Cricket Australia unveils new transgender inclusive policy

Highlights:

  • Cricket Australia announced a new transgender-inclusive policy. 
  • This policy will enable transgender players to play the game of cricket at the highest levels. 
  • The decision aligns in accordance with the International Cricket Council’s (ICC’s) gender recognition policy and gender diversity guidelines.
  • The policy sets out a limit for transgender and gender-diverse players who want to play for state and national women’s teams. 
  • Australian men's national cricket team represents Australia in international cricket.
  • It is oldest teams in Test cricket history playing in the first-ever Test match in 1877.