Gloucestershire ACO in conjunction with the Gloucestershire Cricket Board are pleased to offer a series of scoring webinars, covering a variety of scoring skills, in preparation for the 2021 season.
The scoring sessions are designed to support everyone, so regardless of whether you are completely new to scoring or an existing scorer, there will be something for you.
- PAIRS SCOREALONG (ON PAPER SCORESHEET)
- GETTING STARTED WITH PLAY CRICKET SCORER PROFESSIONAL
- DUCKWORTH LEWIS STERN IN PLAY CRICKET SCORER PROFESSIONAL
- GETTING STARTED WITH THE PLAY CRICKET SCORER APP
- USING THE DUCKWORTH LEWIS CALCULATOR IN THE PLAY CRICKET SCORER APP
To book on any of these webinars, please use the registration buttons provided for each course.
1. PAIRS SCOREALONG (on paper scoresheet)
10th March 2021 – 7 pm to 9 pm
Pairs Cricket is usually played by junior players to an adapted version of the MCC Laws of Cricket, which gives the young players the best possible chance to participate in all parts of the game.
There is no standard set of regulations for Pairs Cricket, but we will be using a format of 8-a-side, 16 overs per innings, pairs shall bat for 4 overs, starting at 200 runs and losing 5 runs per wicket. Full regulations will be explained on the day.
We will be scoring from a match narrative, using an adapted Box style scoresheet that you can download and print at home. The match narrative will be presented on screen, as we all score along at the same pace.
2. GETTING STARTED WITH PLAY CRICKET SCORER PROFESSIONAL
16th March 2021 – 7 pm to 9 pm
Play Cricket Scorer Professional (PCS Pro) is scoring software used in both the professional and recreational game on Microsoft Windows ® based laptops and can be downloaded free-of-charge from PCS Pro download.
This Getting Started with PCS Pro session will walk you through the basics of starting and scoring a match with the software. Download the software and follow along or just watch the demonstration of:
- Downloading a Play-Cricket fixture
- Match setup
- Play states
- Recording the toss
- Scoring options
- Basic scoring
- The wagon wheel
- Recording wickets
- Bowling changes
- Penalty runs
- Basic editing
- The scorecard and teamsheets
3. DUCKWORTH LEWIS STERN IN PLAY CRICKET SCORER PROFESSIONAL
17th March 2021 – 7 pm to 9 pm
In this webinar, the use of Duckworth Lewis Stern while scoring with Play Cricket Scorer Professional will be demonstrated.
Play Cricket Scorer Professional (PCS Pro) can be downloaded free-of-charge from PCS Pro download, so that you can follow along with the demonstration on your own computer but we won’t be learning how to score with PCS Pro in this session, so if you are new to PCS Pro, you might like to attend the Getting Started Session with PCS Pro session on the 16th March in preparation for this one.
In this webinar we will be starting with a match that is already in progress, which will be available to download and import for anyone scoring along at home.
4. GETTING STARTED WITH THE PLAY CRICKET SCORER APP
23rd March 2021 – 7 pm to 9 pm
Play Cricket Scorer (PCS) is a scoring app available to download free of charge on smartphones and tablets.
This webinar will cover:
- Downloading a fixture from Play-Cricket.
- Setting up a match from scratch.
- Scoring preferences.
- Match setup
- Scoring and editing basics
Download Play Cricket Scorer to your smartphone or tablet (Android or iOS) from your usual app store to follow along at home.
5. USING THE DUCKWORTH LEWIS CALCULATOR IN THE PLAY CRICKET SCORER APP
30th March 2021 – 7 pm to 9 pm
The Play Cricket Scorer app has a DL Standard Calculator embedded in it, which is available as a standalone function and as an accessible feature while scoring.
Join this webinar for a demonstration of how to use the calculator as a separate function and while scoring.
Download Play Cricket Scorer to your smartphone or tablet (Android or iOS from your usual app store to follow along at home.
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