There will be a new look to the LWC Drinks Cornwall Cricket League season in 2019.
The Premier League season will kick off with a brand new T20 competition.
PREMIER T20 CUP COMPETITION 2019
To be played over the first four match-days – April 20, 27, May 4 & 11.
The Premier League itself commences on 18 May.
T20 Competition – The 10 teams to be nominally split into two east/west sections.
Each club plays 4 x “double-headers” (EIGHT matches), with very few long-distance travels.
Most teams play THREE fixtures against teams in their own section and ONE against a team in the opposite section.
Two of the teams, at the geographical extremes, will just play the other 4 teams in their own section.
In Summary – there are 8 games per team, over the 4 spare match days, with NO BYES.
On completion of the fixtures, the TOP 2 from each group qualify for a Finals Day.
In 2019, this will be on Sunday May 19 at a single venue with semi-finals at 10.30am and 1.30pm with the final at 4.30pm.
The Playing Rules & Regulations are to be confirmed in due course.
Suggested – Start times 1pm, with a normal 30-minute tea.
Simple 2 points for a win, 1 for a tie/no result.
Minimum 6 overs per innings to achieve a result.
DLS to be used
|Premier T20||20 April||27 April||4 May||11 May|
|8 v 2||2 v 1||8 v 1||1 v 9|
|1 v 3||3 v 9||9 v 2||3 v 8|
|Cross Section||9 v 5||4 v 8||11 v 3||2 v 10|
|10 v 4||7 v 10||7 v 4||5 v 7|
|11 v 7||5 v 11||10 v 5||4 v 11|