India’s all-rounder Deepti Sharma was recently felicitated by the West Bengal Government’s Department of Youth Services and Sports for her performance in…
The squad for Women’s Cricket includes women who come from small cities and villages. And the fact that they’re now representing India at the International Level substantiates that nothing is impossible for these women.
India will next face winner from the South Africa vs Australia match. The final of the Women’s T20 World Cup will be played on Sunday.
Wicket-keeper batswoman Taniya Bhatia posted a 50-run stand. In the last over, Shikha Pandey ensured the Indians became the first to qualify for the semifinals.
“Poonam Yadav’s spell was the turning point. She’s been one of the main spinners for India for quite some time now, and her style worked again today.” -Mithali Raj
Last year, Shafali Verma created history by becoming the youngest Indian cricketer to score a half-century in international cricket, surpassing Sachin Tendulkar’s 30-year-old record.
“They have all the facilities at their disposal now, at par with men, and yet they have not been able to play consistent cricket and win ICC trophies.”
Batswoman Richa Ghosh is going to be a new face in a 15-member India squad announced for the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup in Australia, starting February 21.
Last year, Verma created history by becoming the youngest Indian cricketer to score a half-century in international cricket, surpassing Sachin Tendulkar’s 30-year-old record.
Australia women’s A team coach Leah Poulton said that Shafali Verma has got amazing talent, she’s only 15 years old and she’s got so much power.
Shafali Verma is just 15 years and 285 days old, but the Rohtak-born teenage cricketer outclassed legend Sachin Tendulkar, who had notched up his maiden Test fifty at 16 years and 214 days.
Making it to the Indian team, Punam Raut was an ordinary player in the 2009 and 2013 edition of the World Cup overall, but her true talent came out during her third World Cup.