August 27: The SKYEXCH 6IXTY will offer big cash giveaways with every match as the new cricket format kicks off with a bang in St. Kitts and Nevis from August 24-28. The tournament’s title sponsor, SKYEXCH, will give away $500 cash in every match at 6IXTY. With up to four matches per […]
August 27: The SKYEXCH 6IXTY will be offering big cash giveaways with every game as the new cricket format kicks off with a bang in St. Kitts and Nevis from August 24-28.
The tournament’s title sponsor, SKYEXCH, will give away $500 cash in every match at 6IXTY. With up to four matches per day, that means there will be up to $2,000 per day on offer for lucky fans.
Prizes will be awarded to the fan who best manages to capture the attention of television cameras and the big screen in the stadium during the CASH DROP period. With matchday tickets starting at just US$5, fans can expect world-class cricket at an affordable price and the chance to go home with a big cash prize.
Pete Russell, CEO of SKYEXCH 6IXTY, said: “It’s a fantastic way to bring fans closer to the action and reward our amazing supporters for their continued support of cricket in the region. Nearly US$10,000 will be given away over the five days of the tournament, and we want to thank SKYEXCH for their generosity and commitment to getting fans in on the action.
The tickets for the SKYEXCH 6IXTY is on sale now at 6ixtycricket.com, with the Warner Park box office opening August 17.
Fans can expect the following at 6IXTY:
Each batting team has six wickets – on the fall of the sixth wicket they are all out
Each batting team has two PowerPlay overs. They can unlock the third PowerPlay by hitting two sixes in the first 12 balls. This extra PowerPlay over can be taken anytime between overs 3-9
There will be 30 balls played from one end before the action switches to the other end for the last 30 balls
The 30 balls will be delivered in 5 separate overs, with no bowler allowed to bowl more than 2 overs for the innings.
If the teams do not play their overs in the allotted time, a member of their team is removed from the field for the last six balls
Fans will vote for when a ‘Mystery Fan Ball’ where a batter cannot be returned by the bowler
THE 6IXTY is a 60-ball cricket tournament featuring men’s and women’s teams. The first event will take place from August 24-28. This fast-paced and innovative format, known as Cricket’s Power Game, will see the world’s best cricketers entertain fans around the world. THE 6IXTY is a joint venture between Cricket West Indies and the Caribbean Premier League. For more information, visit www.6ixtycricket.com
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