The Hundred new season to begin on August 3
CRICDOT DESK : Following rave critiques in its inaugural yr, cricket`s most modern opposition, The Hundred, could be lower back for a 2nd season on August three, 2022, to please crowds with an unrivalled line-up of leisure and adrenaline-pumping cricket for all.
The Hundred will throw cricket`s doorways open as soon as once more, showcasing the opposition`s fast paced on-discipline action, with women`s and men`s cricket acting at the identical stage, observed through DJs, stay song artists, and family-pleasant activities, setting it firmly at the map because the must-attend occasion of the summer time season. Defending men`s champions Southern Brave will welcome Welsh Fire to the Ageas Bowl, Southampton, on Wednesday, August three for the primary in shape of this yr`s high-octane opposition.
The Hundred`s women`s opposition will kick off at The Kia Oval, London, on Wednesday, August 11, following the England Women`s crew`s first-ever yr of participation withinside the Commonwealth Games. With a record-breaking 267,000 human beings attending the women`s suits throughout The Hundred final yr, 2022 guarantees to be a really interesting summer time season for women`s cricket.
The 2nd and third-located groups will face every different on the Ageas Bowl in The Hundred Eliminator on Friday, September 2, with the winners going through the top-ranked crew in The Hundred Final on Saturday, September three at Lord`s.
Alice Capsey, the 17-yr-antique Oval Invincibles participant who set the 2021 opposition alight and has considering that been identified as a growing big name withinside the women`s recreation said: “Last yr turned into such an interesting yr for the women`s recreation. Playing withinside the beginning in shape of the opposition and triumphing the primary-ever very last of The Hundred are moments that I will in no way forget.”
“I nevertheless don’t forget seeing all of the enthusiasts at The Oval for the primary recreation, there have been such a lot of younger girls, it turned into so special. I`m positive the second one yr of the women`s opposition goes to be even extra interesting. Everyone worried could be determined to get going once more and with any luck we are able to deliver even extra enthusiasts to the recreation,” she added.