India Women vs New Zealand Women ICC Women’s World T20: Ace Indian sports journalist compared India captain Virat Kohli to his women’s counterpart Harmanpreet Kaur after she slammed a breathtaking century against New Zealand in the tournament opener. Kaur slammed a brilliant 103 off 51 balls and an Indian journalist made a Twitter post in a light-hearted way where he asked if Kaur was the Kohli of the women’s cricket team. The post read, “Is
@ImHarmanpreet the @imVkohli of Women’s Cricket?”
Here is how Twitter reacted to the post.
Meanwhile, Kaur became the 1st Indian player to score a century in Women’s T20Is and the 3rd captain and player score a ton in Women’s T20Is. Her innings was studded with eight sixes and seven fours.
Earlier, Jemimah Rodriguez also hit a brilliant 59 off 45 balls after India eves won the toss and opted to bat first.
India Women Squad
Smriti Mandhana, Taniya Bhatia (wk), Jemimah Rodrigues, Harmanpreet Kaur (c), Dayalan Hemalatha, Mithali Raj, Deepti Sharma, Veda Krishnamurthy, Radha Yadav, Arundhati Reddy, Poonam Yadav
New Zealand Women Squad
Suzie Bates, Anna Peterson, Sophie Devine, Amy Satterthwaite (c), Katey Martin (wk), Maddy Green, Leigh Kasperek, Jess Watkin, Hayley Jensen, Amelia Kerr, Lea Tahuhu