Privacy & Cookies

We do not use any data collection mechanisms that are any different from those used on any other standard website.

Links to Other Sites:

Cricketratings.co.uk provides links to many external websites. Please be aware that when you leave the CricketRatings website you will be going to sites that are beyond our control and standards.

Non-personal Information we record: 

During your visit as you browse through the website or download information, our Google managed systems will automatically record some general information about your visit. 

During your visit, our systems will record:

The type of browser (such as "Safari" or "Internet Explorer version X") that you are using.

The type of operating system that you use (such as IOS, Unix, or Windows).

The date and time you visit our site, and the web pages that you visit on our site.

The address of the previous website you were visiting, if you linked to us from another website.

The Internet domain for your Internet service.

We use Google Analytics to provide us with this information for statistical analysis, to help us make our site more useful to visitors. This system does not record information about individuals.

You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our site – for more information on opting out of being of Google Analytics see links below. 

Cookies:

A cookie is a small piece of information that is sent to your browser when you access a website. (playing a YouTube videos sets a cookie). The use of cookies is an industry standard and they are found at most major websites. There are two kinds of cookies. A session cookie is a line of text that is stored temporarily in your computer's RAM. It is never written to a computer's drive and it is destroyed as soon as you close your browser. A persistent cookie is a more permanent line of text that gets saved by your browser to a file on your hard drive. Depending on your browser settings, you may receive notification that a site is requesting cookie information, possibly with an expiration date. Persistent cookies have a future expiration date. Session cookies have no date associated with them.

On those pages where the application used on our site utilises "cookies" to facilitate your use of our site, they do not collect personal information about you. Tennisratings.co.uk do not, per se, create, set, monitor or install cookies.  Any cookies set as a result of visiting tennisratings.co.uk are by virtue of the applications and resources (mainly Google) that we utilise for the smooth running of the site.

We consider that implied consent on cookies is appropriate for this site in the context of compliance within the rules on cookies.

To protect your privacy, be sure to close your browser completely after you have finished conducting business with any website that uses cookies. If you are concerned about the potential use of information gathered from your computer by cookies, you can set your browser to prompt you before it accepts a cookie. Most Internet browsers have settings that let you identify and/or reject cookies.

For information on handling and deleting cookies, see links below.

Information from e-mail you send to us:

If you decide to send us an e-mail message, the message will usually contain your return e-mail address. If you include personally-identifying information in your e-mail because you want us to address issues specific to your situation, we may use that information in responding to your request.

Voluntary Submission of Information:

On some of our web pages we may provide forms that let you voluntarily submit personal information (such as e-mail address or name). For example, this occurs when you sign up for our subscription service. In those cases, all submitted information is used only for the expressed purposes for which it is intended and is not made available to any third party.

Wise precautions

If cookies or any of this Internet security stuff bothers you, not just for tennisratings.co.uk but for all sites you visit, then we have the following suggestions:

Check out programs such as CCleaner: http://www.piriform.com/

Opt of of Google analytics:  https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Use Google Incognito (Browse in private) mode.  All new cookies are deleted after you close all incognito windows that you've opened.

Ensure you have strong passwords: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Password_strength

Ensure you are comfortable with the level of security enabled/provided by your browser.(Browser settings).


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