The West Zone Women’s Cricket Tournament hosted by RTM Nagpur University will begin at various city venues from Wednesday.
In all 44 teams from Maharashtra, Goa, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan are participating in the tournament. The teams have been divided in four pools and the tournament will be played on knockout cum league basis. Top team from each pool will qualify for the league stage. The knockout matches will be of 20 overs whereas zonal semi-final and final matches will be off 40 overs .The matches will be played on total eight grounds including DNC, Dr Ambedkar College Deekshabhoomi, Radhikatai Pandav Engineering College, Taiwade College Koradi, Jyotiba College of Physical Education, Ramdeobaba College of Engineering, Dhoni Academy and Ishwar Deshmukh College of Physical Education.
The tournament will conclude on February 6 at Dr Ambedkr Colllege ground with prize distribution function at 4 p.m.
First three teams will get trophies and apart from this there will be individual prizes for best batswoman, best bowler, best fielder, best wicketkeeper etc