CRICKET

General Cricket Rules

  • If the cricket match ends in a draw and we have offered no odds with respect to a draw, the Dead Heat Rule (as described in the General 888sport Betting Rules) will apply if we detail so.
  • Other than with respect to a Test Match, if the cricket match ends in a draw and is determined by additional play such as by way of a Super Over, your bet will be settled by us on the result at the end of the additional play.
  • If a bowler bowls a wide, all extra runs taken from the wide delivery count. For example, if the delivery goes for 4 and is scored as 5 wides, the delivery will count as 5 for bet settlement purposes rather than 1 wide delivery bowled.
Bet Type Rule
Head to Head

Batting

  1. Both participants must have either faced a ball or have been at the crease for batting purposes whilst another player from the same team has faced a ball for your bet to stand.
  2. We will void your bet if either of the participants does not complete their batting in the innings, other than where the outcome has already been irrevocably determined prior to the relevant participant’s completion of his/her innings and in such case your bet will be settled in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
  3. The Dead Heat Rule (as described in the General 888sport Betting Rules) applies in the event of a tie.

Bowling

  1. All the participants who are the subject of the bet offer must bowl at least one ball for your bet to stand.
  2. The Dead Heat Rule (as described in the General 888sport Betting Rules) applies in the event of a tie.
Highest Opening Partnership Both teams' first and second batsman must have completed the first innings opening partnership for your bet to stand, other than where the outcome has already been irrevocably determined and in such case your bet will be settled in accordance with the relevant outcome.
Fall of Next Wicket
  1. If either batsman is injured and retires due to such injury before your bet has been irrevocably determined (i.e. where the total runs scored in the relevant innings has passed the total of runs at which we accepted your bet) we will void your bet and if your bet has been irrevocably determined prior to the batsman’s injury and retirement, we will settle your bet in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
  2. In the event that a team declares, the total amount scored will still count towards the settlement of your bet by us.
  3. Your bet will still stand, if the weather (including without limitation bad light) stops play.
  4. Point 3 above will not apply, if there is any further play in the match. If your bet has not been irrevocably determined at such time, we will void your bet and if and your bet has been irrevocably determined prior to the batsman’s injury and retirement, we will settle your bet in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
First Over Runs
  1. Any extras count with respect to settlement of your bet.
  2. Your bet will stand if the Over has been completed in full, unless the batting team has reached the total runs being chased prior to the first Over being completed.
First Scoring Play Should the first run(s) be scored from a "No ball", if you have bet on "Extras" your bet will win.
Method of Dismissal
  1. We will void your bet if the batsman retires due to injury before the relevant dismissal takes place or if there are no additional dismissals.
  2. 'Any Other' type of dismissal will not count, this includes without limitation if the batsman hits the wicket, the batsman handles the ball, the batsman obstructs the field, where an incoming batsman is not ready to play within three minutes of the previous batsman being out or the batsman hits the ball twice.
Next Batsman Out
  1. In order for your bet to stand, both batsmen must be in bat when the relevant wicket is taken.
  2. Your bet will be voided by us if either of the batsman retires with an injury before the next wicket falls or no further wickets are taken.
Next Over- Over/Under and Odd/Even
  1. Extras will count for settlement of your bet.
  2. If the Over has not been completed in full we will void your bet, unless the batting team has reached the total runs being chased prior to the first Over being completed.
  3. For an Over/Under bet, the Push Rules (as described in the General 888sport Betting Rules) apply other than where you have the option to bet on a tie.
Odd/Even For your bet not to be voided by us, a ball must be bowled.
Over/Under Total Batsman Runs
  1. For the purposes of settling your bet the relevant innings or series must be completed.
  2. If the weather (including without limitation bad light) ends a batsman's innings, your bet, if the relevant outcome has not been irrevocably determined, will be voided by us. If your bet has been irrevocably determined prior to the weather ending the batsman’s innings, we will settle your bet in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
  3. A result is deemed to have been irrevocably determined if a batsman has (i) reached the number of runs you have bet on him/her reaching; (ii) the batsman is out; or (iii) the relevant innings has ended (for example the team is bowled out or has declared).
  4. If a batsman retires due to injury, the batsman's runs at the end of his team's innings will be considered as the binding result.
  5. The Push (as described in the General 888sport Betting Rules) apply other than where you have the option to bet on a tie.
Race to X Runs Your bet will stand unless either of the players which you have had an opportunity to place a bet on do not open the batting.
Top Batsman
  1. We will void your bet on any player who does not start the match.
  2. You will lose your bet if you select a player who does not bat or field.
Top Bowler
  1. We will void your bet on any player who does not start the match.
  2. You will lose your bet if you select a player who does not bat or field.
Wicket 1st Over The first Over must be completed in full, for your bet not to be voided by us, other than in the event that a wicket is taken in the first Over.

