Women’s T20 Challenge

Women’s T20 Challenge: Supernovas reign supreme

PUNE: Supernovas defeated Velocity by 4 runs in a nail-biting final of the Women’s T20 Challenge to clinch the tournament for the 3rd time. Here are the highlights of the high-voltage encounter: ‘Dashing’ Dottin: Deandra Dottin was the first woman to crack a T20I century back in 2010 which came off just 38 balls. It […]

Cultural Capital To Cosmopolitan Metropolis: Two Worlds Of Pune

  PUNE: One can sense an air of excitement and the buzz in the city that is hosting a prominent sporting spectacle. The massive billboards, general chatter and excitement to flock to the stadium are eloquent imprimaturs of the buzz. In 2022, Pune hosted 13 Indian Premier League matches and people made a beeline to […]

Women’s T20 Challenge: Female Cricketers Await More Spectators

PUNE: Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune, which is hosting all the matches of the Women’s T20 Challenge tournament, also hosted 13 Indian Premier League encounters this year. The stadium, located on the outskirts of Pune, was inaugurated in 2012 by the then International Cricket Council (ICC) president Sharad Pawar. Since then, it has hosted […]

EXCLUSIVE: I So Love Bowling Dot Balls, Women’s T20 Challenge Is Fun: Sneh Rana

  PUNE: Sneh Rana has established herself as a reliable all-rounder for India. During the recent Women’s 50-over World Cup, she grabbed 10 wickets at an economy rate of just 4.24 and was one of the highest wicket-takers for India. In the match against Pakistan, she thumped a sprightly half-century and snaffled two wickets to […]

Why Shafali Verma Is India’s Pocket-Sized Dynamo

PUNE: On Tuesday, Shafali Verma, playing for Velocity in the Women’s T20 Challenge tournament, waltzed down the track and tonked the left-arm spinner of Supernovas Sophie Ecclestone for a boundary to open her account. Later, she carted Ecclestone for a couple of more boundaries as she scored a sprightly half-century to propel her team to […]