Women IPL 2018 Schedule, Women IPL Teams, IPL Supernovas vs IPL Trailblazers, Supernovas vs Trailblazers, Trailblazers vs Supernovas, IPL Trailblazers vs IPL Supernovas, IPL Trailblazers Playing 11, IPL Supernovas Playing 11
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had been pondering over the practicality of an Indian Premier League-like Women’s T20 cricket challenge. And in the latest development, the BCCI announced that there would be a test-flight event held to check the feasibility of the Women IPL 2018, which would take place on the day and ahead of the Qualifier 1 of IPL 2018, on May 22 at the Wankhede Stadium. The BCCI also announced the two Women IPL teams that would take part in the event, and named India Women cricketers Smriti Mandhana and Harmanpreet Kaur the captains of the teams, IPL Supernovas vs IPL Trailblazers. In this article, we look at the Women IPL 2018 schedule and the analyse the women IPL teams, as the Supernovas vs Trailblazers clash will be one significant step towards the realisation of Women IPL 2018.
Women IPL Teams, IPL Supernovas vs IPL Trailblazers
The match which is being termed as an exhibition match to test out if it would be a practical thing to build towards a Women IPL 2018, the BCCI organised the Women T20 challenge, which would feature some of the best international cricketing stars from Australia, New Zealand and England, as reported by the BCCI.
The main development that boosts the prospects of a Women IPL 2018, is the fact that Indian Women cricketing stars will lead the two teams Trailblazers vs Supernovas – India T20 vice-captain Smriti Mandhana will captain IPL Trailblazers, while the IPL Supernovas captain will be Harmanpreet Kaur, with India ODI captain Mithali Raj also playing under Harmanpreet.
Australia women’s cricket team captain Meg Lanning has recovered from an injury, and will be a part of Harmanpreet Kaur-led IPL Supernovas, in the IPL Supernovas vs IPL Trailblazers clash, informed a BCCI release. Let us now look at the complete Women IPL Teams and Women IPL 2018 Schedule;
Women IPL Teams, Women IPL 2018 Schedule
The Trailblazers vs Supernovas will take place on May 22, which is the day of the Qualifier 1 of the IPL 2018 season. The Trailblazers vs Supernovas clash will start at 2:30 PM IST, at the Wankhede Stadium, before the IPL 2018 Qualifier 1 takes place at 7:00 PM IST at the same venue.
The IPL Supernovas vs IPL Trailblazers clash will feature some of the leading women cricketers of the modern era, both Indian and international. While IPL Trailblazers will consist of players like Jemimah Rodrigues, veteran Jhulan Goswami who has registered over 1000 runs and 200 wickets in ODI cricket and New Zealand cricketer Suzie Bates, the IPL Supernovas have Mithali Raj whose cricketing prowess needs no introduction. Here are the squads who will feature in the Women IPL 2018 – IPL Trailblazers vs IPL Supernovas;
IPL Trailblazers: Alyssa Healy (wk), Smriti Mandhana (capt), Suzie Bates, Deepti Sharma, Beth Mooney, Jemimah Rodrigues, Danielle Hazell, Shikha Pandey, Lea Tahuhu, Jhulan Goswami, Ekta Bisht, Poonam Yadav, Dayalan Hemalatha.
IPL Supernovas: Danielle Wyatt, Mithali Raj, Meg Lanning, Harmanpreet Kaur (capt), Sophie Devine, Ellyse Perry, Veda Krishnamurthy, Mona Meshram, Pooja Vastrakar, Megan Schutt, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Anuja Patil, Taniya Bhatia (wk).
IPL Trailblazers Playing 11, IPL Supernovas Playing 11
Lastly, we shall look at the IPL Trailblazers playing 11 and IPL Supernovas Playing 11. Like the IPL, seven Indians and four overseas players will make the playing eleven.
IPL Trailblazers Playing 11: Alyssa Healy (wk), Smriti Mandhana (capt), Suzie Bates, Deepti Sharma, Beth Mooney, Jemimah Rodrigues, Danielle Hazell, Shikha Pandey, Lea Tahuhu, Jhulan Goswami, Ekta Bisht
IPL Supernovas Playing 11: Danielle Wyatt, Mithali Raj, Meg Lanning, Harmanpreet Kaur (capt), Sophie Devine, Ellyse Perry, Veda Krishnamurthy, Mona Meshram, Pooja Vastrakar, Megan Schutt, Taniya Bhatia (wk)