BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Sunday stated the Women’s IPL or the Challenger collection, as it’s higher identified, is “very much on”, ending hypothesis concerning the mother or father physique not having a plan for Harmanpreet Kaur and her staff.
The males’s IPL will probably be held between September 19 and November eight or 10 (ultimate date but to be locked in) within the UAE as a result of surge in COVID-19 circumstances in India. The ladies’s IPL can even be slot in to the schedule, in response to the BCCI chief.
“I can confirm to you that the women’s IPL is very much on and we do have a plan in place for the national team also,” Ganguly instructed PTI forward of the IPL Governing Council assembly afterward Sunday.
The BCCI president, who’s awaiting a Supreme Court verdict on waiver of the cooling off interval to proceed within the place, didn’t disclose particulars however one other senior official aware of the event stated that ladies’s Challenger will probably be held over the past section of IPL like final yr.
“The women’s Challenger series is likely to be held between November 1-10 and there could be a camp before that,” the supply stated.
The former India captain additionally stated that the centrally contracted ladies gamers can have a camp which has been delayed as a result of prevailing scenario within the nation.
“We couldn’t have exposed any of our cricketers — be it male or female to health risk. It would have been dangerous,” Ganguly stated.
“The NCA also remained shut because of COVID-19. But we have a plan in place and we will have a camp for women, I can tell you that,” he added.
The BCCI’s cricket operations staff is chalking up a schedule the place Indian ladies are more likely to have two full fledged white-ball collection towards South Africa and the West Indies earlier than enjoying the ODI World Cup in New Zealand.