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Shefali Verma was praised by legendary players like Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag. (Instagram)

Shefali Verma, who hails from Rohtak in Haryana, made cricket her choice at an early age and thought of making a career in this sport. He made his international debut at the age of 15. Shefali used to play with boys older than her childhood.

New Delhi. Shefali Verma, who is constantly showing her strength on the cricket field, is now ready to play in the Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL). She could make her debut for the two-time champion Sydney Sixers. The Sydney Sixers franchise is also in talks with spinner Radha Yadav with this 17-year-old explosive cricketer. Shefali, who hails from Rohtak in Haryana, made cricket her choice at an early age and thought of making a career in this sport. Shefali, who lives in a goldsmith street in Rohtak, hangs a leather ball in her room and also practices it daily. She will also travel to England along with the team for the bilateral series next month. Shefali used to play with boys older than her childhood. Later he decided to attend Ashwani Rai’s cricket academy. He also performed brilliantly in the T20 World Cup last year after which he was praised by the legendary players like Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag.

According to BCCI sources, Shefali has been signed and it will be announced while releasing the program of WBBL. Shefali is still a minor, so his father will need to sign a memorandum of understanding to play in the league. Apart from Shefali, Indian T20 captain Harmanpreet Kaur (Sydney Thunder) opener Smriti Mandhana (Brisbane Heat) and all-rounder Veda Krishnamurthy (Hobart Hurricanes) are also attached to this league.

Shefali, ranked first in the International Cricket Council’s women’s T20 international rankings, will represent Birmingham Phoenix in the first season of ‘The Hundred’, a 100-ball domestic competition from the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) later this year. ‘The Hundred’ tournament, which was canceled due to the Kovid-19 pandemic last year, will now be held from July 21. For Shefali, The Hundred will be the first foreign tournament in a shorter format.Also read, Shefali Verma and Radha Yadav of India ready for WBBL debut Shefali, who played her first international match at the age of 15, has so far scored 617 runs in 22 T20 matches for India with a strikerate of 148.31, including three half-centuries. He made his international debut in the year 2019 and was dismissed without opening an account in the first match but scored 46 runs in the next match. In the last match played in Lucknow, he scored 60 runs with the help of 7 fours and 5 sixes in 30 balls against the South African team.




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