The men’s tournament of the Indian Premier League is popular all over the world. Currently 10 teams play in this. Women’s IPL was also started on the lines of men’s tournament. Seeing its success, the board decided to increase the number of women’s IPL teams and now they have managed to buy 5 different franchises by paying a hefty amount to the owner. The BCCI has gained about Rs 5,000 crore by selling the IPL women’s teams.