Ending weeks of hypothesis referring to the scheme in which forward for women’s Indian Premier League (IPL), the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Sourav Ganguly on Sunday, August 2, stated that the women’s IPL or the T20 challenger series is ‘very powerful on’.
“I will verify to you that the women’s IPL is amazingly powerful on and we perform possess a notion in scheme for the national crew additionally,” Ganguly urged PTI.
The BCCI President was talking to the media sooner than the IPL Governing Council assembly later in the day.
While the final dates are yet to be mounted, the boys’s IPL will most seemingly be held between September 19 and November 8 or 10 in the UAE because of the the upward thrust in COVID-19 instances in India.
“Girls’s IPL will no doubt happen and women’s cricket is as powerful a precedence for the BCCI. We can add a crew and safe it with 4 groups,” Ganguly urged India As of late.
“This is in a position to seemingly perhaps be played between 1-10 November. The muse is to possess a full fledged occasion down the line as soon as things make stronger. We can additionally perform a camp for the women players and guarantee they’re effectively prepared for the occasion,” the BCCI President added.
He added that the centrally shriveled women players will possess a camp, which has been delayed because of the the COVID-19 crisis.
“We couldn’t possess exposed any of our cricketers — be it male or female to health likelihood. It will per chance seemingly perhaps possess been awful,” he stated.
Ganguly’s surprise announcement was welcomed by high Indian cricketers and fans alike.
“Right here is ideal news . Our ODI World Cup campaign to finally kick delivery . An infinite thank you to @SGanguly99 @BCCI @JayShah and thank you @BoriaMajumdar on your make stronger to girls’s cricket,” tweeted Indian cricketer Mithali Raj.
Right here is ideal news . Our ODI World Cup campaign to finally kick delivery . An infinite thank you to @SGanguly99 @BCCI @JayShah and thank you @BoriaMajumdar on your make stronger to girls’s cricket . https://t.co/JpJSMGapzV
— Mithali Raj (@M_Raj03) August 2, 2020
Within the intervening time, Jhulan Goswami stated, “Chuffed to take grasp of that @BCCI & Dada possess taken such fundamental choices for the construction & upliftment of girls’s cricket. Can now not wait to safe aid on the sphere. Particular thanks to @BoriaMajumdar da from my facet.”
Chuffed to take grasp of that @BCCI & Dada possess taken such fundamental choices for the construction & upliftment of girls’s cricket. Can now not wait to safe aid on the sphere. ?? @SGanguly99 @BCCIWomen @mandhana_smriti @ImHarmanpreet @M_Raj03 @IPL
— Jhulan Goswami (@JhulanG10) August 2, 2020
Since the T20 World Cup closing in March, the Indian women’s cricket crew has now not played any fits. With the proposed tour of England for a tri-series additionally getting cancelled, Ganguly’s most modern announcement eased considerations concerning the crew’s sport-time sooner than the ODI World Cup in February-March next year.