Yes, the rule that has changed this year is 33a - but I think he was asking about 33p.
I guess it's all pretty confusing and it will be interesting to see 33a being applied by umpires at the level I play at."
"It's very simple and has nothing to do with backhands/crossing lines etc etc
if you stop (or slow down to a walk/trot) on the ball when an opponent is 'challenging' you - you may only tap it once at that speed, the next contact you…"
"Thanks Stijn, don't mind paying any respects it was my mistake. I understood it only from reading commentary about how the rule would change the game and how I have experienced it in play. 20-30yards just matches at canter what you probably…"
"Hi Russel. Let me give you what sense I made of it. I think it's like the new backhand rule, trying to speed the game up.
Imagine you're taking the ball on your offside up the pitch. Your mark closes on you on your offside, and will hook…"