Shillong, Sep 28: The Meghalaya Cricket Association today named a 15-member squad and five standbys for the BCCI’s Senior Women’s T20 Trophy.
Meghalaya’s matches will take place in Vadodara, with the first against Pondicherry on 19th October. The other teams in the challenging group are Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Bengal, Chandigarh, Saurashtra and Uttar Pradesh.
The players selected by the MCA’s Senior Women Selection Committee have carved out a name for themselves over the past few years as the best in the state and will get to test their mettle against some of the biggest teams in the country.
A preparatory camp will be held on 6th to 15th October in Mendipathar, North Garo Hills. Support staff and players hailing from outside NGH will report for the camp on 5th October. The team, minus the standbys, will then leave for Vadodara on 16th October.
Meghalaya squad: Ajima A Sangma, Daiaka Emigale Warjri, Debasmita Dutta, Deimaphishisha Lamare, Deiphibapynshngain L Mawnai, Eiffelene K Nongkynrih, Luiza Tamang, Rebeldalis Syiemlieh, Riticia Nongbet, Rubi Chettri, Sanchisa Sangma, Sandria K Momin, Solina Jaba, Suruti K Ray, Monica L Phawa
Standbys: Pinky Chanda, Neha Hajong, Evanrilin S Syiem, Sara Ananias Kharbani, Fulnessy Mawlong
Support staff: Latika Kumari (head coach), Hemant Roy (assistant coach), Darishesha Mawroh (trainer), Marybalahun Sawkmie (physio), Mackie D Blah (manager)
vs Pondicherry, 19th October
vs Karnataka, 20th October
vs Tamil Nadu, 22nd October
vs Bengal, 24th October
vs Chandigarh, 26th October
vs Saurashtra, 28th October
vs Uttar Pradesh, 30th October