India star and newly-announced 100% Cricket Superstar Smriti Mandhana has continued her wonderful latest type by producing one other match-winning knock within the opening match of her facet’s three-game ODI collection towards England.
Just final month Mandhana was introduced as considered one of 5 new ICC 100% Cricket Superstars and the gifted 26-year-old has been buoyed by that announcement judging on her latest performances with the bat.
Mandhana was India’s main run scorer throughout the latest three-game T20I collection and the left-hander backed up that effort by producing one other Player of the Match efficiency within the opening match of the ODI collection in Hove.
While Mandhana simply missed out on a sixth ODI century for her nation, she scored an excellent 91 from simply 99 deliveries to Help India efficiently chase down England’s aggressive whole of 227/7 with greater than 5 overs remaining.
Mandhana misplaced fellow opener Shafali Verma (1) in simply the second over of the chase and performed a affected person innings alongside Yastika Bhatia (50) because the pair placed on 96 for the second wicket to place their crew in management.
Bhatia fell within the 18th over, however Mandhana saved her cool and mixed nicely with skilled skipper Harmanpreet Kaur (74*) to make sure India obtained the opening match of the collection.
Mandhana’s magnificent innings consisted of a complete of 10 fours and one large six and gave us a glimpse as to why she was one on the newest listing of ICC 100% Cricket Superstars unveiled in August.
She made the listing together with Pakistan’s Fatima Sana, Australia’s Ashleigh Gardner, Sophia Dunkley of England, and Ireland’s Gaby Lewis.