The Indian Women’s cricket team is set to face off against England Women in the first T20I of a three-match series at the iconic Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
The match will commence at 7:00 PM IST, with fans eagerly anticipating a thrilling encounter under the lights. India, led by captain Harmanpreet Kaur and her deputy Smriti Mandhana, will look to make a strong statement early in the series.
The squad features talented players like Jemimah Rodrigues and Shafali Verma, who are expected to play pivotal roles. With both Yastika Bhatia and Richa Ghosh included as wicketkeeper-batters, India’s lineup boasts depth and firepower.
Newcomers Saika Ishaque and Shreyanka Patil, fresh from their impressive performances in the Women’s Premier League, have also earned their maiden call-ups, adding an element of excitement to the mix.
As the teams gear up for this clash, India will be keen to improve their recent record against England, having lost three of their last five T20I encounters.
India Women: Harmanpreet Kaur (captain), Smriti Mandhana (vice-captain), Jemimah Rodrigues, Shafali Verma, Deepti Sharma, Yastika Bhatia (wicket-keeper), Richa Ghosh (wicket-keeper), Amanjot Kaur, Shreyanka Patil, Mannat Kashyap, Saika Ishaque, Renuka Singh Thakur, Titas Sadhu, Pooja Vastrakar, Kanika Ahuja, Minnu Mani.
England Women: Danielle Wyatt, Alice Capsey, Sophie Ecclestone, Natalie Sciver-Brunt, Heather Knight (captain), Charlie Dean, Sophia Dunkley, Mahika Gaur, Bess Heath, Amy Ellen Jones, Lauren Bell, Freya Kemp, Sarah Glenn, Danielle Gibson, Maia Bouchier.
When will the 1st women’s T20I match between India and England be played?
The first women’s T20I match between India and England will be played on Wednesday, December 6 at 7:00 pm IST.
Where will the 1st women’s T20I match between India and England be played?
The first women’s T20I match between India and England will be played at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
Where to watch the 1st women’s T20I match between India and England live in India?
The first women’s T20I match between India and England will be telecast on the Sports18 Network in India.
Where to live-stream the 1st women’s T20I match between India and England?
Livestreaming of the match will be available on Jio Cinema and the FanCode app and website in India.