The National Triangular One-Day Cricket Tournament would be organized by Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) that will feature as many as 42 players where the women cricketers would be provided with a chance to showcase their talent in a jam-packed cricket season.
This cricket event would also witness international commitments being made to the participating women teams as they will be seen playing in Bangladesh series in October and November, Asian Cricket Council Emerging Teams Asia Cup for ‘A’ Teams in October, England in December in the 7th round of ICC Women’s Championship and ICC Women’s T-20 World Cup in Australia in February and March next year.
The winner team will pocket PKR 500,000 and the Runner-up team will be collecting a cheque of PKR 250,000. In addition to this, for the first time, each player will be paid PKR 10,000 as match fee, while Kookaburra cricket ball will be used for the event to be played on a double-league basis.
All matches, including the final on 26th September, will be played at Lahore Gymkhana Ground and will start at 09:30 AM.
Squads for the National Triangular One Day Women’s Cricket Championship as selected by the Women’s Selection Committee are stated below:
1. PCB BLASTERS – Rameen Shamim (Captain), Aliya Riaz, Almas Akram, Areeb Shamim, Ayesha Zafar, Hafsa Khalid, Kainat Hafeez, Najiha Alvi, Nashra Sandhu, Umaima Sohail, Noreen Yaqoob, Sidra Amin, Tooba Hasan, Waheeda Akhtar.
2. PCB CHALLENGERS - Bismah Maroof (Captain), Aroob Shah, Diana Baig, Fatima Sana, Hafsa Amjad, Hurraina Sajjad, Iram Javed, Javeria Rauf, Khadija Chishti, Maham Manzoor, Natalia Pervaiz, Saba Nazir, Sadia Iqbal, Sidra Nawaz.
3. PCB DYNAMITES - Nida Dar (Captain), Anam Amin, Ayesha Naseem, Ayesha Naz, Nahida Khan, Fareeha Mehmood, Ghulam Fatima, Javeria Khan, Kainat Imtiaz, Maham Tariq, Muneeba Ali, Sana Mir, Soha Fatima, Subhana Tariq.