Monday, January 21, 2008
Tri-Universities Rugby Championships 2008 news
Rules for the tournament:
Approximate Duration: 6 weeks
Total number of matches: 6
Each team will play a total of 4 matches
The tournament will play a Home-Away format, where teams play each other twice.
The winner will be determined by the highest number of points earned in the league table.
A win is 3 points
A draw is 1 point
Scoring 4 tries or more is 1 bonus point
Losing within a margin of 7 is 1 bonus point
* In the case where teams are level on points, the teams will compare their goal differences. And should there still be a tie, the team with the higher number of bonus points win.
- Any player shown a red-card will serve an automatic one match ban.
- All schools are to submit a team list with all players in the squad and photocopies of player's matriculation card before their first match. Players must be an official student of their respective school.
- All teams to submit a squad of 22 players before each game.
Lastly, in any issues that's raised to the organizers of Championships, the organizers' decision will be final.
Posted by Ams at 10:30 PM