- A BCCI official confirmed the event and stated that the gamers would profit rather a lot from being part of the league that’s being organised by the England and Wales Cricket Board.
ANI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 05, 2021 11:49 AM IST
In what has come as an enormous increase for the ladies cricketers in India, the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) has handed No-Objection Certificates (NOC) to India’s T20I skipper Harmanpreet Kaur, deputy Smriti Mandhana, Jemimah Rodrigues and Deepti Sharma to take part within the inaugural version of The Hundred.
A BCCI official confirmed the event and stated that the gamers would profit rather a lot from being part of the league that’s being organised by the England and Wales Cricket Board.
“We’ve got given NOC to 4 gamers and they’re Harmanpreet, Smriti, Jemimah and Deepti. It ought to be expertise for these gamers to go and be a part of this new league,” the official instructed ANI.
The Hundred, which is an ECB brainchild, will function eight groups taking up one another. The primary match within the competitors will probably be performed between the ladies’s groups of Oval Invincibles and Manchester Originals on July 21. With the BCCI granting NOCs, the keep of the Indian girls gamers will probably be prolonged within the UK because the group is ready to play one Take a look at, three ODIs, and as many T20Is in June-July this yr.
Harmanpreet, Smriti, Jemimah and Deepti had been the Indian gamers who had performed within the now-defunct Kia Tremendous League (KSL), ECB’s home T20 event. Throughout South Africa’s tour of India, Smriti had stated that BCCI and ECB are in contact relating to NOCs for The Hundred.
The inaugural season of The Hundred was set to be performed final yr, but it surely acquired postponed as a result of Covid-19 pandemic. The Hundred is a 100-ball cricket competitors that can see distinguished gamers (each women and men) that includes within the event later this yr within the English summer season.