Organisers announced Tuesday that the Commonwealth Games (CWG) women’s T20 match will take place at Edgbaston Stadium from July 29 to August 7 in 2022.
The match will make its debut in the quadrennial exhibition next year. The eight-team group game is scheduled for August 4 and the semi-final is scheduled for August 6.
On August 7, the bronze match will be held, followed by the summit clash on the same day.
“With 11 days of swimming and diving, 8 days of cricket, 8 days of gymnastics and 7 days of athletics, including the marathon, the summer of 2022 is set for a spectacular home Games, ” said in the Official Website Statement.
This will be the second time that cricket has appeared in an event after a men’s over 50 event at the 1998 Kuala Lumpur Olympics. 6 teams took first place in the ICC rankings on April 1, and serving as the host board ball’s global management agency announced in November that England will qualify directly for the competition.
The Indian women’s team currently ranks third in the ICC rankings, second only to leaders Australia and England. In 2022, that the Commonwealth Games (CWG) women’s T20 match will take place at Edgbaston Stadium from July 29 to August 7 in 2020. will host 19 sports competitions. Compared to men, women will earn more medals.
“The Birmingham 2022 competition schedule features more medal events for women than men for the first time in Commonwealth Games history, as well as a fully integrated para-sport programme”
It will be interesting to see the Commonwealth games women cricket match on this big stage and having this kind of popularity base at this stage it will be an immense support to carry on with great support.
Indian Team in the commonwealth stage will be great to watch as winning this kind of major tournament will make them more confident towards approaching the cricket fraternity.