Deepti Sharma And Punam Raut Script History With Record Opening Stand

When the entire nation is cheering on for IPL fever, a little less noticeable record-breaking stand created by two India women cricketers. Openers Deepti Sharma and Punam Raut have scripted history by become the first pair to collect a 300-run stand in ODIs.

They hit centuries to score the highest partnership in women’s ODIs and made 320 against Ireland Women at Potchefstroom in South Africa. The match was over and India women’s smashed a score of 358/3 in the 50 overs. The teams that are playing the Quadrangular series including India, Ireland, Zimbabwe and hosts South Africa.

Congratulations have been pouring in: