The pink ball tends to skid more and it moves a lot under lights, and hence it would be interesting to see how the opening batters Smriti Mandhana and Shafali Verma adjust to the conditions.
Published on Sep 29, 2021 11:58 AM IST
The Sixers begin their WBBL|07 campaign in the season opener against the Melbourne Stars on Thursday, October 14 at Blundstone Arena in Hobart.
Published on Sep 27, 2021 09:36 AM IST
ANI | , Sydney
The 17-year-old Rohtak-born Shafali, scored a total of 159 (96 and 63) runs on her Test debut against England earlier this year and was the 'Player-of-the-match'. She is now part of the Test team for Australia.
Published on Sep 17, 2021 10:34 PM IST
- Verma continues to sit at the top of the ladder with 759 ranking points, ahead of Australian Beth Mooney (744) and India T20 vice-captain Smriti Mandhana (716).
Updated on Sep 07, 2021 04:16 PM IST
- Sneh Rana and Shafali Verma will fight for the 'ICC Player of the Month' award in women's category with England left-arm spinner Sophie Ecclestone. The nominees for the men’s awards this time are Devon Conway, Quinton de Kock and Kyle Jamieson.
Published on Jul 07, 2021 12:49 PM IST
Wasim Jaffer's latest Twitter post has put the fans in a state of confusion as they are finding it difficult to figure out the answer.
Published on Jun 30, 2021 03:42 PM IST
Mithali Raj gained three slots to grab fifth place with 725 rating points. Shafali Verma has entered the ODI rankings in 120th place.
Updated on Jun 29, 2021 02:36 PM IST
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Updated on Jun 27, 2021 09:01 PM IST
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On her ODI debut, Verma scored 15 runs off 14 balls before being dismissed by Katherine Brunt.
Updated on Jun 27, 2021 07:31 PM IST
- Mithali Raj said she has given the Shafali Verma full freedom of playing the way she wants at the top of the order in the first ODI against England.
Published on Jun 26, 2021 11:00 PM IST
- Former India cricketer Sanjay Bangar lavished rich praise on India women's team opener Shafali Verma, saying 'sky is the limit for her'.
Updated on Jun 26, 2021 06:14 PM IST
Seventeen-year-old Verma scored 96 and 63 on her test debut in Bristol, winning the player-of-the-match award and also becoming the first woman cricketer to hit three sixes in a test match.
Published on Jun 20, 2021 05:43 PM IST
At stumps, India's score reads 83/1 and the visitors are still trailing by 82 runs. For India, Shafali and Deepti Sharma are unbeaten on 55 and 18 respectively. Earlier on Day Three, the Mithali Raj-led side was asked to follow on.
Published on Jun 18, 2021 10:57 PM IST
The fielding coach also said that the ‘Men in Blue’ are watching the women in action and encouraging the girls.
Updated on Jun 18, 2021 10:15 PM IST
Announcing her Test arrival in style, the 17-year-old lived up to her reputation and notched the highest score by an Indian woman cricketer on Test debut with a calculative and stroke-filled 152-ball 96 on Thursday.
Published on Jun 18, 2021 12:14 PM IST
PTI | , Bristol
- Shafali Verma also became the first Indian women cricketer to hit a six on Test debut. It was only the second six hit by an Indian woman in Test cricket.
Published on Jun 17, 2021 10:14 PM IST
Shafali Verma's sheer talent and audacious stroke-play can keep fans engaged till she's at the crease, said the legendary Sachin Tendulkar.
Updated on Jun 15, 2021 07:00 PM IST
Shafali, who is famous for her exploits in T20 cricket, has been named in India's Test and ODI squad for the multi-format series against England.
Published on May 17, 2021 08:55 PM IST
ANI | , New Delhi
- Shafali Verma and Radha Yadav are set to have a rollicking year ahead as the star batters will be a part of the Women's Big Bash League.
Published on May 13, 2021 02:54 PM IST
ANI | , New Delhi
The 17-year-old, who is the world number one in ICC women's T20I rankings, thus will join her skipper Harmanpreet Kaur, vive captain Smriti Mandhana, Jemimah Rodrigues and Deepti Sharma in the 100-ball tournament involving eight men's and women's teams.
Published on May 10, 2021 03:19 PM IST
PTI | , New Delhi
One of the brightest stars of Indian women's cricket, Shafali Verma, who will appear for her class X exams in May, is no longer into fast food and Doraemon cartoons. A vegetarian, she now follows a strict diet regime.
Published on Mar 31, 2021 08:53 AM IST
- Shafali Verma’s blistering 30-ball 60 in the final match of the home series against South Africa has helped garner 26 rating points and consolidate her position at the top of the ICC Women’s T20I Player Rankings.
Updated on Mar 30, 2021 02:58 PM IST
Shafali hit seven fours and five sixes during his blistering knock while Mandhana had nine boundaries in his unbeaten innings.
Published on Mar 23, 2021 10:01 PM IST
PTI | , Lucknow
The 17-year-old, who grabbed the top position for the first time after helping her side reach the knockout phase of the T20 World Cup last year in Australia, has leapfrogged Australia's Beth Mooney with scores of 23 and 47.
Published on Mar 23, 2021 02:22 PM IST
PTI | , Dubai
With 744 rating points, Verma is behind leader Beth Mooney (748) of Australia while Mandhana has 693 points.
Updated on Mar 09, 2021 04:10 PM IST
PTI | , New Delhi
Shafali, who has built an aura since entering the 2019 Women’s T20 Challenge as an unknown face, will be one of the most watched as this season’s three-team series starts in the UAE on Wednesday.
Updated on Nov 04, 2020 10:10 AM IST
Chandigarh | By Shalini Gupta
Rodrigues cited the example of the 16-year-old Shafali, who shone at the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup with her explosive batting, as one of the finds of the IPL.
Updated on Jun 17, 2020 06:59 PM IST
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
“Sometimes an impossible catch is taken and sometimes a simple catch gets dropped. This is all part of the game,” says Ghosh.
Updated on May 22, 2020 09:37 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Shalini Gupta
‘Really felt for Shafali Verma,’ Brett Lee admits it was tough seeing her cry at ICC Women’s T20 World Cup final
Verma, who had a successful run till the final, could not click in the summit clash and was seen sobbing after the final.
Updated on Mar 09, 2020 06:19 PM IST
Melbourne | By Press Trust of India
Unbeaten throughout the tournament, India were outplayed in all departments of the game by the defending champions, who clinched their fifth world title in the shortest format.
Updated on Mar 08, 2020 08:45 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India