Women's Social Smash

Women's Social Smash

Whether you're a seasoned veteran, a backyard champion, a cricket mum or new to the game, Women’s Social Smash is a fun program to suit all ages & abilities.

Swing into cricket this summer

Women’s Social Smash is playing cricket made simple. A fun and less-structured game with a focus on social interaction, less emphasis on performance or results.

It’s the kind of game that just wants to see you to join in on the fun! Get fresh air in the lungs, a few extra smile lines, and learn some brand spanking new skills along the way. 

Let your first cricket wicket, be women’s social smash!

Equal participation for all players

A game for women of all ages and abilities

Games completed in 60-90 mins

Uses a soft ball - no padding required

All equipment provided

Team atmosphere

Played for fun, nothing too serious

Scaled field

Make new friends

Mix & mingle post-game

Celebrate at end of the season

Game format

Teams of 8 players

16 x 6 ball overs per innings

16m pitch length

Boundary size is 30m

Soft ball

Playing the game

3 fielders on each side of the pitch, bowler and wicket-keeper

Fielders rotate one position clockwise at the end of each over

Batters bat in pairs for 4 x 6 ball overs (regardless of dismissals)

Overs shall be spread as evenly as possible between all players

Wides and no balls are not re-bowled however the next delivery is a Free Hit

Each time a wicket is taken, the fielding team shall receive 5 bonus runs which are added to their total runs scored

The team with the highest number of runs is the winner after adding runs scored off the bat and bonus runs together