Format

proposed format

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For the Inaugural year of 2021, total of 9 teams will participate and play for the prize money up to $20,000, with $15,000 for the Champions and $5,000 for the runner up. 

After ALL the Round robin games (#3) (excluding the Play-offs), based on the NRR ranking, top 7 teams will be secured to play for 2022 Season onwards at the turf wicket. Bottom 2 franchises may be considered or any new franchise be included, based on the ground availability, but only Top 7 are confirmed to be moving up to play for 2022 BCSL season. 

Total of 9 teams split into 3 groups with 3 teams each -  

Group A1, A2, A3 

Group B1, B2, B3 

Group C1, C2, C3 

Round #1 - Super League Round (EACH TEAM GETS 2 GAMES EACH) 

1] A1 VS A22] B1 VS B23] C1 VS C24] A2 VS A35] B2 VS B36] C2 VS C37] A1 VS A38] B1 VS B39] C1 VS C3

1] A1 VS A2

2] B1 VS B2

3] C1 VS C2

4] A2 VS A3

5] B2 VS B3

6] C2 VS C3

7] A1 VS A3

8] B1 VS B3

9] C1 VS C3

  

After Round #1 - Super League games, we will get Top 3 rankings from EACH group. 

1A, 2A, 3A, 1B, 2B, 3B, 1C, 2C, 3C 


Round #2 - Super Division Round (EACH TEAM GETS 2 GAMES EACH) 

10] 1A VS 3B 

11] 1A VS 3C 

12] 2A VS 2B 

13] 2A VS 2C 

14] 3A VS 1B 

15] 3A VS 1C 

16] 1B VS 3C 

17] 1C VS 3B 

18] 2B VS 2C  

After Round #2 - Super Division Round, we will get 1 to 9 positions based on POINTS & NRR after 4 games of ALL the teams played each. 


Round #3 - Semi-Knock Out stage 

Top Team after Round #2 (based on Points & NRR ranking) will move automatically to Play-offs Semifinals. 

Between Team 2 - 9, 

19] NRR 2 vs NRR 9 

20] NRR 3 vs NRR 8 

21] NRR 4 vs NRR 7 

22] NRR 5 vs NRR 6 

After 5 games for the Team #2 - #9, Points & NRR of all the Round Robin games (#1, #2 & #3) will be calculated. 

Team finishing 1,2,3 from 8 teams from Round #3 - Semi Knock Out stage will move to Semi Finals.   


Round #4 - Semi Finals (Knock Out)  

23] SF 1 vs SF 4 

24] SF 2 vs SF 3  


Round #5 - Super Finals 

25] F1 vs F2 

games schedule

Game ##1 Round - Super LeagueDate
1A1 VS A2Monday, 12 July 2021
2B1 VS B2Tuesday, 13 July 2021
3C1 VS C2Wednesday, 14 July 2021
4A2 VS A3Thursday, 15 July 2021
5B2 VS B3Tuesday, 20 July 2021
6C2 VS C3Wednesday, 21 July 2021
7A1 VS A3Thursday, 22 July 2021
8B1 VS B3Tuesday, 27 July 2021
9C1 VS C3Wednesday, 28 July 2021
#2 Round - Super Division
101A VS 3BThursday, 5 August 2021
111A VS 3CMonday, 9 August 2021
122A VS 2BTuesday, 10 August 2021
132A VS 2CWednesday, 11 August 2021
143A VS 1BThursday, 12 August 2021
153A VS 1CMonday, 16 August 2021
161B VS 3CTuesday, 17 August 2021
171C VS 3BWednesday, 18 August 2021
182B VS 2CThursday, 19 August 2021
#3 - Semi-Knock Out
19NRR 2 vs NRR 9Monday, 23 August 2021
20NRR 3 vs NRR 8Tuesday, 24 August 2021
21NRR 4 vs NRR 7Wednesday, 25 August 2021
22NRR 5 vs NRR 6Thursday, 26 August 2021
#4 - Semi Finals
23SF 1 vs SF 4Monday, 30 August 2021
24SF 2 vs SF 3Tuesday, 31 August 2021
#5 - Super Finals
25F1 vs F2Thursday, 2 September 2021
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