Skipper Harmanpreet Kaur scripted history as she became the first Indian to score a century in T20Is during India’s first match of the ICC Women’s World T20 against New Zealand on Friday.Kaur smashed a ton off just 49 deliveries as she helped India post a commanding total of 194/5 in their allotted 20 overs against the Kiwis. In the end, Harmanpreet’s ton proved to the difference as India registered an emphatic 34-run win.Also Read: Ton-up Harmanpreet, bowlers power India to 34-run win over New ZealandHarmanpreet’s innings included seven four and eight huge sixes as India posted the highest-ever total in the history of the Women’s World T20 at the Providence stadium in Guyana. A captain&#39;s knock from @ImHarmanpreet. First 💯 for India in T20Is &amp; that too at the biggest stage. Well played! 👌 @BCCIWomen @WorldT20 #WT20 pic.twitter.com/XvB0uve32U&mdash; Jhulan Goswami (@JhulanG10) November 9, 2018Harmanpreet also became the third-fastest ever in the history of the format to score a century. She is only behind Deandra Dottin and Tammy Beaumont in this illustrious list.38 - Deandra Dottin (WI)47 - Tammy Beaumont (ENG)49 - Harmanpreet Kaur (IND)52 - Danielle Wyatt (AUS)53 - Meg Lanning (AUS)Moreover, during the course of her innings, she stitched a partnership of 134 with Jemimah Rodrigues (59), which is also an Indian record at the WT20.