Sheffield Shield Points table
21.1 Match Points
i. For an outright win 6
ii. For a tie where both teams have completed two innings 3
iii. For a loss 0
iv. Abandoned or drawn matches (irrespective of how many innings have been completed) 1 Each
v. Abandoned match due to inadequate pitch and/or ground preparation (see clause 7.2)
21.2 Bonus Points
The following Bonus Points shall apply in addition to any Match Points. Bonus Points will be calculated using the statistics from the first 100 overs of each sides first innings in the match.
i. Bonus Batting Points a. A batting side shall receive 0.01 points for every run they score over 200 runs in its innings.
For example, if a team scores 201 they will receive 0.01 Batting Bonus Points
ii. Bonus Bowling Points a. A fielding side shall receive 0.5 points for taking each of the 5th, 7th and 9th wickets in its innings.
For example, if a team takes 9 or 10 wickets they will receive 1.5 Bonus Bowling Points
i. Bonus Points are received by a side irrespective of whether they win, lose, tie, draw or the match is abandoned
ii. Bonus Batting Points are unlimited and apply to all runs scored in excess of 200 within the first 100 overs of the innings
iii. The maximum Bowling Bonus Points available is 1.5 within the first 100 overs of the innings