BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Sunday mentioned the Women’s IPL or the Challenger collection, as it’s higher identified, is “very much on”, ending hypothesis in regards to the mum or dad physique not having a plan for Harmanpreet Kaur and her crew.
The males’s IPL might be held between September 19 and November eight or 10 (closing date but to be locked in) within the UAE as a result of surge in COVID-19 instances in India. The ladies’s IPL may even be slot in to the schedule, in keeping with the BCCI chief.
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“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,” Mr. 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 mentioned that girls’s Challenger might be held over the past section of IPL like final 12 months.
“The women’s Challenger series is likely to be held between November 1-10 and there could be a camp before that,” a supply mentioned.
The former India captain additionally mentioned that the centrally contracted ladies gamers could have a camp which has been delayed as a result of prevailing state of affairs 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,” Mr. Ganguly mentioned.
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“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 crew is chalking up a schedule the place Indian ladies are prone 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.