Suburban Districts – Current News as of 1/3/2021 2.00pm

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1. DIVISION 8 FINALS SERIES

The draw for the Division 8 Finals Series is up on mycricket. Grounds are still be sorted and aim to have official by Monday night. The final series explanation has been sent out to Division 8 clubs a number of weeks ago and has also been posted both on this page (look below) and on Facebook. If you are under any confusion of how the Top 8 finals series works in Division 8, please contact suburbandistricts@gmail.com at your earliest convenience.

 

2. DIVISION 8 FINALS FORMAT

All 10 teams in Division 8 have had a copy of the format for the 8 team finals series sent out to your club Secretaries. If any captain or player have still yet to view this and require a copy, please email suburbandistricts@gmail.com Round 18 is the final round of your competition (this Saturday) before the quarter finals start so please ensure you are familiar with the process to avoid any issues. We are very excited to see how this format plays out. Good luck to all teams.

10 TEAM COMPETITION FINALS SERIES FOR DIVISION 8 ONLY

Week 1: QUARTER FINALS 6/3/2021. STATISTICS COUNT TOWARD SEASON TALLY

TEAMS 1-10 AS FINISHED ON COMPETITION LADDER AFTER ROUND 18

GAME A: TEAM 1 VS TEAM 4 WINNER GETS A WEEK OFF, LOSER PLAYS WEEK 2 in GAME F

GAME B: TEAM 2 VS TEAM 3 WINNER GETS A WEEK OFF, LOSER PLAYS WEEK 2 in GAME G

GAME C: TEAM 5 VS TEAM 8 WINNER PLAYS LOSER GAME B, LOSER ELIMINATED, to GAME H

GAME D: TEAM 6 VS TEAM 7 WINNER PLAYS LOSER GAME A, LOSER ELIMINATED, to GAME I

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GAME E: TEAM 9 VS TEAM 10 WINNER PLAYS LOSER GAME C, LOSER PLAYS LOSER GAME D

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Week 2:  KNOCK OUT SEMI FINAL QUALIFIERS 13/3/2021. STATISTICS COUNT TOWARDS SEASON TALLY

*****WINNER GAME A and WINNER GAME B (BYE) automatically in semi finals*****

GAME F: LOSER GAME A VS WINNER GAME C, WINNER TO SEMI FINALS, LOSER ELIMINATED

GAME G: LOSER GAME B VS WINNER GAME D, WINNER TO SEMI-FINALS LOSER ELIMINATED

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GAME H: LOSER GAME C VS WINNER GAME E, FINAL GAME FOR BOTH TEAMS

GAME I: LOSER GAME D VS LOSER GAME E, FINAL GAME FOR BOTH TEAMS

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Week 3: SEMI FINALS  20/3/2021

GAME J: WINNER GAME A VS WINNER GAME G, WINNER TO GRAND FINAL, LOSER ELIMINATED

GAME K: WINNER GAME B VS WINNER GAME F, WINNER TO GRAND FINAL, LOSER ELIMINATED

 

Week 4: GRAND FINAL  27/3/2021

GAME L: WINNER GAME J VS WINNER GAME K 

 

3. PLAYER QUALIFICATION FOR SEMI FINALS AND FINALS SEASON 20/21
 
As per the NDCA Suburban Districts Rule Book:
 
29.1.r Semi-Final & Final Qualifications (Suburban Districts)
 
r.1. To be eligible to play in Suburban Districts semi-finals and / or finals in a particular division, a player must have played five (5) games in that particular division or lower.
r.2. Fixtures called off by the NDCA for any reason will not count as a game played.
r.3. Fixtures called off at the ground for any reason shall count as a game for the purposes of 29.1.r.1 above. Teams must be entered into MyCricket as per 12.
 
However, the Suburban Districts Operating Committee advise that if any team have any players that require special dispensation, the following process MUST be followed:
 
  • send an email to suburbandistricts@gmail.com containing your club name, player name, player ID, Division they play in, amount of games played and reason for dispensation
  • ALL requests for special dispensation MUST be sent to the Suburban Districts Operating Committee by 5pm on Monday March 15th, 2021

4. NDCA GRAND FINAL LUNCHEON 2020-2021

This will be held on Friday March 26th, 2021 at Club Charlestown 12pm – 3pm. Special guest speaker will be Former Australian Test Cricketer and Fox Cricket commentator Mr. Mark Waugh.

🎫 Tickets on sale 🎫
 
Our Grand Final Lunch details are confirmed, we are very excited to share these details with you.
 
All information and ticket prices are within the Sticky Tickets link, all tickets must be purchased through this link. Limited seats available so please get in quick to avoid disappointment.
 
If anyone is interested in being a listed sponsor for the event, you can either purchase a table and/or donate a raffle prize. Please send us a DM to ensure you get maximum exposure from this option.
 
Link to purchase tickets:  http://tix.yt/ndca-grand-final-lunch
 
 

5. ENTERING MATCH RESULTS AND STATISTICS INTO mycricket.

As per the NDCA Rule Book 2020-2021:

12. Entry of Results
12.1. All weekend results, including full player scores, are to be entered into MyCricket no later than 9:00am each following Monday.

12.3. In all competitions either team can enter the match results first. The opposing team from the match will be responsible for confirming the result.

12.4. Penalty for not entering/confirming the result shall be $150 for each game not entered.

12.5. In all fixtures, the team must be nominated in MyCricket within timeframes outlined in Rule 12.1

 
Inclusive of fixtures where no play takes place for any reason whatsoever. Refer Rule 12.1 above.

Any issues with entering your weekly statistics into mycricket by Monday 9am following your weekend match, please advise suburbandistricts@gmail.com at your earliest convenience. To maintain the integrity of our competition, no games will be unlocked for clubs to enter, clear screenshots of score sheets will be required to be sent via PDF attachment and outstanding statistics will be entered by the Suburban Districts Operating Committee.

 

6. CODE OF CONDUCT:

Please be advised that there is ZERO TOLERANCE for any verbal or physical abuse of any players, umpires, spectators…….anybody. This behaviour simply will not be tolerated and is not welcome within the Suburban Districts competition. This relates to not only games, but in person away from the game or on social media.

 

Suburban Districts Operating Committee

Club Liaison Officer & Chairperson: Stephen Elliot – suburbandistricts@gmail.com

Secretary & Wet Weather Co-ordinator: David Absalom

Registrar & Social Media: Daniel Saunders

Rules & Administration: Andrew Kelly

Committee Member: Scott Rumford

Committee Member: Wayne Kennedy

Committee Member: Trent Polglase