Cricket Hong Kong announces Women’s Premier League T20- Cricket Hong Kong (CHK) have announced that the Women’s Premier League T20 competition will take place in the months of May and June 2021 at Tin Kwong Road Recreation Ground. The 3-match series will be played between the squads of Jade Jets and the Bauhinia Stars, which were announced on 17th May 2021.
The T20 leg of the WPL follows on from the successful longer-format series earlier this year, where the Jade Jets emerged victorious 2-1 after two 35-over and one 40-over game. The live streams for these matches attracted over 60,000 views from around the world on Facebook and YouTube and gave Hong Kong’s top women cricketers a chance to compete at the highest level possible within the region.
Next week will see the final of the first-ever CHK Women’s U19 Cup acting as the curtain-raiser for the first WPL T20 game. The next two WPL T20 matches are scheduled for June 20th and 27th. The final of the inaugural CHK Women’s U19 Cup will also be played on 19th May as a curtain-raiser for the Premier League T20.
2021 Women’s Premier League T20 Schedule
19th May 2021 – Bauhinia Stars vs Jade Jets @2PM (Local Time)
20th June 2021 – Jade Jets vs Bauhinia Stars @9:30AM (Local Time)
27th June 2021 – Jade Jets vs Bauhinia Stars @9:30AM (Local Time)
2021 Women’s Premier League T20 Squads
Jade Jets: Jasmine Titmuss (Captain), Mariko Hill, Tinaz Kharbari, Rida Halder, Rajvir Kaur, Tammy Chu, Puil To, Keenu Gill, Katy Gibbons, Iqra Sahar, Chan Sau Ha, Betty Chan, Ashley Hung and Lemon Cheung
Bauhinia Stars: Kary Chan (Captain), Connie Wong, Shanzeen Shahzad, Jenefer Davies, Ruchitha Venkatesh, Maryan Bibi, Maheen Haider, Jennifer Alumbro, Jaswinder Kaur, Emma Lai, Dorothea Chan, Amanda Cheung, Alison Siu and Anum Ahmad