The T20 Women’s Cricket Tournament, comprising of 13 matches, will begin in Lahore on November 26.
In order to incentivise domestic performers, the best player of every match will get Rs.20,000 while the player of the tournament will bag Rs.50,000. The winning team will receive Rs.1 million, while the runner-up will get half a million rupees.
The competition gives athletes a chance to adjust to the T20 format, and will help coaches and the selection committee in choosing squads for the inaugural ICC U19 Women’s World Cup and ICC T20 Women’s World Cup, both of which will be held in South Africa in next year.
The second phase of the tournament will run from December 5 to December 9, while the squads of the four sides will be named in due course. The venue for the final of the tournament scheduled on 9 December will be named at a later date.
All the matches will be played in Lahore.