The national women’s team has qualified for the 2022 Commonwealth Games
LAHORE: Pakistan women’s cricket team has qualified for the Commonwealth Games 2022.
According to details, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has confirmed that seven countries, including Pakistan, have qualified for the event.
Apart from Pakistan, women’s teams from Australia, India, England, South Africa, New Zealand and West Indies will participate in the event. The eighth team will be decided in the qualifying round.
The Commonwealth Games will be held in Birmingham from July 28 to August 8 next year.
On the other hand, Pakistan Cricket Board Chief Executive Wasim Khan said that participation in the Commonwealth Games will give national women cricketers the opportunity to play against the best teams in the world.
He said that participation in the Commonwealth Games would not only make our team known all over the world but it would also attract more women living in Pakistan to cricket.
Wasim Khan said that he would also like to take this opportunity to congratulate the International Cricket Council and the ICC Women’s Committee for their tireless efforts in including women’s cricket in the Commonwealth Games.
“We are also grateful to the Commonwealth Games Association of Pakistan on this occasion,” he said.