A big news from the center for the development of women’s cricket has came up. Meanwhile, the women’s T20 cricket has been included in 2022 Commonwealth Games. The sport is making come back in Commonwealth games after a long 24-years absence. However, now, International Cricket Council (ICC) and Commonwealth games has officially approved the inclusion of the game.
Meanwhile, two more games has also included to the Birmingham Commonwealth Games 2022. Beach Volleyball and Para Table-Tennis will be two other sports than women’s T20 cricket.
Tournament Format For Commonwealth Games
Birmingham Commonwealth games will take place between 27th July 2022 to 7th August 2022. And Women’s T20 Cricket will be a short tournament in which eight teams fight with each other. The matches has been scheduled at Edgbaston.
Women’s cricket will definitely going to rise with decision and it will be good opportunity for the Players as well. International Cricket Council has also hoped that this decision will strengthen the level of women’s cricket.
Did You Know? “South Africa Men’s Team Clinched The Gold Medal In 1998 Commonwealth Games”
Before the exclusion of women’s T20 cricket in 2022 Commonwealth Games, it was the only inclusion back in 1998 Commonwealth Games. In the 1998 CW Games the game has played of 50 overs in Malaysia. And South Africa clinched the Gold Medal in 1998 Commonwealth Games. However, this is the only title so far that South Africa has won. And Sliver and Bronze medal has won by Australia and New Zealand respectively.