The next global event on the International Cricket Council (ICC) calendar is the Women’s T20 World Cup 2023 that’ll be played early next year in South Africa from the 9th to the 26th of February 2023. The mega ICC event will see 10 nations involved of which direct qualifications are handed out to hosts South Africa and the top 7 teams on the ICC T20I rankings as of 30 November 2021 among the teams that took part in Australia held the T20 World Cup in 2020.
The finalists from the 8-team qualifier event that’ll be hosted by the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) from the 18th to the 25th of September, 2022 at the Zayed International stadium and the Tolerance oval grounds in Abu Dhabi will be joining the 8 qualified nations at the ICC T20 World Cup in South Africa early next year.
The 8 nations taking part in the qualifier are divided into 2 groups for the league stage games, following which the knockout matches will be played. Group A consists of Bangladesh, the United States of America, Ireland and Scotland. Group B sees Thailand, the United Arab Emirates (hosts), Papua New Guinea and Zimbabwe in the mix.
Bangladesh were a part of the group stage of the 2020 edition of the women’s T20 World Cup that was played in Australia and after being the finalists in the previous edition of the global qualifier had already qualified for the upcoming 2023 qualifiers and now have named a full strength SQUAD for the upcoming qualifier which is right below.
Nigar Sultana Joty (C), Sharmin Akter Supta, Shamima Sultana, Fargana Hoque, Rumana Ahmed, Ritu Moni, Lata Mondol, Salma Khatun, Sobhana Mostary, Nahida Akter, Murshida Khatun, Jahanara Alam, Fahima Khatun, Shanjida Akther Maghla, Marufa Akter.
|GROUP A||GROUP B|
|Scotland||Papua New Guinea|
|United States of America||United Arab Emirates|
|Thailand vs United Arab Emirates||Zayed Cricket Stadium||10:00 AM|
|Bangladesh vs Ireland||Zayed Cricket Stadium||2:00 PM|
|Zimbabwe vs Papua New Guinea||Tolerance Oval||10:00 AM|
|Scotland vs United States of America||Tolerance Oval||2:00 PM|
|Thailand vs Zimbabwe||Zayed Cricket Stadium||10:00 AM|
|Bangladesh vs Scotland||Zayed Cricket Stadium||2:00 PM|
|Papua New Guinea vs United Arab Emirates||Tolerance Oval||10:00 AM|
|Ireland vs United States of America||Tolerance Oval||2:00 PM|
|Bangladesh vs United States of America||Zayed Cricket Stadium||10:00 AM|
|Thailand vs Papua New Guinea||Zayed Cricket Stadium||2:00 PM|
|Scotland vs Ireland||Tolerance Oval||10:00 AM|
|Zimbabwe vs United Arab Emirates||Tolerance Oval||2:00 PM|
|B1 vs A2||Zayed Cricket Stadium||10:00 AM|
|A1 vs B2||Zayed Cricket Stadium||2:00 PM|
|A3 vs B4||Tolerance Oval||10:00 AM|
|B3 vs A4||Tolerance Oval||2:00 PM|
|3rd place playoff||Zayed Cricket Stadium||10:00 AM|
|Final||Zayed Cricket Stadium||2:00 PM|
|7th place playoff||Tolerance Oval||10:00 AM|
|5th place playoff||Tolerance Oval||2:00 PM|
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