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Another awesome development for women's cricket': Ellyse Perry

UNI India-English 2018-05-16 17:13:25
Mumbai, May 16 (UNI) Plans for the Women's T20 Challenge before the IPL 2018 Qualifier 1 on May 22 has led to much excitement.

The announcement from the Board of Control for Cricket in India that an exhibition Women’s T20 Challenge match would be played before Qualifier 1 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 has led to much excitement.

International stars including Suzie Bates, Ellyse Perry and Danni Wyatt have been named to feature in the game at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium on May 22.
India’s T20 captain and vice-captain, Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana respectively, are set to lead the two teams.

"The opportunity to play ahead of the men's IPL match, it was hard to turn that down," said New Zealand's Sophie Devine, who will be a part of the match.