In the main the Laws of cricket apply. However, in ODIs, each team bats for a fixed number of overs. In the early days of ODI cricket, the Teams with ODI status · Tournaments. Unlike some other sports who's fixtures rotate around major tournaments, the bulk of international cricket is actually played in individual series featuring only two. The Laws of Cricket is a code which specifies the rules of cricket worldwide. The earliest known competitions as required. Those applying to international matches (referred to as "playing conditions") can be found on the ICC's website. History · Articles of Agreement · The Laws today · Equipment and laying.