Final season marked the primary time the WBBL was performed as a standalone competitors.© Twitter
Cricket Australia on Friday confirmed that the sixth version of the Ladies’s Large Bash League (WBBL) shall be totally held in Sydney, commencing from October 25. The complete 59-game season shall be performed at Sydney, the transfer demonstrates the dedication throughout Australian Cricket to host the complete summer time of cricket. Cricket Australia is working in partnership with the New South Wales (NSW) authorities to make sure the competitors proceeds consistent with authorities rules and COVID security tips, with the protection of the NSW neighborhood and all individuals the very best precedence.
Alistair Dobson, Cricket Australia’s Head of Large Bash Leagues, mentioned an incredible quantity of labor has been undertaken which locations the protection of gamers, employees, officers and the general public on the forefront whereas delivering a full, thrilling schedule.
“We need to thank the NSW Authorities for his or her willingness to work collectively to ship the WBBL|06 competitors in Sydney,” Dobson mentioned in an announcement.
“We’re extremely proud to ship a full season of insurgent WBBL|06 and wish to thank the NSW Authorities, our companions States & Territories Associations, the Australian Cricketers’ Affiliation as properly as- particularly Cricket NSW – for rallying collectively at this difficult time to ship a protected and profitable match,” he added.
Final season marked the primary time the WBBL was performed as a standalone competitors, taking the league to an even bigger nationwide and worldwide viewers than ever earlier than.
Appearing Minister for Sports activities Geoff Lee mentioned Sydney is able to welcome the WBBL season six with open arms.
“This competitors continues to develop from power to power. The standard of the expertise is on the rise and the motion is thrilling to observe,” mentioned Lee.
“What stands out most is the good instance these ladies are setting to younger women aspiring to play the sport of cricket. I am unable to wait to observe the most effective stroll out for the Ladies’s Large Bash League in Sydney,” he added.
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