Cricket, hereto regarded as a gentlemen’s video game can not be called as in the future as the charming girls have actually made enough invasions to guarantee that the Female’s International Cricket Council formally incorporated to come under the umbrella of the Cricket’s governing body– the ICC.
This was formally announced at the conclusion of the 8th Female’s World Cup event held in South Africa, by the Head of state of the ICC Ehsan Mani. Mani announced that the International Female’s Cricket Council had actually combined with the ICC to help drive the development of the sporting activity amongst Ladies too. For over 2 years the Female’s International Cricket Council and the ICC have actually been reviewing this problem. The integration of women’s cricket is was officially recognised by the ICC at the Yearly Seminar in June this year, with the first formal ICC Ladies’s Cricket Board meeting likewise held at the same time.
The ICC Female’s Cricket board is headed by Betty Timmer, a former Vice Chairman of the International Female’s Cricket Association. She will certainly make referrals to the ICC on the development of Female’s Cricket worldwide. ICC Head of state Mani conveyed his sincere thanks to the outward bound IWCC Head of state Christine Brierley and the lots of specialized volunteers that have actually sustained the development of the women’s video game for many years.
In Asia, India is the first South Oriental country to take part in Female’s International cricket. Ladies have actually been playing big league cricket in India considering that 1973. One more South Oriental Nation Sri Lanka formally formed its Female’s Cricket Association in 1996. The Sri Lanka Female Crickets took wing to India to take part in the Female’s World Cup held in India. In a similar way Pakistan and Bangladesh are the various other 2 South Oriental nations to develop Female’s Cricket Associations. By now, all these four South Oriental countries have actually participated in International Female’s World Cup matches. It is likewise appealing to note that the World cup last in between Australia and England held at the Eden Gardens, Calcutta in India in 1997 drew a group in excess of 80,000 spectators. This augurs well for the Ladies cricketers as this will certainly cue the funding business to come forward.
Air India and the Indian Railways have actually sustained Female’s cricket in India in a huge way. Air India has, possibly, the finest women’s cricket team in the country. Besides the Nationals, the various other major women’s competitions in India are the Rani Jhansi trophy and the Indira Priyadarshini trophy.
However, we are yet to see specific Member nations consist of Ladies cricketers in their governing bodies. Concerns have actually been increased whether this will certainly ever occur considering the stiff guidelines that are dominating in the majority of these governing bodies in different nations.