closed at the fall of a wicket if there are no further
batsmen available. In such circumstances the batting side will be deemed to be
all out and the fielding side will receive ten bonus points.
9 points or bonus points obtained whichever is the greater for an abandoned
In the event of a side being unable to fulfil a fixture its opponents shall
receive 25 points and the side unable to fulfil the fixture shall be deducted
5.5 Where play cannot start before 4.50 p.m. (4.20 p.m. in the
last two weeks in August, 3.50 p.m. in September) a limited overs game will be
played. If a toss has been made on the basis of a normal timed game this toss
and any decision made thereunder shall be of no effect and another toss shall
5.5.1 The limited overs game shall be of 20 overs per side.
Bowlers shall be limited to 5 overs.
5.5.3 The side which scores the greater
number of runs shall be the winners. In the event of both sides scoring the same
number of runs the side losing fewer wickets shall be the winners. In the event
of the scores being level with each side losing the same number of wickets the
game shall be a tie.