SMCA Notices
October 2022

MyCricket Scoring Issue

MyCricket is aware of an issue with the display of statistics on the MyCricket public site and also the display of fixtures within MyCricket admin. This is being worked on as a priority.

Live scoring is not possible in effected matches.

One Day Fixtures

There are regular minor changes to the one day fixtures due to ground issues and major changes due to team withdrawls. ODG is particularly prone to changes and all clubs should check the fixtures regularly.

Dropping Players to Lower Grades

With the changes to the Grade structure this year, clubs are reminded of the updates to By-Law 11.

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ODG - Thornlie have forfeited their match against Leeming Spartan
ODG - Piara Waters have forfeited their match against Jandakot Park

ODE - CBC side withdrawn

Late Venue Change ODD

ODD Round 2 - Roleystone Karragullen v Canning Vale will now be played at Pickering Brook Oval.

ODG Fixtures

The ODG fixtures have been rewritten. There are many changes which all Clubs should be aware of.

Belt Up T20 Cup - Update

SJ Blues have withdrawn from the Belt Up T20 Cup. As a result the fixtures were changed to give a bye to Cockburn (number 2 seed) and have Piara Waters play Jandakot Park at Atwell Oval in round 1.

Afternoon Teas

Given a perceived inconsistency in clubs providing afternoon teas the SMCA Executive have decided that from Saturday 22 October, afternoon teas will again be provided by the home team

Helmets - Further Update

The SMCA Executive has become aware of clubs not complying with the helmet policy. Some clubs claim to not know about the rule although it was voted on at the AGM, is part of the By-Laws, included in the Information to Clubs and has been displayed on the web site for some time.

At the SMCA Executive meeting on 17 October it was confirmed that a match must not proceed if a required player is not wearing a helmet. Should a required player refuse to wear a helmet the Match Day Referee is to be called - Graeme Ashley, phone 0419 916 714.  The Match Day Referee has the authority to call a forfeit if he deems it necessary. This is applicable to both teams where a match has proceeded contrary to By-Law 53.

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Belt Up T20 Cup - Rules

Cricket West have provided the latest playing conditions for the Belt Up T20 Cup. Download here. Please disregard wrong season date on document.