The Indian women cricketers will be back in action as the much-awaited Women’s T20 Challenge 2020 will commence from November 4 at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Three teams – Supernovas, Trailblazers, and Velocity will fight out between each other for the illustrious trophy.
This has been a positive step towards a full-fledged women’s IPL and the cricketers are keenly waiting to get back on the field for the first time since the lockdown amid coronavirus outbreak. Three flagbearers of women cricket in India – Harmanpreet Kaur, Mithali Raj, and Smriti Mandhana will lead the three sides.
Here are the full squads of all three teams in Women’s T20 Challenge 2020:
Supernovas: Harmanpreet Kaur (C), Jemimah Rodrigues (VC), Chamari Atapattu, Priya Punia, Anuja Patil, Radha Yadav, Taniya Bhatia (WK), Shashikala Siriwardene, Poonam Yadav, Shakera Selman, Arundhati Reddy, Pooja Vastrakar, Ayushi Soni, Ayabonga Khaka, Muskan Malik.
Trailblazers: Smriti Mandhana (C), Deepti Sharma (VC), Punam Raut, Richa Ghosh, D. Hemalatha, Nuzhat Parween (WK), Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Harleen Deol, Jhulan Goswami, Simran Dil Bahadur, Salma Khatun, Sophie Ecclestone, Natthakan Chantham, Deandra Dottin, Kashvee Gautam.
Velocity: Mithali Raj (C), Veda Krishnamurthy (VC), Shafali Verma, Sushma Verma (WK), Ekta Bisht, Mansi Joshi, Shikha Pandey, Devika Vaidya, Sushree Dibyadarshini, Manali Dakshini, Leigh Kasperek, Danielle Wyatt, Suné Luus, Jahanara Alam, M. Anagha.
Full Schedule of Women’s T20 Challenge 2020
Supernovas Vs Velocity (Match 1): November 4 at 7:30 PM IST
Velocity Vs Trailblazers (Match 2): November 5 at 3:30 PM IST
Trailblazers Vs Supernovas (Match 3): November 7 at 7:30 PM IST
Final (Match 4): November 9 at 7:30 PM IST
Where to watch?
All the matches will be telecasted live on Star Sports. Cricket enthusiasts can also live stream the match on Hotstar. Three out of the four matches including the finals will be played at 7:30 PM IST. Only the second match of the series is scheduled for 3:30 PM IST.
Sharjah Cricket Stadium will host all the four matches of Women’s T20 Challenge 2020.