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Liverpool Echo Knockout rule modifications
Thursday 2nd June 2016

Modifications have been made to two of the rules of the Liverpool Echo Invitation Cricket Knockout Trophy.

They are as follows:

Rule 2.1

Only bona fide members of clubs represented in the Knockout are eligible to participate and must have played in at least one competitive match for their club during the current season.

should read:-

Only bona fide members of clubs represented in the Knockout are eligible to participate and newly signed players must have previously played in at least one competitive match for their club during the current season.

Playing Condition 7.5.2

The segment of the circles reserved for the slip positions shall not be demarcated (the final mark of the 15 yards radius shall be on a line placed at an angle of 45 degrees, measured from the popping crease at a point level with the middle stump). In the first 15 overs there must be a minimum of two stationary fielders within the 15 yard field restriction of the striker at the instant of delivery. When a fast bowler is bowling the two stationary fielders may be permitted to stand deeper than 15 yards (in the un-demarcated area) provided only that they are standing in slip, leg slip or gully positions.

should read:-

The segment of the circles reserved for the slip positions shall not be demarcated (the final mark of the 15 yards radius shall be on a line placed at an angle of 45 degrees, measured from the popping crease at a point level with the middle stump). In the first 6 overs there must be a minimum of two stationary fielders within the 15 yard field restriction of the striker at the instant of delivery. When a fast bowler is bowling the two stationary fielders may be permitted to stand deeper than 15 yards (in the un-demarcated area) provided only that they are standing in slip, leg slip or gully positions.

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