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Limited Overs Matches
Match bets will be settled according to the winner determined by official competition rules (including the case where matches are shortened due to adverse weather conditions or decided a bowl off), unless the winner is determined by the toss of a coin or the drawing of lots, in which case all match bets will be void.
If the match is tied and the official competition rules do not determine a winner, dead heat rules will apply to bets on the outright result unless the outcome is settled by a bowl off or super over, in which case the result of the bowl off or super over will stand for match betting.  If the competition rules determine the winner by a toss of a coin or drawing of lots, then bets will be void.
If a match is cancelled before any play has taken place, then all bets will be void, unless the match is replayed within 36 hours of its advertised start time, in this case the bets will stand.

Test Matches & County Championship Matches
If a match is abandoned due to weather before a ball has been bowled then all bets will be void.  If a match is abandoned for any reason other than weather then bets on the outright result will be void.  If a match where we didn’t offer a price for the draw ends in a draw then bets on the match result will be void.  If a match ends in a tie, the draw would be deemed a loser and dead heat rules will apply to bets on the other selections for the outright result.

If either side forfeits their first innings then all bets specifically relating to the first innings will be void.

Series Betting
When the full number of scheduled matches are not played then we reserve the right to void any speciality markets relating to the series as a whole.

Top Team Batsman / Runscorer (Series)
All in play or not.  If players score the same number of runs then dead heat rules will apply.

Top Team Batsman / Runscorer (Match)
In a 2-innings match (test match or county championship), this market applies to the first innings only, unless otherwise stated. 
Depending on the type of match the following minimum overs must be bowled in that teams innings for bets to stand :
Test Matches – 50 overs
County Championship – 50 overs
50 over match – 25 overs
40 over match – 20 overs
20 over match – 15 overs

In all cases bets will stand if the innings reaches its natural conclusion in less than the above requirement.
Bets placed on any player not named in the starting eleven are void.  Players named in the starting eleven that do not bat are deemed to have taken part and bets on any such players are losers.  If players score the same number of runs then dead heat rules will apply.

Batsman Match Bets / Trios / Threesomes
Unless otherwise stated these markets will be settled on the number of runs scored in the first innings of a match only.  If any of the players named in the market are not named in the starting eleven then the market will be void.  Dead Heat rules will apply if two or more of the named batsmen score the same.

Top Team Bowler / Wicket Taker (Series)
All in play or not.  In the event of players taking the same number of wickets, the winner will be determined as the bowler that has conceded the least number of runs, irrespective of overs bowled by each player.  If it is still not possible to determine a winner then dead heat rules will apply.

Top Team Bowler / Wicket Taker (Match)
In a 2-innings match (test match or county championship), this market applies to the first innings only, unless otherwise stated.

Depending on the type of match the following minimum overs must be bowled in that teams innings for bets to stand :
Test Matches – 50 overs
County Championship – 50 overs
50 over match – 25 overs
40 over match – 20 overs
20 over match – 15 overs

In all cases bets will stand if the innings reaches its natural conclusion in less than the above requirement.
Bets placed on any player not named in the starting eleven are void.  Players named in the starting eleven that do not bowl are deemed to have taken part and bets on any such players are losers.  In the event of players taking the same number of wickets, the winner will be determined as the bowler that has conceded the least number of runs, irrespective of overs bowled by each player.  If it is still not possible to determine a winner then dead heat rules will apply.

Bowler Match Bets / Trios / Threesomes
Unless otherwise stated these markets will be settled on the number of wickets taken in the first innings of a match only.  If any of the players named in the market are not named in the starting eleven then the market will be void.  In the event of players taking the same number of wickets, the winner will be determined as the bowler that has conceded the least number of runs, irrespective of overs bowled by each player.  If it is still not possible to determine a winner then dead heat rules will apply.

Team Total innings Runs
If the number of scheduled overs in a team’s innings in a limited overs match is reduced after the commencement of play due to external factors (e.g. weather) then bets on this market will be void irresepective of whether the team was all out or not.  Any penalties applied for slow over rate will count towards the settlement of this market.
If a team's innings in a test match or country championship match lasts less than sixty overs due to external factors then bets on this market will be void. This does not apply if the innings has reached its natural conclusion. (eg due to a bowl out or declaration).

Batsman Total Runs
This market will stand providing the batsman reaches the crease.  Should an innings be shortened due to bad weather or a declaration, or if the player retires hurt, or if the player remains not out, his score at the conclusion of the innings shall determine settlement of bets.  In a 2-innings match, bets apply to the current innings only.

Number of Runs Per Session
The result of this market is determined by the total number of runs scored in the course of the session regardless of which team(s) has scored the runs.  For example if there is a change of innings during the session then it is the combined number of runs scored during the session that is the result.
There are three sessions per day in Test Cricket.  The first session is from the start of play in the morning until lunch is called.  The second session is from lunch until tea is called.  The third session is from tea until the close of play.  If less than 20 overs are bowled in any particular session then bets on number of runs scored in that session will be void.  Extras (wides, no-balls, byes and leg byes) do count towards the number of runs scored.

