Budding cricketer Riyan Parag has revealed that he tried to copy left-hander Smriti Mandhana’s style of batting.
As per BCCI’s recent central contracts, Grade A women players receive Rs 50 lakhs whereas Grade A men’s cricketers draw Rs 5 crore. The top bracket men cricketers who are in the A+ category, earn Rs 7 crore.
“Really sorry that the results didn’t go in our favor but I’m overwhelmed by the support that we’ve been receiving and that kind of support is what keeps us going.”
Star batswoman Smriti Mandhana rose three rungs to fourth spot in the latest ICC women’s T20 International rankings.
“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.”
” don’t think any of my teammates think about this gap because the only focus right now is to win matches for India and get the crowd coming in, get the revenue.”
Smriti Mandhana reached 2000 runs in her 51st ODI match, became the second fastest Indian after Shikhar Dhawan to score 2000 runs in ODI cricket.
Harmanpreet Kaur, ace batswoman Smriti Mandhana and the sensational Jemimah Rodrigues will give the Women’s Big Bash League a miss. As India will be flying to the Caribbean on October 23 after finishing the ODI engagements against the Proteas women on October 14.
Indian opener Smriti Mandhana was awarded with the Arjuna Award on Tuesday by the Union Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Kiren Rijeju in a ceremony held in New Delhi.
After being awarded the ODI Player of the Year by ICC, this is yet another feather in her cap. The talented batswoman received the award after her outstanding performance at the recently-concluded Women’s T20 Challenge.
Indian star opener Smriti Mandhana has re-joined Western Storm for the 2019 season of the Kia Super League (KSL), the franchise announced.
Ace batswoman Smriti Mandhana was named the International women cricketer of the year at the CEAT International Cricket Awards 2019. This win comes…