BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Sunday mentioned the Women’s IPL or the Challenger sequence, as it’s higher identified, is “very much on”, ending hypothesis concerning the father or mother physique not having a plan for Harmanpreet Kaur and her crew.
The males’s IPL will be held between September 19 and November eight or 10 (closing date but to be locked in) in the UAE due to the surge in COVID-19 circumstances in India. The ladies’s IPL will even be match in to the schedule, in accordance 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 in a while Sunday. The BCCI president, who’s awaiting a Supreme Court verdict on waiver of the cooling off interval to proceed in the place, didn’t reveal particulars however one other senior official privy to the event mentioned that girls’s Challenger will be held over the last 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 mentioned. The former India captain additionally mentioned that the centrally contracted ladies gamers may have a camp which has been delayed due to the prevailing scenario in 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 mentioned. “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 possible to have two full fledged white-ball sequence towards South Africa and the West Indies earlier than enjoying the ODI World Cup in New Zealand.