Smriti Mandhana


T20 Challenge a stepping stone for Women's IPL: Smriti Mandhana

Ahead of the Women's T20 challenge which kicked off yesterday in Pune, star India batter Smriti Mandhana said the tournament could be a precursor to the women's Indian Premier League that will begin in 2023. Earlier this year, the Board of Control for Cricket in India green-lighted the commencement of the Women's IPL, although details about the tournament are yet to be known. Mandhana, who leading the Trailblazers, said the women's T20 challenge played a platform for up-and-coming talent such as Shafali Verma who would go onto play for India.
Picture for T20 Challenge a stepping stone for Women's IPL: Smriti Mandhana

India batter Smriti Mandhana 'stable' after being struck on head

Rangiora [New Zealand], February 28 (ANI): Indian team opener Smriti Mandhana is stable after being struck on the head in a warm-up game ahead of the ICC Women's World Cup. Smriti Mandhana sustained a blow to her left ear and lower temple while batting in the warm-up game against South Africa in Rangiora. Smriti was immediately assessed by the match-day doctor who expected a delayed concussion.

Women's World Cup: Smriti Mandhana hit on head during warm-up match against SA

Rangiora [New Zealand], February 27 (ANI): India opening batter Smriti Mandhana was struck on the head in the early stages of the warm-up match ahead of the upcoming Women's 50-over World Cup. She was hit on the head by a Shabnim Ismail bouncer during the ongoing warm-up match against South...

Australia v India: Smriti Mandhana hits century on rain-hit second day

One-off Test, Metricon Stadium, Carrara (day two) Smriti Mandhana hit her first Test century as India built a solid first-innings score against Australia on a rain-hit second day in Carrara. The opener was dismissed for 127 as India ended the day on 276-5 in the day-night game on the Gold...

Smriti Mandhana advocates for 5-6 team women's IPL

London [England], August 18 (ANI): Indian women's team opener Smriti Mandhana feels the country has enough depth to start a six-team women's IPL. The 25-year-old also stated the example of the men's team about how the quality of cricket went higher for them after the introduction of IPL. "When the...