A series constst of 30 matches, every fourth match against a new, slightly better, opponent. Whenever you lose a match, you can continue the series from the previous match. So once you get to game 3, you never have to play game 1 again. Unless you specifically choose to start a new series.
The only way to win difficult matches is to have confident batsmen at the crease when the time comes to start the onslaught. Don't be scared to take it easy for a while to build player form.
Always be aware of the form of the bowler you are facing. The higher his form, the harder it will be to get your timing right. In-form bowlers also bowl more accurately and have a shorter timing countdown.
Identify the bowlers you are going to target in your opposition team. Don't be too aggressive against the guys who you know are going to be tough to play.
Whittling down the score by pushing the ball into gaps is crucial. It also builds better form for your batsmen.
It is possible to get the ball past a well protected area of the field. You don't always need to play crazy shots just to take advantage of gaps in the field. A well struck shot can get past a fielder.
It's possible to resurrect a dead innings. Your tail-enders can win you a game. It won't always happen, but hitting your way out of trouble is possible.
Pocket cricket matches are subject to current ICC fielding restriction laws. Mandatory powerplays are in effect from over 1-10 in 50 over matches and overs 1-6 in 20 over matches.
After over 10, you can take the batting powerplay to enforce standard powerplay fielding restrictions. If you have not taken the batting powerplay by over 40, it will automatically be taken.
All Pocket Cricket players have a minimum amount of form they will start a match with. This is called their Class. Your team's Class is displayed in the Your Team tab.
Giving your players custom names will help keep track of who is at the wicket. We highly recommend going to the Your Team tab and editing your player names
Starting a new series type will unfortunately always cancel your current series. If you are playing a 50 over series and would like to start a 20 over series without interrupting your progress, you will need to register a second team.
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