Asia Cup: On June 2, the BCCI announced a 14-member squad for the Emerging Women's Asia Cup to be held in Hong Kong from June 12. Not only this, the date of the match between India and Pakistan has also come to the fore.
Emerging Women’s Asia Cup: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) have been witnessing a long-standing dispute over the conduct of the Men’s Asia Cup 2023. Meanwhile, the BCCI has announced a 14-member Indian A team for the Emerging Asia Women’s Asia Cup to be played from June 12 this month. In this tournament, the Indian A team will start its campaign on June 13, while it will face Pakistan on June 17.
Emerging Asia Cup is being organized by the Asian Cricket Council for the first time in the women’s category. Meanwhile, the BCCI has announced the Indian Women’s A team for the Emerging Asia Cup. Most of the players who have won the Under-19 World Cup in the past have got a place in this team as well. Shweta Sehrawat has been made the captain of the team. He did amazing performance with the bat in the World Cup.
Watch the India A women’s team here:
Shweta Sehrawat (Captain), Soumya Tiwari (Vice-Captain), Trisha Gongdi, Muskan Malik, Shreyanka Patil, Kanika Ahuja, Uma Kshetri (wicketkeeper), Mamta Madiwala (wicketkeeper), Titas Sandhu, Yashshree S, Kashvi Gautam, Parshvi Chopra, Mannat Kashyap, B Anusha.
For the first time, the Emerging Asia Cup for women is being organized by the Asian Cricket Council. A total of 8 teams are participating in it. The matches will be played in Hong Kong from June 12 to 21. India and Pakistan women’s team have been placed in the same group. After playing their first match against hosts Hong Kong on June 13, the Indian A team will play against Thailand A team on June 15. After this, India A will play their last league match against Pakistan A women’s team on 17th June.
Final will be played on this day
8 teams will participate in this tournament, which are divided into two groups. There will be four teams in a group. India A, Pakistan A, Hong Kong A and Thailand A will be in Group A while Bangladesh A, Sri Lanka A, Malaysia A and UAE A will be in Group B. The tournament is to start from June 12, while its final match will be played on June 21.