India’s T20 captain, Harmanpreet Kaur, will play alongside Melbourne Renegades in the upcoming WBBL.© AFP
India’s T20 cricket team captain, Harmanpreet Kaur, is very excited to play in the Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL), which is expected to start on October 14. The Indian captain spoke after the visitors could not complete the tour in Australia at a peak as they suffered a loss by 14 runs in the third and final T20I Sunday at Metricon Stadium in Carrara. Australia won the series by more than 11-5. Speaking after the match, Kaur said: ‘The result was not in our favor, but Pooja Vastrakar did very well throughout the tournament, Richa Ghosh took a lot of responsibility, we can take a lot of positive out of this and we are on the right track way.
“We showed our actions daily, when we get an opportunity, we have to prove ourselves and that’s what we did during this tour. If we thank the support staff for supporting us and whenever we needed it, they were there for us. “
“I’m very excited [on playing the WBBL] and it’s a great opportunity for us to grow as a team. If we can get the matches before an international tournament, it will be very good for us, ‘she added.
The Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL) on Thursday confirmed a revised schedule of 59 matches for the coming season, reinforcing Australian Cricket’s commitment to making cricket the leading sport for women and girls. The regular season of the WBBL | 07 is played at venues in Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania and Western Australia.
The places for the WBBL | 07 final series has yet to be confirmed. Matches are scheduled for November 24, 25 and 27.
Indian captain Harmanpreet Kaur will play alongside Melbourne Renegades in the upcoming Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL).
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