Smriti Mandhana Reaches 4 Million Followers On Instagram, With A Remarkable Coincidence. Here’s How | Cricket Newsnewstolive - April 6, 2021 22 0 COMMENTS
Smriti Mandhana made her T20I debut eight years in the past.© AFP
India girls’s cricket workforce opener Smriti Mandhana has clocked 4 million followers on Instagram. The cricketer introduced this by posting on Instagram Stories. What made this much more particular was that Smriti reached the milestone on the identical day that she had made her T20 International debut eight years in the past. In that match in opposition to Bangladesh in 2013, two different India cricketers — Poonam Yadav, and Sushma Verma – had additionally made their debuts. Smriti opened the batting and along with her accomplice, Mona Meshram put up a 53-run stand for the primary wicket. She was the top-scorer for India, making a quickfire 39.
On Tuesday, Smriti’s Instagram Stories learn: “Glad to have hit this milestone the same day I made my T20 debut 8 years ago.”
Smriti is very energetic on social media, posting updates of her recreation, photographs of residence cooking classes, time spent with household, and many others.
Since her debut, Smriti has carried out exceedingly effectively for India. The left-hander was simply 17 when she made her debut. The 24-year-old has solely gone from energy to energy. While she has 1,782 runs in T20Is at a mean of 25.45, her ODI stats are even higher with over 2,000 runs at a mean of 42.58.
She’s solely second to cricketer Shikhar Dhawan in scoring the quickest 2000 ODI runs. In girls’s T20Is, she holds the report for scoring the quickest 50 for India off simply 24 balls.
A few weeks in the past, in a three-match sequence in opposition to South Africa, Smriti created a brand new world report, turning into the first-ever cricketer to make 10 consecutive 50-plus scores in ODI cricket whereas chasing. Since 2018, Smriti has scored over 50 runs in each ODI chase for India.
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