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CWG 2022 India Birmingham: Cricket’s complete line-up announced for Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games CWG22. Cricket has become the first sport to confirm its complete line-up for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced in association with the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF)
Commonwealth Games 2022 Cricket
A women’s cricket tournament will be held at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England, during July and August 2022.
CWG 2022 Cricket Teams
India have been clubbed with Pakistan, Australia and Barbados in Group A in the eight-team T20 cricket tournament. The Edgbaston Cricket Ground will host all games.
Eight teams that also consists of Australia, Barbados, England, India, New Zealand, Pakistan and South Africa.
CWG 2022 Cricket Team & Group
The tournament will be played with two groups in the league stage. Along with Australia and India, Group A also comprises of Barbados and Pakistan. England, New Zealand, South Africa and Sri Lanka will fight for supremacy in Group B.
|Group A||Group B|
|Australia, India, Barbados & Pakistan||England, New Zealand, South Africa and Sri Lanka|
CWG 2022 India: Team Squad
India have a strong 15-member squad with explosive openers Smriti Mandhana and Shafali Verma, followed by captain Harmanpreet Kaur. Check out the complete Indian Women’s squad for CWG 2022.
Harmanpreet Kaur (captain), Smriti Mandhana (vice-captain), Shafali Verma, Sabbhineni Meghana, Taniya Bhatia (wicket-keeper), Yastika Bhatia (wicket-keeper), Deepti Sharma, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Pooja Vastrakar, Meghna Singh, Renuka Thakur, Jemimah Rodrigues, Radha Yadav, Harleen Deol, Sneh Rana
CWG 2022India: Cricket team schedule
|Friday, July 29||India vs Australia||4:30 PM IST||Edgbaston Stadium||Birmingham|
|Sunday, July 31||India vs Pakistan||4:30 PM IST||Edgbaston Stadium||Birmingham|
|Thursday, August 4||India vs Barbados||11:30 PM IST||Edgbaston Stadium||Birmingham|
|Saturday, August 6||First semi||4:30 PM IST||Edgbaston Stadium||Birmingham|
|Saturday, August 6||Second semi||11:30 PM IST||Edgbaston Stadium||Birmingham|
|Sunday, August 7||Bronze medal match||4:30 PM IST||Edgbaston Stadium||Birmingham|
|Sunday, August 7||Final gold medal match||10:30 PM IST||Edgbaston Stadium||Birmingham|
Where to watch Commonwealth Games 2022 cricket live in India?
The women’s T20 cricket matches at the Commonwealth Games 2022 will be telecast live on Sony SIX, Sony TEN 1, Sony TEN 2, Sony TEN 3 and Sony TEN 4 TV channels in India. Live streaming will be on SonyLIV.
Live cricket broadcast is subject to Sony.
- This will only be the second time that cricket is going to be part of the Commonwealth Games.
- The last time was in 1998 in Kuala Lumpur, when the men’s teams battled it out with South Africa winning Gold under Shaun Pollock’s leadership, defeating Steve Waugh’s Australia by four wickets in the final.
- The Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games will be the first major multi-sport event in history to award more medals to women than men.
- Edgbaston Stadium in Birmingham with an elite lineup featuring Sri Lanka, England, Australia, India, Pakistan, South Africa, Barbados and New Zealand.
Congratulations to all the eight outstanding teams who have qualified for the women’s T20 cricket tournament at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Tune in for more updates on www.ipl.ae