Big Bash League (BBL) has recently changed few rules in this cricket t20 big bash season. According to these rules
- 1- “Five Match final format” in T20 BBL has been introduced
- 2- 6 overseas players could be contracted
And one of the most discussed rules is
- 3- The controversial boundary rule for tied matches has been changed.
If you are confused about rule 1 and 2, you can read here “What’s Five Match final format.”
Cricket Australia (CA) has tried to avoid the controversy like happened last year and also in England vs. New Zealand final match.
Why Boundary Cut Rule is avoided?
This year, In 50 overs world cup title, England and New Zeeland were the victims of the controversial boundary count rule. In the result of that rule, England won the series and title of “World Champion.” But the win was most discussed and controversial still. To avoid this controversy in BBL 09 Cricket Australia (CA) tried it’s best to provide the best entertainment to cricket overs.
What’s New Rule for Tie Matches in T20 Big Bash?
According to the 3rd rule, the controversial tied match boundary rule will not be applied to Big Bash 9. Well Cricket Australia has introduced a new rule which is
In Finals, if matches are tied then the teams will play super over. If again the match is a tie then again super over will be played. The super overs will be played till no winner is final.
Well, the Cricket Australia will announce and decide the number of super overs and time duration according to regulations, venues and broadcast constraints, according to big bash dates.
Head of Cricket Australia, Alistair Dobson is expecting that these new rule will excite the big bash league teams players, viewers, and fans.
When does BBL Start?
The (BBL 09) Big Bash starts date is 17th Dec 2019, and BBL final date is Sat 8th Feb 2020.
Hey if you don’t know about big bash finals dates then go there KFC bbl fixture and check on which day you are free to join your favorite team.