All Limited Overs Cricket

  • The terms in this section will apply to all Limited Overs Cricket (for example the Big Bash, One Day internationals, One Day games in domestic leagues and Twenty20 games), and in the event of a conflict with the General Cricket Rules above, these rules shall apply.
  • Should a match be played on a "reserve" day, your bet will remain valid.
  • Any other betting on the match (example High Bats, Most Sixes, Batting & Bowling Head to Heads etc.) will not include any outcomes deriving after any additional play takes place (for example a Super Over).
Bet Type Rule
Head to Head
  1. For Head to Head bets, all the participants who are the subject of the bet offer must start in the relevant game or competition for your bet to stand.
  2. The Dead Heat Rule (as described in the General 888sport Betting Rules) will apply other than if the match is irrevocably determined by any additional play (such as by way of a Super Over) in which case your bet will be settled by us on the result at the end of the additional play.
  3. We will void your bet if the match is recorded as a No Result (i.e. the match has been started and can't be completed, for example as a result of weather (including without limitation bad light)).
  4. Your bet will be settled on the result announced by the relevant governing body, association or organization.
  5. The Dead Heat Rule (as described in the General 888sport Betting Rules) will apply other than if the match is irrevocably determined by any additional play (such as by way of a Super Over) in which case your bet will be settled by us on the result at the end of the additional play.
Highest Runs 1st 6/15 Overs
  1. We will void your bet if either team does not face the scheduled number of Overs, other than in the event that that the scheduled number of Overs have not been played in full and the run chase has been reached or the relevant team has been bowled out.
  2. The Dead Heat Rule (as described in the General 888sport Betting Rules) applies in the event of a tie.
Highest Individual Score We will void your bet if the number of scheduled Overs is reduced in any manner whatsoever, other than where a player score 100 runs prior to such reduction in which case your bet will stand.
Most Fours
  1. We will void your bet if the number of Overs scheduled is at any time reduced from the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted the relevant bet from you.
  2. Point 1 above will not apply and your bet will stand: (i) with respect to a Twenty20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by two or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet; or (ii) with respect to any Limited Overs match which is not a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by four or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet.
  3. Point 1 above will not apply to your bet and your bet will stand if the outcome has been irrevocably determined prior to the scheduled number of Overs being reduced in the relevant match and in such case your bet will be settled in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
Most Sixes
  1. We will void your bet if the number of Overs scheduled is at any time reduced from the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted the relevant bet from you.
  2. Point 1 above will not apply and your bet will stand: (i) with respect to a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by two or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet; or (ii) with respect to any Limited Overs match which is not a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by four or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet.
  3. Point 1 above will not apply to your bet and your bet will stand if the outcome has been irrevocably determined prior to the scheduled number of Overs being reduced in the relevant match and in such case your bet will be settled in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
Most Run Outs
  1. We will void your bet if the number of Overs scheduled is at any time reduced from the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted the relevant bet from you.
  2. Point 1 above will not apply and your bet will stand: (i) with respect to a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by two or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet; or (ii) with respect to any Limited Overs match which is not a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by four or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet.
  3. Point 1 above will not apply to your bet and your bet will stand if the outcome has been irrevocably determined prior to the scheduled number of Overs being reduced in the relevant match and in such case your bet will be settled in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
Most Wides
  1. We will void your bet if the number of Overs scheduled is at any time reduced from the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted the relevant bet from you.
  2. Point 1 above will not apply and your bet will stand: (i) with respect to a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by two or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet; or (ii) with respect to any Limited Overs match which is not a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by four or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet.
  3. Point 1 above will not apply to your bet and your bet will stand if the outcome has been irrevocably determined prior to the scheduled number of Overs being reduced in the relevant match and in such case your bet will be settled in accordance with the relevant outcome.
Fifty/Century in Match
  1. We will void your bet if the number of Overs scheduled is at any time reduced from the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted the relevant bet from you.
  2. Point 1 above will not apply and your bet will stand: (i) with respect to a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by two or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet; or (ii) with respect to any Limited Overs match which is not a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by four or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet.
