FAQ Category: Disciplinary Code of Conduct

Calgary 20/20 Cricket Association is dedicated to providing a safe, ethical and friendly playing environment to all of the players, umpires and volunteers that are participating in the league. All the members of the league are expected to uphold appropriate standards of behavior and to respect the rights and privileges of others.The conduct of the members of Calgary 20/20 Cricket Association is of utmost concern because the conduct negatively impacts the organization’s image. This code of conduct applies to all the members participating in the league. In all instances of a misconduct, where a member of the league is found guilty after following a fair procedure, the sanction imposed will be as shown below:

Unregistered Players

A team captain will be held responsible for allowing any UNREGISTERED player to participate in a game. If guilty, the team captain will be suspended for a period of minimum 2 playing games. Also, a fine of $100.00 will be imposed on the club. Game points will be given to other team. Every suspension is followed by a Probationary period, by default equal to the length of the suspension. The executive may alter the length of the probation. For any second incidence of Misconduct within 12 month period, all suspensions shall double. A third case of Misconduct within the same 12 months results in all suspensions doubling again i.e. 4 times those stated above.

Clean Up

Every team/individual is responsible to clean up their own mess.

Parking Violation

Parking is only permitted in designated areas. ABSOLUTELY NO PARKING in the back alley at south end of the ground. NO PARKING beyond the garbage bin located south end to the ground. You are free to park on the East and North side of the ground along the curb side. Please do not block driveways of residents around the ground. We encourage to use the parking lot right beside the school.

Uniform Violation

Any member of the league that is found guilty of not wearing the uniform provided by the league will not be allowed to participate in the ongoing game. If the league committee is not present during the game, it becomes the responsibility of the team captain to ensure that all its playing members are wearing the correct uniforms. In the event the captain of the team lets the player without proper uniform participate in the ongoing game, the captain of the team will be fined $100.00 for the first offense. The fine amount for every offense reported thereafter shall be doubled.

Drug, Alcohol & Smoking

No players and/or umpires are allowed to consume any Alcoholic beverages, drugs and/or smoke cigarettes on the field during play. Any member of the league found guilty of the above listed offense will be issued a written warning by the league. Furthermore; a fine of $100.00 must be paid by the player found guilty. If the same player is found guilty of committing the same offense the second time, he shall be suspended from the league for a minimum period of 4 weeks and shall pay the league a fine amount of $200.00.

Player Abuse

Violence Offered: In the event any member of any team is found guilty of threatening any member on and off the field, he shall be suspended from the league for a minimum period of 8 weeks. Furthermore; a fine of $100.00 must be paid by the member found guilty and an additional fine amount of $200.00 will be imposed on the captain of the team.

Violence Given: In the event any member of any team is found guilty of physical abuse of any member on and off the field, he shall be suspended from the league for minimum 2 calendar years and the league reserves the rights of filing criminal charges against the concerned party. Furthermore; a fine of $500.00 and/or sanctions against the club will be imposed.

Umpire Abuse

Dissent, Foul Language and/or Inappropriate Conduct: In the event any playing or non-playing member of the league is found guilty if the above, he will be suspended from the league for a period of 2 games. Furthermore; a fine of $100.00 must be paid by the penalized member to the league in order to be eligible to play again. Second offense will lead to a permanent dismissal from league. Persistent or Aggravated Dissent: Under no circumstances can a player argue with the umpire by challenging his decision. If a certain player is found guilty of the above stated offense, he will be suspended for minimum 4 games. Furthermore; a fine of $100.00 must be paid by the penalized member to the league in order to be eligible to play again. Violence Offered: In the event any member of any team is found guilty of threatening the umpire, he shall be suspended from the league for a period of 8 weeks. Furthermore; a fine of $100.00 must be paid by the member found guilty and an additional fine amount of $200.00 will be imposed on the captain of the team. NOTE: If umpire is unfair with his decision towards a particular member or the entire team, then the captain of the team concerned must submit a written complaint to the league and the league will take appropriate actions to resolve the situation.

Code Adherence

Calgary 20/20 Cricket Association is dedicated to providing a safe, ethical and friendly playing environment to all of the players, umpires and volunteers that are participating in the league. All the members of the league are expected to uphold appropriate standards of behavior and to respect the rights and privileges of others.The conduct of the members of Calgary 20/20 Cricket Association is of utmost concern because the conduct negatively impacts the organization’s image. This code of conduct applies to all the members participating in the league. In all instances of a misconduct, where a member of the league is found guilty after following a fair procedure, the sanction imposed will be as shown below.

Cell Phone Usage

No cell (mobile) phones to be used in the Ground during the game by any member whatsoever. Please do so in the official “Lunch Time” or “Drinks Break” announced by the Umpires for both teams, it’ll save all players a lot of quality time an also the momentum of the game will not be lost.