Samavesh 2018

Rules & Regulations for the Various Sports Events

The organization of sports competitions has undergone appropriate modifications in order to conduct the events smoothly adhering to the rules and regulations, which govern them. The success of Inter Department sports competitions will depend upon the quality of organization, management and its conduct.

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Sports competitions in the following games are being organized:-
  1. Cricket (Boys)                        
  2. Basketball (Boys)         
  3. Volleyball (Boys/Girls)                    
  4. 7-a side Soccer (Boys)  
  5. Table Tennis (Boys & Girls)
  6. Badminton (Boys & Girls)
  7. Chess (Boys & Girls)
  8. Tug-of-War (Boys & Girls)
  9. Athletics (Boys & Girls)

Note: it is compulsory for each Deptt. to participate in all the events.

  1. Cricket
  2. Volleyball
  3. Table Tennis
  4. Badminton
  5. Chess
  6. Tug-of-War
  7. Athletics

Note: Organizing Committee will have the right to include more sports/events or to delete any of the existing events from the schedule of SAMAVESH and recommendation of HODs.


  • Medals, Certificates & Trophy will be awarded to all the Winners in all the events.
  • Rolling trophy will be awarded to the highest point tally Deptt.


All the Departments are eligible to participate in these competitions either as individual Department or combined group of Departments, as decided by the organizing committee.
Each student is allowed to participate in maximum of 2 events.


All the bonafide students of SRMUH Departments are eligible to participate in the Inter Departmental Sports Meet “SAMAVESH 2018”.


All the matches/competitions will be held as per the rules of the game laid down by the respective National Federations of the game unless the modifications are made by the organizing committee therein. Decision of the technical officials (referee, umpire & judges etc.) will be final and no protest or complaint against their decision(s) will be entertained against their decision(s).
Matches will be played Round Robin format.


Each participating team/individual will carry the following documents / playing kit while going to participate in SAMAVESH events:-

  1. University Identity Card of the Players.
  2. List of players with bonafide studentship certificate from head of the Department concerned. In combined or grouped Departments one of the designated H.O.D/ Sr. Faculty will sign the list of student giving their names, class of study/course for submission to the Organizing Committee.
  3. Playing uniform of the games.


Each team will be accompanied by a Faculty Coordinator  of participating Department who will be fully responsible for submitting the required document(s)  to the Organizing Institute and subsequently for the discipline and conduct of his/her team/individual during the matches/competitions.
Playing Team/Individual must report to the venue half an hour before the scheduled time of their match/event.


Rules of the games and other regulations laid down by the organizing committee of SAMAVESH for students and faculty.

  1. Team will consist of 10 players; a coach & a manager.
  2. Matches will be played as per I.C.C. - T20 Rules unless whenever modified.
  3. 10 overs match with 3 over of Power Play & one drink break (7-10min) after 6 overs. Each bowler will be allowed 3 overs maximum.  Teams are required to finish 10 overs in 1 hour time else the defaulters will play less number of over as per organizing committee decision.
  4. Matches will be played with Leather Ball.
  5. Teams are compulsory to bring their own playing Kit, Balls will be provided by the organizers. Teams must be in white kit.
  6. Result
    • In case of tie results will be declared by Super Over (1 Over match)
    • In case of rain and any unavoidable circumstances, results will be declared either by
      • No. of more runs in power plays
      • Toss
  1. Team will consist of 10 players, a coach & a manager.
  2. Duration – 4 Quarters of 07 minutes each with 2 minutes break in between the quarters and 5 min for Halftime i.e 7-2-7-5-7-2-7.
  3. Matches will be played according to B.F.I. Rules.
  4. Team must be in proper kit with Nos. (04 to 15) printed in front & back of the T-shirt.
  1. Team will consist of 10 players, a coach & a manager.
  2. Set will be of 20 points each and winners will be decided on Best of Three games.
    • A set (except the deciding set) is won by the team which first scores 20 points with a minimum lead of two points. In the case of a 19-19 tie, play is continued until a two-point lead is achieved (21-19; 22-20; …).
  3. Matches will be played with rotation.
  4. Matches will be played as per V.F.I. Rules unless modified in these rules.
  1. Team will consist of 10 players, a coach & a manager.
  2. Matches will be played according to FIFA rules unless modified in these rules.
  3. Teams are allowed unlimited substitutions which may only be made once the ball is out of play.
  4. Games consist of two (2) equal halves of Twenty Five (25) minutes each with a five-minute half time break.
  5. Players are permitted to touch the ball when it is in the goal area (allowed to go inside the ‘D') and no offside rule is in play.
  6. Goals can be scored from anywhere on the field. A shot at goal cannot be taken at the kick off or a kick-in, without another player touching it first.
  7. This competition is social. Any rough play, abusive language, back-chat or challenge to the referees’ authority by word or action will not be tolerated.
  8. Shin Guard compulsory.
  1. Team consists of 2 players.
  2. A match is played best 3 of 5 games (or 4/7 or 5/9). For each game, the first player to reach 11 points wins that game, however a game must be won by at least a two point margin.
  1. Team consists of 2 players.
  2. A match consists of the best of 3 games of 21 points (2 singles & 1 doubles).
  3. When the leading score reaches 11 points, players have a 60 second interval; 2 minute interval between each game is allowed.
  1. Individual Entry, 4 players (2 Boys & 2 Girls) from each Deptt can participate.
  2. If a player touches one of their own pieces they must move that piece as long as it is a legal move. If a player touches an opponent’s piece, they must capture that piece. A player who wishes to touch a piece only to adjust it on the board must first announce the intention, usually by saying “adjust”.
  1. Team consists of 8 Players.
  2. Fouls:-
    • Lowering your elbow below the knee level while pulling the rope is considered to be a foul and is called ‘locking’
    • Touching the ground for a longer period of time is also considered as a foul.

Entry for the athletics event will be call on spot on the day of the event and everyone who is willing to participate can join in any number from any department.

The expected athletics events are
  1. 100 Mtr
  2. 200 Mtr.
  3. 100x4 Mtr. Relay
Competition points will be allocated as follows –
  • Win – 3 points
  • Draw – 2 points each team
  • Loss – 1 point
  • Forfeit – 5 points to winning team, 0 point to team forfeited and all the previous played match point will become 0.
Complete Fixture of the Tournament along with Daily Match Results and point Tally will be updated on our University website