Girls’s cricket is taking centre stage this summer time… – ATV In the present day

Girls’s cricket continues to interrupt data and make historical past that includes in numerous worldwide excursions, The Hundred and the Commonwealth Video games for the very first time.

Issy Wong, England Girls and Birmingham Phoenix participant:

“It’s superior that ladies and women will have the ability to strive cricket without cost at Sixes each Friday this summer time! We Acquired Recreation is all about getting extra girls and women enthusiastic about cricket and really feel prefer it’s a spot for them, so that is cool. Cricket modified my life and I like that this offers everybody the prospect to strive it out.”

To rejoice this, on the evening of the primary girls’s cricket sport on the Commonwealth Video games (Fri 29 July), Sixes Social Cricket, the world’s first immersive cricketing expertise, partnered with inclusive cricket marketing campaign – We Acquired Recreation, to supply teams of girls and women the chance to play without cost each Friday evening this summer time.

We Acquired Recreation is a constructive and galvanizing new platform, hosted on Instagram, designed to raise the profile of and rejoice the ladies’s and women’ sport, creating house for a group of like-minded younger girls and women to unite and share their passions each on and off the pitch.

Along side We Acquired Recreation, Sixes will likely be launching free batting for teams of girls and women on Fridays throughout all Sixes venues in Birmingham, Manchester, Fulham, Fitzrovia and White Metropolis, launching in August, encouraging them to strive their hand at cricket and showcase cricket as a sport for all.

The initiative will launch on Friday 29 July when India takes on Australia in Birmingham, to coincide with the primary cricket sport of the 2022 Commonwealth Video games and simply earlier than the second instalment of the smash-hit ‘The Hundred’ girls’s competitors kicks off on 11 August.

Sixes may even be internet hosting an occasion at Sixes Birmingham (3 August) to rejoice girls’s cricket and launch of the 2022 Commonwealth Video games within the metropolis.

Calum Mackinnon, Co-Founding father of Sixes:

“We’re past delighted to be partnering with the ECB on the We Acquired Recreation initiative. Cricket is for everybody and we would like that to be mirrored at our social cricket venues up and down the nation. We Acquired Recreation is completely timed in step with an thrilling summer time for ladies’s cricket, not solely are we trying ahead to seeing extra girls take to our nets, we will’t wait to tune in and watch the ladies’s cricket at this yr’s Commonwealth Video games and past.”

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