Own report: The IPL event is frozen in the desert city. In the midst of the boys ‘IPL, the girls’ T20 challenge fell on deaf ears. Harmanpreet Kaur, Mitali Raj, Jhulan Goswami, Smriti Mandhanara arrived in the UAE to play the Women’s T20 Challenge.
From Mumbai to Dubai for # WomensT20Challenge
– IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) October 23, 2020
For now, they will be in the six-day compulsory quarantine in the emirate. Following the rules of coronal cricket, pictures of Harmanpreet sitting on a plane after PPE-kit have been tweeted.
Let’s hear it for our girls!
– IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) October 22, 2020
Supernovas, Trailblazers, and Velocity – the captains of the three teams are Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana, and Mitali Raj respectively. Jhulan Goswami of Bengal is in the Trailblazers team led by Smriti Mandhana.
Take a look at the schedule of Women’s T20 Challenge-
November 4: Supernovas vs. Velocity
November 5: Velocity vs. Trailblazers
November 8: Trailblazers vs. Supernovas
November 9: Final match
* Each game will start at 7.30 pm Indian time
Cricketers from England, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, New Zealand, and the West Indies will play in the women’s IPL this time.
This is the first time a Thai cricketer will play in the women’s IPL. Nattahakam Chantam of Thailand became the first cricketer to score a half-century. The four-match tournament will be held in the United Arab Emirates.