Bangladesh women's cricket team topped the search results for ICC Women's Twenty20 World Cup as Bangladeshis around the world are showing interest in the tournament, search engine giant Google has revealed.
The search interest for the Bangladesh team spiked +322% in the past week, Crictracker reported.
Bangladesh to play their first match in the tournament against India at Perth today.
The top five teams that are being searched the most globally are New Zealand, India, Pakistan, Australia and West Indies in the ICC Women's World Cup.
Some of the most trending topics and questions on the internet and social media turned out to be– 'Is women's T20 on TV? What countries are playing in the women's T20 world cup? When is the T20 world cup women? Where to watch women's T20 world cup live? Where is the Sydney showground stadium?'
ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020 started on February 21 in Australia and this is the first time the tournament is being organised as a standalone event.
A total of ten teams are participating in the tournament. The final of the ICC Women's T20 World Cup will be played on March 8 at the biggest stadium in the world, the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), as the ICC hopes to break the world record for most attendance for a women's sporting event.