Hyderabad Corporate Cricket League
Announcing HCCL RED 14 – Pure Corporate

Tournament NameHCCL RED 14

 

Start Date: August 18th, 2018

Venue: BMR/SSR

Three cups format

  • Tournament classification – RED (ONLY FULL Corporate teams allowed)

  • Mainly for IT companies, non-it companies may apply and an eligibility decision will be taken on a case by case basis.

  • If you are a group or friends or a company that has some outside players then you are not eligible for RED tournaments, although you can register for our other (non-red) tournaments.

Entry Fee : Rs 34500

Old friends :  Rs 33000

(plus taxes)

Last date for full payments – August 7th, 2018 (Limited spots on a first come first serve basis so entries could be closed before the due date also) Last few slots open… Sign up today!!

VIP Entry: Pick the time slot for all your league matches for an additional Rs 5000 per team (One per group only)
all slots must be selected at least 2 weeks before tournament start

lock the day: lock a day between Saturday and Sunday for all your league matches for Rs 1000 extra.

Eligibility

All players must be working for the same company, ex-employees are not allowed to participate

Format

Guaranteed SIX Matches (5 League matches AND one knockout match for ALL teams)

Teams ranked 1 & 2 qualify for Platinum Cup knockouts.

Teams ranked 3 & 4 qualify for Gold Cup knockouts.

Teams ranked 5 & 6 qualify for Carbon Cup knockouts

White clothing and RED ball event.


Here are the links to some of the earlier full corporate tournaments

  • Each cup will have a different winner and all teams get to play knockouts against similarly skilled teams!
  • Official Umpires for all games.
  • High quality cricket balls, (SG Club, Grasshopper Clubman, Wisden County or similar)
  • Trophies for man of the match (every game)
  • Best batsman, Best bowler, most sixes & MVP awards.
  • Matches will be in any of the grounds mentioned above.
  • In depth statistics with wagon wheel, Manhattan chart etc.
  • Video recording for all games posted on YouTube channel www.YouTube.com/theHCCL
  • Extensive leader-boards shared on Facebook.com/theHCCL & www.theHCCL.com

Registration process

  • Email confirmation of entry and request Invoice
  • If your company is found eligible then email the company ID card scanned copies of 16-20 players to bilalazam@thehccl.com 
  • Make payment
  • All players should be able to present their physical company ID cards if requested at any match. 
  • In some cases further information like payslips and bank statements might be needed for verification, this is in case of extreme cases like fake ids only.


Rules

All matches to be played with official T20 rules

20 overs a side

Maximum 4 overs per bowler

Maximum 2 fielders outside the circle during power play (first 6 overs)

Minimum of 4 fielders inside the circle after power play.

Free hit for overstepping no ball

One bouncer per over

Super Over to be played in case of a tie in all knockout games.

We will be allowing one substitute so you can have 12 players in your team. Only 11 on the field and lose ten wickets just as normal, the sub can swap between overs as many times as the captain wants. He can also bowl and bat. Four overs per bowler limit still applies and if the sub bats then someone else cannot.

All teams are expected to be in full whites. 1 over penalty for every player not in full whites.

Important information

  • All Captains must submit a scanned copy of the company IDs of all players of their team. 

  • Smoking is strictly not allowed on the playing field.

  • Alcohol is strictly not allowed anywhere on the venue.

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  • Football style booking to be introduced, players could be given a yellow or red card for abuse, fighting, ball tampering etc. The Umpire or/and referee will inform the captain and post the card info on the website

    • Red Card – Player is removed from the game immediately and banned for one match after that, the team continues to play with 10 players.

    • Yellow Card – Player is allowed to continue in the game but if a player gets 2 yellow cards in the tournament then he is banned for the next match.

  • All Captains must email the ID card copies of all 16 players before the last date for payment mentioned above.

  • Teams must arrive at the ground 30 mins before the scheduled start time.Team sheets to be handed over 20 mins before the start. The toss will happen 15 minutes before the scheduled start time and the fielding team must be on the field 7 minutes before start. The first ball must be bowled at the scheduled start. It is essential to have strict adherence to this in order to complete 3 matches in a day.

  • Sides will be changed every 10 overs.

  • Teams will need to pay the full amount before the tournament start.

  • Rain related rules – 

    • Partial washout – Minimum 5 over game needs to happen to be counted, DL or Norm method will be used.

    • Complete Washout –

      • During league stages – points shared

      • During knockout – Reserve day to be sought (if a reduced match can be played then it will be given preference)

Schedule related rules

Using the schedule of activities given at the bottom would help us start the matches on time.

After the “Match Start” time the Umpires could start giving penalties for any delays, the teams must finish all activities like toss, giving the playing 11, padding up etc before the start time, else the penalties could be applied. Penalties could be given even if teams do not arrive enough in advance to finish the toss, padding up etc before the start time.

If both teams cause delays – 1 over reduced from both sides for every 10 minutes delay.

If one team causes delay – 1 over reduced for every 5 minutes delay.

A minimum of 8 players required to start the match.

Umpires decision will be final, applying any penalty or giving any grace period is up to their discretion, grace period will never be more than 10 minutes. 

First Match

7:00 AM – Reporting time

7:10 AM – Hand over playing 11 list to scorer

7:15 AM – Toss

7:23 AM – Fielding team to get on the ground

7:27 AM – Batsman to walk on the field

7:30 AM – Match Start – First ball to be bowled

Second Match

10:30 AM – Reporting time

10:40 AM – Hand over playing 11 list to scorer

10:45 AM – Toss

10:54 AM – Fielding team to get on the ground

10:57 AM – Batsman to walk on the field

11:00 AM – Match Start – First ball to be bowled


Third Match

2:00 PM – Reporting time

2:10 PM – Hand over playing 11 list to scorer

2:15 PM – Toss

2:23 PM – Fielding team to get on the ground

2:27 PM – Batsman to walk on the field

2:30 PM – Match Start – First ball to be bowled

Please Contact us for entry into this tournament and for sponsoring this event.

bilalazam@theHCCL.com

9703 693 852 – Bilal Azam

*conditions apply

**strict adherence to the rules ensures a proper cricket tournament for everyone to enjoy. Shorter days mean the time related rules have to be followed very strictly. 

**Morning matches could be affected by dew, please come prepared

**number of teams and tournament schedule subject to change 

Prices do not include any refreshments or clothing