newscricket3 months ago

BCCI recommend four cricketers for Arjuna Award

The Board of Control for Cricket in India have recommended four Indian cricketers - Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Ravindra Jadeja and women's team leg-spinner Poonam Yadav - for the prestigious Arjuna award. Earlier, Smriti Mandhana was the only cricketer to win the Arjuna award in 2018.
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newscricket5 months ago

ICC ODI rankings | Smriti Mandhana becomes top ranked batter in women’s cricket

Smriti Mandhana jumped from the number four spot to the top of the ICC ODI rankings for women in the latest update which was released on Saturday. Mandhana has been in terrific form in the limited-overs format off late and scored two centuries and eight half-centuries in 15 games 2018.
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newscricket5 months ago

Mithali Raj wants fast bowling all-rounder in Indian women’s team squad

Mithali Raj has stated that the Indian women's team needs a fast bowling all-rounder in their squad in order to add some more balance to the team as a whole. Mithali Raj & Co. prevailed by a margin of 2-1 in the three-match ODI series away from home against New Zealand this month.
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newscricket6 months ago

India Women vs New Zealand Women | We decided to keep it simple after watching Men’s match, reveals Smriti Mandhana

After scoring a hundred against New Zealand, Smriti Mandhana has mentioned that the batswomen decided to keep things simple after they watched Virat Kohli and Co, bat in Napier. The Indian opener also added that she wanted to finish the game for the team as she got out with three more to win.
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newscricket7 months ago

Harmanpreet Kaur picked as captain of ICC Women's T20I Team 2018

The International Cricket Council(ICC) has named Indian T20 team skipper Harmanpreet Kaur as the captain of the ICC Women’s T20I Team for the year 2018. On the other hand, New Zealand’ right-handed batswoman Suzie Bates was named the captain of the ICC Women’s ODI team for the year 2018.
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newscricket10 months ago

India women vs Sri Lanka women T20 | Harmanpreet Kaur's blistering fifty leads India to victory

Harmanpreet Kaur led from the front as the Indian women's cricket team defeated Sri Lanka by 51 runs in the last T20I of the bilateral series. While Harmanpreet scored her 63 off just 38 balls, Poonam Yadav scalped three wickets to deny the home side a consolation win in the final T20I game.
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reportcricket10 months ago

IND-W vs SL-W | Poonam Yadav stars as India beats Sri Lanka by 13 runs

Leg-spinner Poonam Yadav’s four-wicket haul ensured a 13-run victory for the Indians in the first T20 international against Sri Lanka after their recent ODI success in the island nation. Wicket-keeper Tanya Bhatia top-scored with the bat for the hosts as she amassed 46 runs off 35 balls.
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newscricket10 months ago

India vs Sri Lanka Women's | Bowlers shine as India thrash Sri Lanka by 9 wickets in 1st ODI

It was a combined bowling performance in the first ODI of the series at Galle that lead to a nine-wicket victory for the Indian side against Sri Lanka on Tuesday. Mansi Joshi scalped three wickets for India while left-handed opener Smriti Mandhana top-scored with unbeaten 73 in the run-chase.
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newscricketa year ago

Poonam Yadav’s three-fer helps India blue clinch Women’s T20 Challenger Trophy

Indian cricketer Poonam Yadav's three-wicket haul has helped India Blue defeat the India Red team by a very close margin to clinch the Women’s T20 Challenger Trophy at the KSCA Cricket Ground in Alur. India Blue have managed to bag the title in spite of skipper Mithali Raj’s absence.
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newscricketa year ago

Mithali Raj proud of Poonam Yadav and Ekta Bisht for holding their nerves at crucial times

Indian women’s team captain Mithali Raj, who recently became the most capped woman ODI player of all time, lauded tail-enders Poonam Yadav and Ekta Bisht for guiding the hosts to a victory today. Indian Opener Smriti Mandhana admitted the team was nervous ahead of the match versus England.
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