Three exhibition games featuring women will be played in Rawalpindi as part of the eighth season of the Pakistan Super League (PSL).
The competitions, which are scheduled for March 8, 10, and 11, will include female cricketers from all over the world.
Ten international athletes have been confirmed for the exhibition games, including Laura Delany of Ireland, Lauren Winfield-Hill, Maia Bouchier, Tammy Beaumont of England, Tess Flintoff of Australia, Chamari Athapaththu of Sri Lanka, Jahanara Alam of Bangladesh, Laura Wolvaardt of South Africa, and Lea Tahuhu of New Zealand.
Star players from the Pakistan women’s squad, Bismah Maroof and Nida Dar, will captain the teams, Amazons and Super Women, respectively.
In a video message that was distributed by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), the international players expressed their excitement regarding the event. They are excited to play in front of the Pindi crowd and to support Pakistani women’s cricket.
🗣️ The foreign stars can't wait to visit Rawalpindi and take part in the Women's League exhibition matches 🤩#LevelPlayingField pic.twitter.com/Zgbv9HwJoI
— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) March 4, 2023
Additionally, the players expressed their eagerness to learn about Pakistan’s diverse cities and culture.
“I am thrilled to be attending the women’s exhibition matches of the PSL 8 in Pakistan. I am eager to meet the Pindi crowd. “Let’s support cricket,” Laura Wolvaardt of South Africa stated.
Jahanara Alam of Bangladesh feels the same way about having the chance to participate in exhibition games.
“I’m incredibly excited to travel back to Pakistan for another cricket assignment. Fill up Pindi Stadium! “She spoke.
Laura Delany of Ireland and Danni Wyatt of England are excited to be competing in this competition and are looking forward to performing in front of the Pindi crowd.
Chamari Athapaththu of Sri Lanka is eager to take part in the next exhibition games for women. “I can’t wait to discover more of stunning Pakistan’s cities. assist women’s cricket, “She declared.