A player will have to hit the ball if he/she is snookered (this
is mandatory). If a player misses, it will be called a foul &
miss and the player who has snookered him, can ask the ball/s to
be replaced. There is unlimited Foul & Miss; and will stop once
the losing player is out of the game (needs snookers).
As per the BSAM Guidelines, all the players have to register
with BSAM. More information is available on the BSAM website:
https://www.bsam.in Players not from the Maharashtra State also
have to register.
Rules for walk over:
A person coming 5 mins late will loose one frame.
A person coming 15 mins late will loose the match.
The Bombay Gymkhana Billiard room clock will be the official and
final time keeper
Formal clothing, Collared T-Shirts with jeans & sports shoes is
allowed. Please note that proper dress code needs to be adhered
to by the players. Low waist jeans, torn clothing, round neck
T-shirt’s, trousers displaying undergarments while playing,
chappals, sandals, caps, playing barefoot, shorts, 3/4ths shall
be strictly NOT ALLOWED. Any participant who does NOT adhere to
the permitted dress code will not be allowed to play their
All the draws and the match schedules will be put up on the
website www.bsam.in well in advance. The draws will also be put
up at the Bombay Gymkhana. All participants must check the
website for their schedule match time and date well in advance.
All participants must report for their match 15 minutes before
their scheduled time. No participant will be notified of their
matches. Matches once scheduled will NOT be adjusted.
All participants are requested to maintain decorum in
the club premises. Any participant or their relative failing to
do so will not be permitted to enter the Gymkhana or asked to
leave the Gymkhana.
ALL PARTICIPANTS ARE REQUESTED TO
PLAY IN THE SPIRIT OF THE GAME. STRICT ACTION WILL BE TAKEN
AGAINST THE PARTICIPANT WHO DISRESPECTS HIS OPPONENT OR THE GAME
IN ANY WAY.
The decision of the TOURNAMENT COMMITTEE WILL BE FINAL.