Runs Per Specified Number of Overs (e.g. 1st 15 Overs)
The full number of specified overs must be played for bets to stand, unless the innings has reached its natural conclusion or further play cannot affect the result.  Any change in fielding restrictions due to a reduction in scheduled overs will not affect the settlement of this market.

Highest Score First 5/10/15 Overs
If either team’s innings in a limited overs match is reduced due to external factors then bets on this market will be void unless the result was already unequivocally determined before any reduction in overs was announced.  Bets will stand if the innings is shortened due to it reaching its natural conclusion.  In a two-innings match this market only applies to the first innings. In the event of a tie, all bets will be settled as a dead heat.

Highest Opening Partnership
If either team’s innings in a limited overs match is reduced due to external factors then bets on this market will be void unless the result was already unequivocally determined before any reduction in overs was announced.  Bets will stand if the innings is shortened due to it reaching its natural conclusion.  In a two-innings match this market only applies to the first innings. In the event of a tie, all bets will be settled as a dead heat. In the event of a batsman retiring hurt, this market will be settled at the score when the first wicket falls.

Next Man Out
Should no further wickets be taken in the innings then bets on this market will be void.  If either of the batsmen retire hurt then bets on this market will be void and a new market will be made.

Next Method of Dismissal / Next Wicket Caught? Should no further wickets be taken in the innings then bets on this market will be void.  In the event of a batsman retiring hurt bets will still stand for the next wicket to fall.
For all markets, an innings is deemed to have reached its natural conclusion if the team are all out, have declared or have reached their target.

If either team’s innings in a limited overs match is reduced due to external factors then bets on this market will be void unless the result was already unequivocally determined before any reduction in overs was announced.  Bets will stand if the innings is shortened due to it reaching its natural conclusion.  In a two-innings match this market only applies to the first innings. In the event of a tie, all bets will be settled as a dead heat. In the event of a batsman retiring hurt, this market will be settled at the score when the first wicket falls.Should no further wickets be taken in the innings then bets on this market will be void.  If either of the batsmen retire hurt then bets on this market will be void and a new market will be made.Should no further wickets be taken in the innings then bets on this market will be void.  In the event of a batsman retiring hurt bets will still stand for the next wicket to fall.For all markets, an innings is deemed to have reached its natural conclusion if the team are all out, have declared or have reached their target.

Team to hit most sixes
If either team's innings in a limited overs match is reduced due to external factors then bets on this market will be void unless the result was already unequivocally determined before any reduction in overs was announced.  Bets will stand if the innings is shortened due to it reaching its natural conclusion.

Super Over/Any additional overs above the alloted amount
In a limited over's competition which employs a super over (or other such initiative) to determine the winner of a match in the event of a tie, runs scored in the Super over are included in the settlement of any markets which are settled on highest number of runs scored (eg. Batsmen Total Runs, Team Total Runs, Top Team Runscorer, Batsmen match bets).

General Rule:

If a match is curtailed through external factors and there is no further play any bets placed on any-in play market once play has been curtailed will be void. Any bets placed prior to this will be settled in accordance to our normal rules.

General Settlement:

All tournament and match markets will be settled on the official tournament results/match scorecards listed on ICC website. If there is no result available, then the website www.cricinfo.com will be used for settlement purposes.

Next Over: Over/Under Runs:

Each index of this market will be settled on the total number of runs achieved in the over, includuing any extras awarded.  In the event of an over not being completed, all bets on that particular index shall be void.  This does not apply if the innings reaches it's natural conclusion e.g declaration, team all out, etc. 

Over/Under Total Sixes:

If either team's innings in a limited overs match is reduced due to external factors then bets on this market will be void unless the result was already unequivocally determinedbefore any reduction in overs was announced.  Bets will stand if the innings is shortened due to it reaching it's natural conclusion. 

First Over: Over/Under Total Runs:

Bets will be settled on the total number of runs scored in the first over of the first innings of the match.  All bets shall be void if there is any reduction in the total number of overs of either side prior to the commencement of play or if the first over is not fully completed due to external factors.

First Ball of the Match:

This market will be settled on the outcome of the first completed delivery, excluding any deliveries declared as dead ball. In a limited overs match, should there be any reduction in overs announced prior to the commencement of play all bets on this market will be deemed void.

Team of Top Match Runscorer

For Test Matches and County Championship Matches, this market will be settled on the overall top score achieved in the first innings of either side. Should either side face less than 50 overs in their first innings for any reason other than the innings reaching it's natural conclusion (declaration, team all out) then all bets on this market shall be void. For limited overs matches, all bets shall be void should there be any reduction to either sides innings before or after the commencement of play. If the top scorers from either side score the same number of runs then dead heat rules will apply.

Team leading after First innings 

 In the case of the team batting second facing less than 20 overs in their innings for any reason other than the innings reaching its natural conclusion then all bets on this market shall be made void. In the event of a tie, dead heat rules will apply.

 


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