Are you a girl who wants to play cricket?

Find out where to start, how to play for India and bust some myths about girls in cricket!


About this guide to girls' & women's cricket in India

If you’re a girl who loves to play cricket, but don’t know where to start, this guide is for you. It gives you the information you might need to pursue your dream of becoming like Mithali Raj or Smriti Mandhana, and playing for India one day

You’ll find details of cricket academies and coaching for girls in every state of India, school and college cricket, and girls and women’s cricket tournaments.  

Also find tips on dealing with society and convincing parents, bust some myths, and find careers in cricket other than playing!

step-By-Step guide to becoming a Cricketer

Your pathway to becoming a cricketer and represent your state or the country depends on where you live or study or work.

Find out how to join girls cricket in your state or city!

This Guide to Girls Cricket in India is part of the Equal Hue project. The guide has been developed by Karunya Keshav and Krithika, with inputs from cricketers, administrators and coaches from across India. Illustrations are by Kshiraja Krishnan. 

The content provided here is for informational purposes only.