BBC UK – Ireland women’s team will play Bangladesh at Malahide on 29 June as part of a T20 double-header with the men facing India later in the day.

Summary

  • Ireland women’s team will play Bangladesh at Malahide on 29 June as part of a T20 double-header with the men facing India later in the day.
  • Cricket Ireland said the decision to stage the matches on the same day is an attempt to support the growth of the Irish women’s game.
  • Cricket Ireland recently approved a 50% increase in investment for the women’s game which will include providing player payments for loss of earnings when they represent their country.
  • Prior to the T20 double-header with the men on 29 June, the Irish women will also face Bangladesh at YMCA on 28 June.
  • Ireland’s men begin their international summer season with their historic first ever Test match against Pakistan which starts at Malahide on 11 May.


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