USA Cricket are delighted to announce that three of the brightest young talents in the Women’s game in America have been signed as overseas players in the upcoming inaugural Women’s Caribbean Premier League and the new 6ixty taking place from 24th August to the 4th of September in St Kitts.
Snighda Paul has been signed by the Barbados Royals, Isani Vaghela is going to the Guyana Amazon Warriors and U19 Captain Geetika Kodali will play for the Trinbago Knight Riders. Some of the best players from the world of Women’s cricket will play in the Caribbean in what will be a fantastic opportunity for all three USA players.
USA Cricket Board Member and Women and Girls Committee Chair, Nadia T. Gruny said: “This is another step in strengthening our partnership with Cricket West Indies in the development of women’s cricket in the region. In this instance, three of our most talented young cricketers will get the opportunity to experience franchise cricket in the Caribbean with CWI’s league partner – the CPL. The performances of Geetika, Snighda and Isani in the recently concluded series win over the West Indies U19s fill us with great encouragement that all three of them will perform well in St Kitts. Getting to be around, training and playing with some of the best in the women’s game is a huge opportunity and we are very thankful to everyone at CWI and the CPL for their ongoing support.”