Smriti Mandhana, who celebrated her 23rd birthday yesterday, is a well-known identify in Indian cricket not only for her cricketing skills, however for her seems to be as nicely. She is termed by many because the “nationwide crush”.
Smriti is a swashbuckling opener for India in all types of the sport and is presently the vice-captain of the Indian T20I workforce. She is the one batswoman from India who has scored double hundred in a in the future recreation in home cricket.
Smriti as soon as scored 224 runs off simply 150 balls whereas enjoying for Maharashtra in a home U19 in the future recreation towards Gujarat.
The 23-year previous can also be the youngest Indian to have scored a century in an ODI World Cup. The left-hander was simply 20 years of age when she registered a 3 determine rating to his identify enjoying towards West Indies in a World Cup recreation in 2017.
Smriti scored two a whole bunch within the ODI World Cup 2017 and her dominance on the prime of the order was one of many important explanation why India certified for the ultimate of the event.
Smriti’s efficiency within the World Cup 2017 didn’t go unnoticed and was acknowledged by the ICC a 12 months later as she was named ICC’s ODI participant of the 12 months in 2018.
Total, Smriti has scored 2025 runs in 51 ODIs up to now at a mean of 43.08. She has performed 74 T20Is as nicely and has scored 1705 runs with 12 half-centuries. Smriti is the second quickest participant from India to achieve the 2000-run mark in One Day Worldwide cricket.
Aside from her cricketing heroics, Smriti is thought for her cheeky solutions on social media as nicely. As soon as a fan requested her on Twitter what’s the factors for somebody to be eligible for being his life companion.
Here’s what Smriti answered in response to that query –
No 1-He ought to love me
Quantity 2-He ought to observe standards primary 👆🏼😜 https://t.co/OCRKESUqif
— Smriti Mandhana (@mandhana_smriti) April 3, 2020