The BCCI is hosting the IPL for women cricketers in the same way as the men’s IPL. However, only three teams are participating in the Women’s IPL. The BCCI has recently announced the schedule for the fourth season of the Women’s T20 Challenge. The tournament will feature Supernovas, Trail Blazers and Velocity teams.
The first match of the tournament, which starts on May 23, will be between the third season finalists, the Trail Blazers vs. Supernovas. Supernovas and Velocity will meet on May 24. Velocity will then face the Trailblazers on May 26. The final will be between the top two teams in the top 2 of these three matches. The team that wins in the final stands as the winner. The final match will be played on May 28. All matches will be played at the MCA Stadium in Pune.
Supernovas: Harman Preet Kaur (captain), Tania Bhatia (vice-captain), Alana King, Ayush Soni, Chandu Wee, Deeandra Duttin, Harleen Deol, Meghna Singh, Monica Patel, Muksan Malik, Pooja Vastrakar, Priya Poonia, Rashi Kanojia, Sophie A, Sune Loose, Manshi Joshi.
Trail Blazers: Smriti Mandhana (captain), Poonam Yadav (vice-captain), Arundhati Reddy, Hayley Mathews, Jemimia Rodriguez, Priyanka Priyadarshini, Rajeshwari Gaikwad, Renuka Singh, Richa Ghosh, S. Meghna, Saika Ishaku, Salma Khaton, Sophia Brown, SB Prabhakar.
Velocity: Deepti Sharma (captain), Sneha Rana (vice-captain), Safali Verma, Ayabanga Kaka, KP Navigire, Kathiran Cross, Kirti James, Laura Wallward, Maya Sonawane, Nattakam Chantam, Radha Yadav, Aarti Kedar, Shivali Shinde, Simran, Simran, Bhatia.