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BCTA Playing Conditions
- Heat Rule - Matches played in excessive conditions may include one x 60 second drinks break midway during each half at the referee's discretion.
- Dead Ball Areas - During summer season, large witches hats and/or covers may designate the cricket pitch as a dead ball area. Note that it only applies to the zone immediately bounded by the hats/covers, i.e. the dead ball line does NOT extend beyond them.