  3. Point 1 above will not apply to your bet and your bet will stand if the outcome has been irrevocably determined prior to the scheduled number of Overs being reduced in the relevant match and in such case your bet will be settled in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
Team of Highest Individual Score We will void your bet if no result is announced by the relevant governing body, organization or association.
Team of Top Batsman
  1. We will void your bet if the number of Overs scheduled is at any time reduced from the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted the relevant bet from you.
  2. Point 1 above will not apply and your bet will stand: (i) with respect to a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by two or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet; or (ii) with respect to any Limited Overs match which is not a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by four or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet.
  3. Point 1 above will not apply to your bet and your bet will stand if the outcome has been irrevocably determined prior to the scheduled number of Overs being reduced in the relevant match and in such case your bet will be settled in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
  4. If both team’s batsmen score exactly the same runs, the Dead Heat Rule (as described in the General 888sport Betting Rules) will apply.
Top Batsman
  1. With regards to a one day match, we will void your bet if both teams have not faced at least 20 overs, unless a team has been bowled out in under 20 overs or the match is completed prior to any of the 20 overs being bowled.
  2. With regards to a Twenty/20 match, we will void your bet if both teams have not faced at least 5 overs, unless a team has been bowled out in under 5 overs or the match is completed prior to any of the 5 overs being bowled.
Top Bowler
  1. With regards to a one day match, we will void your bet if both teams have not faced at least 20 overs, unless a team has been bowled out in under 20 overs or the match is completed prior to the 20 overs being bowled.
  2. With regards to a Twenty/20 match, we will void your bet if both teams have not faced at least 5 overs, unless a team has been bowled out in under 5 overs or the match is completed prior to any of the 5 overs being bowled.
Total Team Runs We will void your bet if the scheduled number of Overs are not played in full, other than where the outcome of your bet has already been irrevocably determined prior to the scheduled number of Overs being reduced and in such case your bet will be settled in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
Total Fours
  1. We will void your bet if the number of Overs scheduled is at any time reduced from the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted the relevant bet from you.
  2. Point 1 above will not apply and your bet will stand: (i) with respect to a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by two or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet; or (ii) with respect to any Limited Overs match which is not a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by four or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet.
  3. Point 1 above will not apply to your bet and your bet will stand if the outcome has been irrevocably determined prior to the scheduled number of Overs being reduced in the relevant match and in such case your bet will be settled in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
Total Sixes
  1. We will void your bet which if the number of Overs scheduled is at any time reduced from the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted the relevant bet from.
  2. Point 1 above will not apply and your bet will stand: (i) with respect to a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by two or less overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet; or (ii) with respect to any limited overs match which is not a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by four or less overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet.
  3. Point 1 above will not apply to your bet and your bet will stand if the outcome has been irrevocably determined prior to the scheduled number of Overs being reduced in the relevant match and in such case your bet will be settled in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
Total Run Outs
  1. We will void your bet if the number of Overs scheduled is at any time reduced from the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted the relevant bet from you.
  2. Point 1 above will not apply and your bet will stand: (i) with respect to a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by two or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet; or (ii) with respect to any Limited Overs match which is not a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by four or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet.
  3. Point 1 above will not apply to your bet and your bet will stand if the outcome has been irrevocably determined prior to the scheduled number of Overs being reduced in the relevant match and in such case your bet will be settled in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
Total Wides
  1. We will void your bet if the number of Overs scheduled is at any time reduced from the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted the relevant bet from you.
  2. Point 1 above will not apply and your bet will stand: (i) with respect to a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by two or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet; or (ii) with respect to any Limited Overs match which is not a Twenty/20 match, if the innings of each team is reduced by four or less Overs compared to the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet.
  3. Point 1 above will not apply to your bet and your bet will stand if the outcome has been irrevocably determined prior to the scheduled number of Overs being reduced in the relevant match and in such case your bet will be settled in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
Winning Margin We will void your bet in the event that the number of Overs for either team is reduced from the number of Overs scheduled when we accepted your bet.

