Home Sports Jaipur to host four-team Women's T20 Challenge in IPL Playoffs

Jaipur to host four-team Women’s T20 Challenge in IPL Playoffs

Similar to the 2019 version, Jaipur’s Sawai Mansingh Stadium has been chosen to entertain the extended Women’s T20 Challenge throughout the Playoffs and Final week in IPL 2020 this May.

Though the title of the latest team is still to be announced, a fourth team has been confirmed for the tournament which will expand the number of group games to six, from three last year, to be accompanied by a final.

Started in 2018 as a one-off game between a Harmanpreet Kaur-led Supernovas and Smriti Mandhana-led Trailblazers, the competition saw expansion in 2019 and a third team, led by veteran Mithali Raj, entered the fray. Supernovas have been champions on both occasions, winning both contests off the last ball. The fixtures and teams, including foreign players, are to be announced in due course.

Most Popular

Delhi’s air quality to turn ‘poor’ as stubble burning increases

The System of Air Quality Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR), under the Ministry of Science and Technology, on Thursday flagged an increase in stubble...

BharatPe aims Rs 1,000cr in loan disbursement in rest of FY21

Aiming to disburse loans worth Rs 1,000 crore in the rest of the financial year 2021, merchant payment network BharatPe on Thursday said it...

Punjab lifts night curfew, Sunday lockdown as Covid cases dip

Amid declining Covid cases and deaths, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday ordered a slew of relaxations, including lifting of night curfew and...

Rahul Dev says his latest ‘Raat Baaki Hai’ is an interesting film with tight plot

Actor Rahul Dev says his upcoming digital film, Raat Baaki Hai, is all about thrill, drama and a tight plot. "It's an interesting film with...
FMIM Ad