The Women’s Premier League (WPL) is all set to make its debut with a high-octane opening clash between Gujarat Giants and Mumbai Indians on March 4 at the DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai. The WPL is a much-awaited addition to the Indian cricketing calendar and is expected to revolutionize women’s cricket in the country.
The league’s first season will feature a total of 20 league matches and 2 Playoff games that will be played over a span of 23 days. The organizers have planned 4 doubleheaders with the first match scheduled to commence at 3:30 PM IST. All evening matches will commence at 7:30 PM IST, making it a perfect time for fans to enjoy the action after a long day at work.
The Eliminator is slated to be played at the DY Patil Stadium on March 24, while the Final will be played at the iconic Brabourne Stadium on March 26. The venues have been carefully chosen to provide the players with world-class facilities and the fans with a memorable cricketing experience.
The WPL is a significant step towards promoting women’s cricket in India and is expected to inspire a new generation of cricketers to take up the sport. The league has attracted some of the biggest names in women’s cricket from across the globe, which is a testament to its popularity and potential.
The organizers have left no stone unturned in ensuring that the league is a grand success. From state-of-the-art facilities to top-notch broadcasting, the WPL promises to provide an unparalleled experience to its fans. With its unique format and high-quality cricket, the league is expected to be a game-changer for women’s cricket in India and around the world.
Here is the full schedule of the Women’s Premier League 2023 (ALL TIMES ARE IN IST):