Finally, after a long wait, the day has come that will see the five Women's Premier League franchises battle it out among themselves to rope in some of the top-performing female cricketers going around in world cricket at the moment. The WPL auction is going to be organised in Mumbai on Saturday and is likely to trigger several bidding wars.
On the other hand, the Indian women's cricket team is also going to be in action today as it will take on the English side in the 2nd T20I to remain alive in the three-match series. All of that and much more in today's sports wrap.
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