ACC Women’s T20 Championship 2022 starts 17th June 2022 in Malaysia

This year will see the return of the ACC Women’s T20 Championship after a hiatus of over nine years. And, Malaysian Cricket Association will play host to the Championship that commences on 17 June 2022, with the finals scheduled to be held on 25 June 2022.

 

ACC Women’s T20 Championship 2022 starts 17th June 2022 in Malaysia
ACC Women’s T20 Championship 2022 starts 17th June 2022 in Malaysia

 

Ten nations will be vying to win the qualifying round of this tournament that will take them to the ACC Women’s T20 Asia Cup. The matches will be played at Kinrara Oval and YSD UKM Oval.

The participating countries are UAE, Malaysia, Oman, Qatar, Nepal, Hong Kong, Kuwait, Bahrain, Singapore and Bhutan. 

Teams will be divided into two groups and shall play a single round-robin lending the top two teams from each group to qualify for the semi-finals followed by the finals.

Mr. Jay Shah President of the Asian Cricket Council is elated to see the return of the ACC Women’s T20. He said that “The last time the ACC Women’s T20 Championship was in 2013. The revival is long overdue, and this, I believe, will set the tone for us to move faster towards the development of women’s pathway programmes in Asia. The development of women’s cricket programmes is an integral component that must be pushed forward” He added that “with this tournament, in addition to India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Thailand, two more countries will be awarded the opportunity to make it to the Asia Cup.” This, he said, is a, first in the history of ACC Women’s T20 Championship, where, the top two qualifying teams will make it to the Women’s T20 Asia Cup.

The ACC Women’s T20 Asia Cup is set to be held in Bangladesh at a date that is to be confirmed.

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Asian Cricket Council looks forward to welcoming the ten playing nations and wish them all the best for the tournament.

Please see attached the fixtures for your kind perusal.

Schedule – 2022 ACC Women’s T20 Championship

Date Time (IST) Match Venue
June 17, 2022 12.30pm Bhutan v Nepal UKM-YSD Cricket Oval, Bangi
June 17, 2022 4.30pm Bahrain v Kuwait Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
June 18, 2022 12.30pm Bhutan v Hong Kong UKM-YSD Cricket Oval, Bangi
June 18, 2022 4.30pm Kuwait v Nepal Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
June 19, 2022 12.30pm Bahrain v Hong Kong Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
June 20, 2022 12.30pm Bahrain v Nepal Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
June 21, 2022 12.30pm Bhutan v Kuwait Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
June 21, 2022 4.30pm Hong Kong v Nepal Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
June 22, 2022 12.30pm Hong Kong v Kuwait UKM-YSD Cricket Oval, Bangi
June 22, 2022 4.30pm Bahrain v Bhutan UKM-YSD Cricket Oval, Bangi
June 24, 2022 12.30pm TBC v TBC Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
June 24, 2022 4.30pm TBC v TBC Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
June 25, 2022 12.30pm TBC v TBC Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur

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