A game is played between two teams, each of a maximum of 8 players. No team can play with less than 6 players.
The game consists of one batting and bowling innings per team, each innings shall consist of 8 overs (6 balls per over). The run deduction for dismissal is 5 runs, whilst other penalties (misconduct, uniform penalties) shall be 5 runs or multiples of 5 to a maximum of 15 runs per team.
Each player must bowl 1 over (except in the case of player short and shall not bowl them in a consecutive manner (penalty of 5 runs will apply for each over offended). A batting inning is divided into 4 sections of 2 overs each. The batting team bats in pairs with each pair batting the entire 2 overs irrespective of whether they are dismissed or not.