Test Matches/First Class Matches (including domestic cricket e.g. Sheffield Shield)

  • In the event of a conflict with the General Cricket Rules above, these rules shall apply.
  • We will void your bet if the match is announced as abandoned by the relevant governing association, body or organisation for any reason whatsoever, other than if the outcome of your bet has been irrevocably determined prior to the abandonment of the relevant match and in such case your bet will be settled in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
Bet Type Rule
Century In a Match We will void your bet if an aggregate of 200 Overs have not been bowled in the match, unless the result has already been irrevocably determined prior to such amount of overs having been bowled.
Century In Any First Innings In a Match
  1. We will void your bet if the relevant first innings have not been completed (any declaration will mean that the innings has been completed but any abandonment due to the weather or any other reason will mean that the innings have not been completed), unless the outcome is irrevocably determined prior to the relevant first innings being completed.
  2. If your bet has been irrevocably determined prior to the relevant innings being completed, we will be settle your bet in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
Century In Any Second Innings In a Match We will void your bet if an aggregate of 50 Overs have not been bowled in the match, unless the result has already been irrevocably determined prior to such amount of overs having been bowled.
Century In Either First Innings
  1. We will void your bet if the relevant first innings has not been completed (any declaration will mean that the innings have been completed but any abandonment due to the weather or any other reason will mean that the innings have not been completed), unless the outcome is irrevocably determined prior to the relevant first innings being completed.
  2. If your bet has been irrevocably determined prior to the relevant innings being completed, we will be settle your bet in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
Double Century In a Match We will void your bet if an aggregate of 200 Overs have not been bowled in the match, unless the result has already been irrevocably determined prior to such amount of overs having been bowled.
Double Century In Either First Innings
  1. We will void your bet if the relevant first innings has not been completed (any declaration will mean that the innings have been completed but any abandonment due to the weather or any other reason will mean that the innings have not been completed), unless the outcome is irrevocably determined prior to the relevant first innings being completed.
  2. If your bet has been irrevocably determined prior to the relevant innings being completed, we will be settle your bet in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
Double Century In Any First Innings In a Match
  1. We will void your bet if the relevant first innings have not been completed (any declaration will mean that the innings have been completed but any abandonment due to the weather or any other reason will mean that the innings has not been completed), unless the outcome is irrevocably determined prior to the relevant first innings being completed.
  2. If your bet has been irrevocably determined prior to the relevant innings being completed, we will be settle your bet in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
Double Century In Any Second Innings in a Match We will void your bet if an aggregate of 50 Overs have not been bowled in the match, unless the result has already been irrevocably determined prior to such amount of overs having been bowled.
Double Chance We will void your bet if the match is drawn or tied.
Draw No Bet If the match is drawn, we will void your bet.
Fifty in a Match We will void your bet if an aggregate of 200 Overs have not been bowled in the match, unless the result has already been irrevocably determined prior to such amount of overs having been bowled.
Fifty In Either First Innings
  1. We will void your bet if the relevant first innings have not been completed (any declaration will mean that the innings have been completed but any abandonment due to the weather or any other reason will mean that the innings has not been completed), unless the outcome is irrevocably determined prior to the relevant first innings being completed.
  2. If your bet has been irrevocably determined prior to the relevant innings being completed, we will be settle your bet in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
Fifty In Any First Innings In a Match
  1. We will void your bet if the relevant first innings have not been completed (any declaration will mean that the innings have been completed but any abandonment due to the weather or any other reason will mean that the innings has not been completed), unless the outcome is irrevocably determined prior to the relevant first innings being completed.
  2. If your bet has been irrevocably determined prior to the relevant innings being completed, we will be settle your bet in accordance with the relevant outcome which has been irrevocably determined.
Fifty In Any Second Innings In a Match We will void your bet if an aggregate of 50 Overs have not been bowled in the match, unless the result has already been irrevocably determined prior to such amount of overs having been bowled.
Highest Opening Partnership All offers will only apply to the opening partnership of the relevant first innings.
First Innings Century We will void you bet if at least 50 overs have not been bowled in the relevant first innings, other than if the relevant first innings have been completed (which includes any declaration but which does not include any abandonment due to the weather or for any other reason).
First Innings Lead
  1. For your bet to stand, both teams must be bowled out in their respective first innings or have declared (any abandonment due to the weather or any other reason will mean that the relevant team has not completed its innings).
  2. The Dead Heat Rule (as described in the General 888sport Betting Rules) will apply in the event of a tie in runs.
Match
  1. In the event that both teams have completed their innings twice and have recorded the same amount of runs and you bet on: (i) either team to win, the Dead Heat Rule will apply; or (ii) a draw, you will lose your bet.
Most Points We will settle your bet based on which team has been awarded the most points by the relevant governing body, association or organisation.
Innings Runs
  1. We will void your bet if at least 50 overs have not been bowled in the relevant innings, other than other than if the innings have been played in full (for example, the relevant team is all out or the relevant team has declared prior to the 50 overs having been bowled).
  2. If there is a declaration with respect to the relevant innings, your bet will be determined based on the total of runs scored at the declaration.
Session Runs We will void your bet if at least 20 overs have not been bowled in the relevant session.
Test Match Finish If the match is drawn, we will settle your bet based as Day 5, Session 3 result.
Top Batsman in an Innings We will void your bet if at least 50 overs have not been bowled in the relevant innings, other than if the innings have been played in full (for example, the relevant team is all out or the relevant team has declared prior to the 50 overs having been bowled).
Top Bowler in an Innings We may void your bet if at least 50 overs have not been bowled in the relevant innings, other than if the innings have been played in full (for example, the relevant team is all out or the relevant team has declared prior to the 50 overs having been bowled).
Top Batsman in a Match We will void your bet if at least 50 overs have not been bowled in the match as whole, other than if the innings have been played in full (for example, the relevant team is all out or the relevant team has declared prior to the 50 overs having been bowled).
Top Bowler in a Match We will void your bet if at least 50 overs have not been bowled in the match as a whole, other than if the innings have been played in full (for example, the relevant team is all out or the relevant team has declared prior to the 50 overs having been bowled).

