Law 23 – Byes & Leg Byes

Cricket is a game of precision and strategy, where every run counts. In the world of cricket, runs can be scored in various ways, including […]

Law 22 – Wide Ball

Cricket, often referred to as the gentleman’s game, boasts a complex set of rules that govern every aspect of play. One such rule that often […]

Law 21 – No Ball

21.1 Mode of delivery 21.1.1 The umpire shall ascertain whether the bowler intends to bowl right-handed or left-handed, over or round the wicket, and shall […]

Law 20 – Dead Ball

20.1 Ball is Dead In cricket, determining when the ball is dead is crucial for various reasons. Here are the circumstances in which the ball […]


19.1 Determining the Boundary Before the commencement of a cricket match, it is the responsibility of the umpires to ascertain the field of play’s boundaries. […]

Law 18 – scoring runs

18.1 Scoring Runs In cricket, players earn runs, which represent the primary unit of scoring, as follows: 18.1.1 The batter earns a run whenever they […]

Law 17 – The Over

17.1 Number of Balls Each end shall alternate in bowling the ball in sets of 6 balls. 17.2 Start of an Over An over begins […]

Law 16 – The Result

16.1 Determining the Winner in a Two-Innings Match In a two-inning cricket match, the team that accumulates a total of runs surpassing the combined total […]