Major League Lacrosse Announces Introduction of Limited Instant Replay for 2013 SeasonSeptember 5, 2012 - Major League Lacrosse (MLL) Press Release
Scope of Replay
Instant replay will be limited in 2013 to scoring plays. Specifically, replay can be used to determine ONLY (1) whether the ball had completely crossed the plane of the goal; (2) whether a goal scored should be counted as a one- or two-point goal; or (3) whether the last player in possession of the ball prior to the shot on goal had stepped in the crease prior to the ball crossing the plane of the goal.
Instant replay will be used via a challenge system by the teams Each team will be provided up to two challenges per game during regulation time If applicable, each team will be provided one challenge during an overtime scenario If a challenge is successful there is no timeout charged, if a challenge is unsuccessful the team is charged with a timeout If a team attempts a challenge without a timeout, they will be given a delay of game penalty and their challenge will not be reviewed.
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