Photo: Indian Women's cricket team - for illustration only, from Facebook.
VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Cricket Association (ACA) announced that they would be organising a U-23 women’s limited-overs league tournament from January 24 to February 12. The venue would be Dr Gokaraju Laila Gangaraju ACA Cricket Complex, Mulapadu and ACA Stadium, Mangalagiri.
In a press release issued at Vijayawada on 22 Jan 2020, the ACA president MR P Sarath Chandra Reddy said that the total of 36 teams under the BCCI would play league matches in 4 pools. Teams from Punjab, Delhi, Hyderabad, Odisha, Railways, Karnataka, Jharkhand and Bengal besides the host, Andhra Pradesh are grouped under Elite A.
The inaugural match was played on 2 Jan 2020, between Bengal and Jharkhand at the Mangalagiri stadium.