After vehement forwards and backwards within the deliberation rooms and a few intense moments of anticipation, the much-awaited Girls’s Premier League (WPL) was ultimately given the nod by the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) as 5 franchises have been introduced for the inaugural season.
Amongst them, the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) managed to amass the Bengaluru crew and that too at a staggering value cash of INR 901 crore.
RCB chairman Prathmesh Mishra said that they stayed away from bidding for groups on the males’s ILT20 and SA20 leagues to deal with the WPL.
“We held again all our investments in abroad groups to personal a crew that aligns with this philosophy and core worth, and it offers us immense pleasure to have marked this accomplishment positively,” mentioned Mishra, after turning into the profitable proprietor of a Bengaluru crew.
Not solely Indian but in addition abroad girls cricketers had been over the moon after the information broke out. Worldwide gamers from England, South Africa and Australia have even proven their curiosity in representing RCB/Bengaluru crew within the upcoming WPL.
Right here’s the entire record of gamers:
1. Alyssa Healy
“I’m within the public sale so we’ll see the place I’ll find yourself. However it is going to be a pleasant contact to go to RCB,” Healy mentioned on the Australia Cricket Awards 2023.
2. Chloe Tryon
“I’ll particular help Bengaluru (RCB). If there’s a girls aspect, I’d like to play in it too,” Tryon instructed Feminine Cricket.
3. Danielle Wyatt
“I help Royal Challengers Bangalore, so RCB can be cool. I’d prefer to play for them,” Wyatt was quoted as saying to cricket.com.
4. Laura Wolvaardt
“My favorite crew is Royal Challengers Bangalore. So it is going to be fairly cool to be a part of that crew,” Wolvaardt instructed Crictracker.
5. Lizelle Lee
“I’ve at all times been an RCB supporter. I’m not choosy, however yeah, simply hoping to get picked up within the draft [auction],” Lee mentioned in an interview with Girls’s Criczone.
6. Sarah Taylor
“Hey I’m maintaining for Royal Challengers Bangalore,” tweeted Taylor.
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