Women’s team vies for T20 World Cup slot

Botswana women's cricket team recently went for training camp in Karnataka, India, organised by the Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) with support from the Indian High Commission PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO.
Botswana women's cricket team recently went for training camp in Karnataka, India, organised by the Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) with support from the Indian High Commission PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO.

Botswana women's cricket team is gearing up for a crucial competition in the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) T20 World Cup Africa qualifiers at the Entebbe Cricket Oval, Uganda, from December 7-18.

This event is a significant step in the qualification process for the 2024 T20 World Cup. Sumod Damodar, the vice chairperson of the Botswana Cricket Association (BCA), shared insights with MmegiSport about the team's preparations.

Damodar highlighted the team's recent training camp in Karnataka, India, organised by the Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) with support from the Indian High Commission. This marked the team's first international travel outside Africa, aiming to gain valuable experience.

Editor's Comment
Women in Politics caucus NGO, a welcome development

In the 2014 General Election, women who stood for parliamentary elections were a mere 17 out of a total of 192 aspirants, and sadly the number dropped to 11 out of 210 parliamentary aspirants in the 2019 General Election. Hopefully, registration of the Women in Politics Caucus will give women the necessary support to join politics. While things were slowly improving, women for a long time were at the receiving end as compared to their male...

Have a Story? Send Us a tip
arrow up