Harmanpreet Kaur Current Affairs, GK & News
Indian captain in the shortest format, Harmanpreet Kaur has become the first Indian cricketer to play 100 Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is) as she took the field against South Africa in Surat on 5th October 2019. She achieved this milestone before MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma, who have played 98 T20Is for India. Beside this, she is ..
The first edition of world’s first exclusive women’s cricket magazine ‘Criczone’ has been released in Jaipur, Rajasthan. In it, Indian team cricket vice-captain Smriti Mandhana has featured as the cover story. The purpose of the magazine is to empower young aspiring women cricketers to take the sport as a profession and able to make a ..
The inaugural edition of world’s first exclusive women’s cricket magazine named as ‘Criczone’ was released in India. About Criczone Women Only: It is the world first magazine which features only women cricketers. Cover Story: In its first edition launched in India, the magazine features Indian Women’s Cricket team vice-captain Smriti Mandhana as cover story. Purpose: ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2019
Category: Sports Current Affairs
Harmanpreet Kaur has been named captain of the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 XI, which also featured opener Smriti Mandhana and leg-spinner Poonam Yadav. A selection panel of ICC in Dubai picked up the team on the basis of the players’ performances in the 2018 ICC Women’s World Twenty-20 tournament , which concluded recently with Australia ..
Topics: Cricket • Harmanpreet Kaur • ICC T20 World Cup • ICC Women's T20 World Cup • ICC Women's World Twenty20 squads • International cricket • Smriti Mandhana • Team sports • West Indies cricket team
The book, titled ‘The Fire Burns Blue: A History of Women’s Cricket in India’, is co-authored by sports journalists Karunya Keshav and Sidhanta Pathak. This is the first comprehensive history of women’s cricket that documents the entire gamut of the women’s game starting from its humble beginnings, its spirited journey through its early years to ..