Cricket is the 2nd most preferred sporting activity played in the world! It has globally appeal and is rapidly growing in the United States market. Cricket is likewise a preferred sport with the female populace, both as a player and also a viewer. I want to review the history of women playing cricket.
Cricket is among the oldest sports in history. There is a report of a ladies’s suit played as early as 1745 in England. There is very little information of females’s cricket reported from 1745 until 1887 when the very first females’s cricket club was formed in Yorkshire, England. This club was called the White Heather Club. Soon thereafter, in 1894, a ladies’s club was developed in Australia, South Africa as well as Canada.
From 1926 until 1998 the controling body of females’s cricket was the Women’s Cricket Association, likewise called The Association. They governed cricket among women in England, Scotland as well as Wales. Their major goal was to encourage even more ladies’s cricket clubs and urge females to play after they left institution. In 1998 the England as well as Wales Cricket board took over and also are currently the regulating body for cricket in those areas.
In December 1934 the first international females’s examination cricket suit was played in between England as well as Australia. In 1958, the IWCC (International Women’s Cricket Council was formed to merge all females’s group from around the globe. In 2005, IWCC merged with the ICC (Worldwide Cricket Council) to make sure that the ICC currently the controling body of cricket for women, males and young people.
There is a Women’s Environment Mug. This began in 1973, interestingly two years before the very first Guy’s World Mug. Fifteen countries/teams have played in the Women’s World Cup so far as well as there have actually been eight total because 1973. Amoung them are; England, India, New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, West Indies, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Jamaica, Denmark, Ireland, Netherlands, Trinidad and also Tobago. The United States has yet to play in the Female’s Cricket Environment Mug.
Today, cricket is very popular amongst females in England. There is an initiative to make cricket a much more preferred sport for American ladies however financing and also various other metrics have actually made it tough to move ahead with teams.