Shefali Verma created historical past, on this case additionally left behind male cricketers

by Jeremy Spirogis
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The Indian girls's cricket staff missed out on changing into the champion for the primary time by shedding by 85 runs to hosts Australia within the remaining of the ICC Women's T20 World Cup. In the title match performed at Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Sunday, the Indian staff collapsed for 99 runs chasing the goal of 185 runs given by Australia.

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The bat of Indian youth opener Shefali Verma, who scored 161 runs in four matches of the league stage, additionally remained silent within the remaining. <! –

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                 Shefali returned to the pavilion by scoring simply 2 runs within the title match. However, throughout this time, Shefali registered a serious achievement in her title.

Shefali has grow to be the youngest cricketer on the planet to play within the ICC World Event Finals (Male / Female) on the age of 16 years and 40 days. In this match Richa Ghosh additionally obtained an opportunity to go to the crease as a concussion participant. Richa (16 years 162 days) grew to become the second youngest cricketer after Shefali.

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Earlier, the document was named after West Indies' Shakana Quantienne, who on the age of 17 years and 45 days, achieved the excellence of changing into the youngest cricketer by enjoying within the girls's ODI World Cup remaining towards Australia in 2013.

In phrases of males, Pakistan quick bowler Mohammad Amir performed within the remaining of 17 years and 69 days towards Sri Lanka within the 2009 T20 World Cup.

Shefali scored 163 runs in 5 matches of the present match with 47 being his highest private rating. During this, he hit 18 fours and 9 sixes. Richa Ghosh, who got here to the crease as a concussion participant rather than wicketkeeper Tania Bhatia, scored 18 off 18 balls.

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