Smriti Shriniwas Mandhana
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July 18, 1996
Smriti Mandhana is an Indian international cricketer, who plays for the national women’s cricket team of India since 2013. She is one of the most successful batswomen of this country, who achieved numerous honors and achievements from the world for her brilliant contribution to this sport.
Mandhana started playing cricket since her school days and appeared in several district-level matches during her domestic days. She started playing professionally at the age of 9 with the Maharashtra Under-15 team.
After playing a few successful innings at the domestic level, she entered the national women’s team in 2013 and made her international debut through T20I match. Her double-century in a one-day game at the domestic-level accelerated her international debut. She made her ODI debut in the same month but test debut one year later against England.
She played in the World Cup squad in 2017 and was included for the squad of Women’s World Twenty20 tournament in 2018. Mandhana also led the national women squad as a captain for a couple of months at the T20I format and became the youngest player to do so.
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Debut Test Match: at Sir Paul Getty’s Ground Stadium Vs England on 13th of August in 2014
Last Test Match: at Srikantadatta Narasimha Raja Wadeyar Ground Stadium Vs South Africa on 16th of November in 2014
Debut ODI Match: at Sardar Patel Stadium Vs Bangladesh on 10th of April in 2013
Last ODI: at Wankhede Stadium Vs England on 28th of February in 2019
Debut T20I Match: at Reliance Stadium Vs Bangladesh on 5th of April in 2013
Last T20I Match: at Barsapara Cricket Stadium Vs England on 9th of March in 2019
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