Cricket Player Manager
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 28
Like Tree15Likes

Thread: 4-balls no-run out

  1. #1
    U19 Debutant Lokomotiv's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Location
    Scotland
    Posts
    314

    Icon6 4-balls no-run out

    According to Burgey,

    There are apparently now rules in indoor cricket that if you play out three balls in a row without scoring you have to run on the fourth ball. I hadn't played for years and filed in for a game last year with some of the younger blokes in our club.

    It is very interesting. If a Batsman scores 0 after 4 balls, that Batsman is out. This rule would make the game faster and more spectacular.
    And I think that an out should mean the end of that over. So 1 over can end by 4 balls.

    In the Limited-Over games, 1 over should be 6 balls. In Tests, 1 over should be 8 balls.

    I hope that this rule will be adopted as a Law of all-types of Cricket.

    =addition=

    From my first post, there was an unclear point.
    This "4-ball out" rule must be applied to only the first 4 balls of an over. So, if a Batsman scores in the 1st ball of an over, there will be no out if that Batsman scores no run from 2nd to 5th balls.
    Last edited by Lokomotiv; 03-10-2013 at 01:21 AM. Reason: make it clearer
    hendrix likes this.

  2. #2
    International Regular dermo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Location
    Sydney
    Posts
    3,057
    no way this **** isn't just some master troll
    hendrix likes this.

  3. #3
    Request Your Custom Title Now! Spikey's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    All Glory To The Nev
    Posts
    33,589
    luv golf
    Indians can't bowl - Where has the rumour come from as I myself and many indian friends arwe competent fast bowlers ?

    With the English bid I said: Let us be brief. If you give back the Falkland Islands, which belong to us, you will get my vote. They then became sad and left

  4. #4
    U19 Debutant Lokomotiv's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Location
    Scotland
    Posts
    314
    Quote Originally Posted by Spikey View Post
    luv golf
    Could you tell me what "luv" means? I do not have much knowledge about English abbreviations.


  5. #5
    International Vice-Captain OverratedSanity's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2013
    Location
    Chennai, India
    Posts
    4,779
    Lokoball with Loko rules to replace cricket in a few years. Would pay top dollar

  6. #6
    Hall of Fame Member NUFAN's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Location
    Marrickville
    Posts
    18,393
    Quote Originally Posted by Lokomotiv View Post
    It is very interesting. If a Batsman scores 0 after 4 balls, that Batsman is out. This rule would make the game faster and more spectacular.
    And I think that an out should mean the end of that over. So 1 over can end by 4 balls.
    Lokomotiv, would you like to see this rule adopted in Test Cricket too?
    NRL Tipping Champion 2014

    Over 0.2: Putland to Nevill, OUT, no run, full ball swings in late to crash into his pads. Nevill is almost falling over trying to get bat on it but can't. Huge shout for LBW and Umpire Martell eventually raises the finger! P.Nevill - lbw b:Putland 0 (1 ball, 1 minute).

  7. #7
    International Coach HeathDavisSpeed's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2007
    Location
    Rummaging through Iain O'Brien's dustbins.
    Posts
    14,575
    What would be more exciting is if the ball were covered in blades. And the bat was a blade and fielders had to catch the spinning blades. And the stumps were blades and if the batsman didn't score after 1 ball then he would be decapitated by blades.

    Spinning, whirling, beautiful blades.
    hendrix likes this.
    >>>>>>WHHOOOOOOOOOSHHHHHHH>>>>>>
    Fascist Dictator of the Heath Davis Appreciation Society
    Supporting Petone's Finest since the very start - Iain O'Brien
    Adam Wheater - Another batsman off the Essex production line
    Also Supporting the All Time #1 Batsman of All Time Ever - Jacques Kallis and the much maligned Peter Siddle.


    Vimes tells it how it is:
    Quote Originally Posted by Samuel_Vimes View Post
    Heath worryingly quick.

  8. #8
    U19 Debutant Lokomotiv's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Location
    Scotland
    Posts
    314
    Quote Originally Posted by NUFAN View Post
    Lokomotiv, would you like to see this rule adopted in Test Cricket too?
    Yes. Why not?
    That rule would reduce the number of draws and declarations significantly.

  9. #9
    International Captain Maximas's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Footmarks
    Posts
    6,434
    If these rules were adopted then they would reduce the amount of posts Lokomotiv would have to make, so I'm all for it
    RIP Phillip Hughes (1988-2014)

  10. #10
    Hall of Fame Member NUFAN's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Location
    Marrickville
    Posts
    18,393
    Quote Originally Posted by Lokomotiv View Post
    Yes. Why not?
    That rule would reduce the number of draws and declarations significantly.
    I was going to respond with "This is the most embarrassing rule suggestion I have ever heard concerning any sport. Frankly you need a hard look at yourself if you think it would be a decent suggestion for Test Cricket. In response to your previous response I don't just think you're an idiot, I know you are because your 'ideas' are ****ing terrible and laughable". but I'll just respond with


  11. #11
    Hall of Fame Member Howe_zat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Top floor, bottom buzzer
    Posts
    16,697
    Quote Originally Posted by dermo View Post
    no way this **** isn't just some master troll
    Maybe if people ever got upset or took him seriously.
    "Your averages, captain, coaches and players can probably survive incompetence over a relatively short series, so if youíre going to be rubbish, make sure itís against Pakistan, Sri Lanka, New Zealand or someone."

  12. #12
    International Captain hendrix's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Location
    New Zealand
    Posts
    7,313
    sad to see you guys still haven't picked up on ironic liking. Distinct shortage of hipsters round here.

  13. #13
    International Captain Maximas's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Footmarks
    Posts
    6,434
    Quote Originally Posted by hendrix View Post
    sad to see you guys still haven't picked up on ironic liking. Distinct shortage of hipsters round here.
    a large number of us failing to pick up on normal liking
    hendrix likes this.

  14. #14
    Hall of Fame Member NUFAN's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Location
    Marrickville
    Posts
    18,393
    10am BST Hello everyone and welcome along to live coverage of the final Test of the summer, the fifth Investec Ashes Test from The Oval. It's a glorious day in SE11 and the forecast is set fair for the week so we're set for a stunning end to the summer weatherwise and hopefully we get some cricket to match.
    0.1
    Anderson to Rogers, no run, full just outside off stump, played forward and pushed up the wicket
    0.2
    Anderson to Rogers, no run, much wider of off stump, too wide to induce a stroke
    0.3
    Anderson to Rogers, no run, wide again and, concerningly, it carries through at about ankle height
    0.4
    Anderson to Rogers, no run, this is better carry as Rogers leaves again outside off stump and he's out what a spectacular wicket from Anderson

    Z
    Daemon, hendrix, Rory90 and 1 others like this.

  15. #15
    International Captain Maximas's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Footmarks
    Posts
    6,434
    BTW, is a lokomotiv thread based on something Burgey said possibly the worst basis for a CW thread?
    BeeGee and Red Hill like this.

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast


Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Balls
    By NUFAN in forum Cricket Chat
    Replies: 25
    Last Post: 01-08-2010, 11:33 AM
  2. 277 off 72 balls!!
    By Nishan in forum Cricket Chat
    Replies: 34
    Last Post: 07-09-2007, 05:41 AM
  3. New balls please...................
    By Lillian Thomson in forum Cricket Chat
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 20-12-2006, 05:44 PM
  4. No Balls!
    By age_master in forum Cricket Chat
    Replies: 30
    Last Post: 09-08-2005, 10:54 AM
  5. 16 from 66 balls
    By cricket player in forum Cricket Chat
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 08-08-2005, 09:01 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •