About The Competition

About Hyundai CricJockey

  • Hyundai Crickjockey is a contest for all the ardent fans of cricket to exhibit their commentary skills in vocal or written form and get an opportunity to become the Hyundai CricJockey Champion of the country. This is a challenge which tests the mix of your cricketing passion, your creativity as well as your speaking/writing skills

  • Through this highly competitive and rigorous format where every round is judged by our elite panel of judges from ESPNcricinfo and former cricketers, we select the best of the best to be a part of ESPNcricinfo Matchday program and also publish her/his own blog on www.espncricinfo.com

What are various rounds and rewards in the contest?

  • Round 1 : Submission Round

    • In this round users are to submit their commentaries through online medium or by giving missed call.

    • The entry can be in written or/and audio/video format.

    • A user can submit maximum of 3 entries per video clip in written format, 3 entries per video clip in audio/video format and a total of 3 entries through IVRS call over phone by giving a missed call.

  • Round 2 : ESPNcricinfo Editorial Challenge

    • Top 8 from Submission Round make through to the ESPNcricinfo Editorial Challenge Round

    • In this round, the contestants will be made to record analytical segments of a cricket match in ESPNcricinfo studio

    • A panel of judges will review and analyze the recorded segments and rate them based on predefined parameters

  • Round 3 : ESPNcricinfo Matchday Challenge (Finale)

    • Top 3 from the Editorial Challenge Round make it to the Finale i.e. ESPNcricinfo Matchday Challenge

    • In this round, the contestants perform a pre-match and/or post-match analysis of the India–New Zealand ODI.

    • A panel of judges will review and analyze the recorded segments and rate them based on predefined parameters

  • Round 4 : CricJockey Champion Award

    • The CricJockey Champion gets to do one of the segments of the ESPNcricinfo Matchday show alongside the elite former cricketers and experts.

    • The Champion gets an opportunity to publish her/his cricket blog on www.espncricinfo.com