[caption id="attachment_712954" align="aligncenter" width="629"]<img class="size-full wp-image-712954" alt="Harmanpreet Kaur (L) and Smriti Mandhana IANS" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/harmansmriti.jpg" width="629" height="356" /> Harmanpreet Kaur (L) and Smriti Mandhana IANS[/caption] <p></p> <p></p>On Thursday, <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/BCCI " target="_blank">BCCI</a> announced squads for the upcoming Women s T20 Challenge Match, to be played at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai ahead of Qualifier 1 of ongoing <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/IPL-2018" target="_blank">VIVO IPL 2018</a>, on May 22. The one-of-its-kind match will features 26 players, 1o of whom will be from Australia, England and New Zealand. The ensemble cast includes a now-fit Meg Lanning, who will play for the <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.wcom/tag/Harmanpreet-Kaur" target="_blank">Harmanpreet Kaur</a>-led IPL Supernovas. The other side, IPL Trailblazers, will be led by <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/Smriti-Mandhana" target="_blank">Smriti Mandhana</a>. India ODI captain Mithali Raj will be a part of Harman's side. <p></p> <p></p>CoA chairman Vinod Rai shed more light on the match: "This is being staged as a well-deserved exhibition to showcase the tremendous depth and capability that women s cricket in India has achieved. We see it build into a women s IPL tournament in a couple of years." <p></p> <p></p>Diana Edulji, former India women skipper and the voice of CoA, added, "The idea was to promote women s cricket and keep the momentum going. This is just to start and show that we can have a women s IPL from next season. It s just a thought." <p></p> <p></p><strong>IPL Trailblazers:</strong> Smriti Mandhana (c), Alyssa Healy (wk), Suzie Bates, Deepti Sharma, Beth Mooney, Jemimah Rodrigues, Danielle Hazell, Shikha Pandey, Lea Tahuhu, Jhulan Goswami, Ekta Bisht, Poonam Yadav, Dayalan Hemalatha. <p></p> <p></p><strong>IPL Supernovas:</strong> Harmanpreet Kaur (c), Taniya Bhatia (wk), Danielle Wyatt, Mithali Raj, Meg Lanning, Sophie Devine, Ellyse Perry, Veda Krishnamurthy, Mona Meshram, Pooja Vastrakar, Megan Schutt, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Anuja Patil. <p></p> <p></p>The match will start at 2.30 PM.