Former India batsman on Monday mentioned Indian ladies’s cricket has observed a ravishing upward push after within the semi-final of the 50-over Girls’s Global Cup in 2017. On this present day 3 years in the past, Kaur had scored 171 runs off simply 115 balls in opposition to Australia on the County Floor in Derby and guided the aspect to last of the match.
“3 years again, on this present day, Harmanpreet Kaur hit 171* (115) v Australia in Global Cup semi-final. High quality innings underneath power. The upward push of Indian ladies’s cricket up to now 3 years has been exceptional @ImHarmanpreet,” Kaif tweeted.
3 years again, on this present day, Harmanpreet Kaur hit 171*(115) v Australia in Global Cup semi-final. High quality innings underneath power. The upward push of Indian ladies’s cricket up to now 3 years has been exceptional
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif)
The fit was once lowered to 42 overs according to aspect because of rain. India had received the toss and the Mithali Raj-led aspect elected to bat first.
India was once lowered to 35/2 within the 10th over as (6) and Punam Raut (14) have been despatched again to the pavilion.
It was once then, that Harmanpreet joined Mithali Raj within the heart and the duo went directly to shape a 66-run stand. Mithali (36) was once despatched again to the pavilion within the 25th over, however Harmanpreet persisted to march on for India.
Harmanpreet discovered reinforce in Deepti Sharma and each batters shaped a 137-run stand for the fourth wicket.
The proper-handed Harmanpreet registered 20 fours and 7 sixes in her innings to take India’s general to 281/four within the allocated 42 overs. India then effectively defended the whole, bowling Australia out for 245 runs.
Deepti Sharma scalped 3 wickets whilst Jhulan Goswami and Shikha Pandey registered two wickets every. India controlled to go into the finals of the match, and Harmanpreet was once declared because the Participant of the Fit.
The Mithali Raj-led aspect, alternatively, stumbled to a loss in opposition to hosts England within the last on the Lord”s Cricket Floor.
Previous this yr, India reached the summit conflict of the ICC Girls’s T20 Global Cup however did not grasp the name as Australia received the fit by way of 85 runs at Melbourne Cricket Floor.