The Hero Indian Women’s League (Hero IWL), an AIFF flagship property and the top division of women's professional football club competition in India, will be broadcast Live and exclusively on Eurosport India.
The fifth edition of the premier women’s league of Indian football will see 12 teams competing for the top honours across three grounds in Odisha (Kalinga Stadium, Capital Stadium and Battalion Stadium).
The Hero IWL is back after a gap of two years with the fifth edition set to take place between April 15 - May 26, 2022.
A total of 66 matches will be played throughout the season with every team playing each other once; Eurosport will be airing 30 matches.
The team with the most points in the league table at the end of the season will be crowned champions of the Hero Indian Women’s League 2021-22.
"It's great to have Eurosport on board to telecast the Hero Indian Women's League 2022 and help us move forward together. Since the format of the games this season has changed and more number of games are added, I am sure, the fans will also be able to enjoy the matches from their drawing room," Sunando Dhar, CEO, Leagues and Development, AIFF said.
Hero IWL 2021-22 campaign kicks off on Friday, April 15, with simultaneous kick-offs at 4 pm, as PIFA Sports (Colaba) FC take on Kickstart FC Karnataka at the Capital Ground, while SSB Women FC face Hans Women FC at the 7th Battalion Ground, in Bhubaneswar, Odisha.