The first edition of the Women’s Premier League is all set to start on March 4, 2023. A set of 5 teams will be playing the maiden edition of the Women’s Premier League (WPL). Gujarat Giants and Mumbai Indians are the teams that will be playing in the maiden edition.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has released the full schedule of the Women’s Premier League. Now the cricket fans are all excited to see their favourite female players on the fields.
From the past few years, the fan following of female cricketers has grown tremendously, and all the credit goes to their hard work and dedication. Every player or every human being is special and beautiful in itself, but here’s the list of the 10 most beautiful players in the Women’s Premier League.
1. Smriti Mandhana
Smriti Mandhana is an Indian cricketer who plays for the Indian women’s national team as a batter. She is among the most followed female cricketers in the whole world. Mandhana will be playing for the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the first edition of the WPL.
Smriti will also be leading the RCB team in WPL 2023, and she is the most expensive player of WPL 2023.
2. Harmanpreet Kaur
Indian cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur is the sole leader of the India Women’s National Cricket Team. She is an all-rounder for the Indian women’s cricket squad, and in 2017 the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports gave her the Arjuna Award for Cricket.
Harmanpreet will be playing for the Mumbai Indians in the first edition of the Women’s Premier League (WPL). She will also be leading the Mumbai Squad.
3. Ashleigh Gardner
Ashleigh Gardner is an Australian cricketer who currently plays for the national women’s team as an all-rounder. A right-handed batter and right-arm off spinner.
Ashleigh Gardner has joined the Gujarat Giants for the first edition of Women’s Premier League (WPL).
4. Beth Mooney
Beth Mooney is an Australian professional cricketer who plays for the national cricket team as a batter in all three formats of the game. Mooney has joined the Gujarat Titans, and she will be the vice captain of the Gujarat Titans for WPL 2023.
5. Ellyse Perry
Ellyse Perry is an Australian sportswoman, and she is known for both soccer and cricket. Perry is the master of both batting and fast bowling. Ellyse Perry will be playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the first edition of the Women’s Premier League (WPL) in 2023.
6. Harleen Kaur Deol
Harleen Kaur Deol is an Indian cricketer. She is an attacking right-handed batter who also occasionally bowls right arm leg spin. Harleen will be playing for the Gujarat Titans in the Women’s Premier League in 2023.
7. Yastika Bhatia
Yastika Bhatia is an Indian cricketer, and she made her debut with the Indian team in the year 2021. For the first edition of the Women’s Premier League (WPL), Bhatia will be playing for the Mumbai Indians as a wicketkeeper and batter.
8. Lauren Bell
Lauren Bell is an English cricketer, and she made her international debut for the England women’s cricket team in June 2022. Lauren plays as a right-handed batter and right-arm fast-medium bowler. Lauren has joined UP Warriorz for the maiden edition of the Women’s Premier League in 2023.
9. Jemimah Rodrigues
Jemimah Rodrigues is an Indian cricketer. She is an all-rounder on the Mumbai women’s cricket team. Jemiah is known for his amazing batting skills and churlish nature. Jemimah Rodrigues is signed by the Delhi Capitals for the Women’s Premier League (WPL).
10. Radha Yadav
Radha Yadav is an all-rounder, and she mostly plays for Mumbai, Baroda, and the West Zone. For the maiden edition of the Women’s Premier League, the Delhi Capitals bought Radha for Rs 40 lakh. Radha made her debut for the Indian Women’s Cricket Team in 2018.
Ans. Smriti Mandhana is the most expensive player of WPL 2023.
Ans. The Women’s Premier League (WPL) 2023 opening ceremony will be held on 4 March 2023.
Ans. The ticket prices are pretty nominal and ranges between Rs. 100 to 400. Also the entry for women is completely free.
Ans. The tickets for Women’s Premeir League can be booked from Bookmyshow.com.