Series and Tournament Betting

  • In the event of a conflict with the General Cricket Rules above, these rules shall apply.
  • If a tournament or series (as applicable) is not completed and the winner(s) is/are determined by the relevant governing body, organisation or association, we will settle your bet in accordance with such determination. The Dead Heat Rule (as described in the General 888sport Betting Rules) may apply with respect to bets made on Head To Head, Top Batsman, Top Bowler Most Fours and Most Sixes.
  • We will void your bet if no winner is declared by the relevant governing body, organisation or association.
  • Placing a bet on Tournament betting will include the Final unless we state otherwise.
Bet Rules
No Draw We will void your bet, if we do not offer you odds for a Series Winner and the Series ends in a draw.
Series Correct Score We will void your bet if the number of games which is scheduled to be played in a Series is changed and does not reflect the number of games specified in the offer.
Top Series/Tournament Runscorer
  1. Dead Heat Rule (as described in the General 888sport Betting Rules) applies in the event of a tie between players.
  2. You will lose your bet if the player you bet on does not participate in the Series or Tournament.
  3. We will void your bet if at least one game has not been completed in the relevant Series or Tournament.
Top Series/Tournament Wicket Taker
  1. Dead Heat Rule (as described in the General 888sport Betting Rules) applies in the event of a tie between players.
  2. You lose your bet if the player you bet on does not participate in the relevant Series or Tournament.
  3. We will void your bet if at least one game has not been completed in the relevant Series or Tournament.
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