After a successful ICC Women’s T20 World Cup, India leg-spinner Poonam Yadav on Monday took to social media for a Q&A session, where she reckoned India opener Smriti Mandhana could get a double hundred in ODI cricket. Also Read - IND W vs SA W T20 Report: Shafali Verma, Rajeshwari Gayakwad Star as India Notch up Consolation 9-Wicket Win Against South Africa Women in 3rd T20I
Yadav, who ended up being the leading wicket-taker for India with 10 wickets in five games, said New Zealand’s Sophie Devine is the toughest to bowl to. Also Read - 5th ODI Highlights India Women vs South Africa Women: SA-W Beat IND-W by Five Wickets to Pocket Series 4-1
The post of the fan read,”#AskPY @poonam_yadav24 whom do u think can hit a double ton in ODI from women in blue?.” Also Read - Highlights, IND-W vs SA-W 3rd ODI: Ton-up Lizelle Lee Shines as South Africa Women Beat India Women by 6 Runs Via DLS Method
Soon, Poonam Yadav replied saying that Smriti Mandhana is one of the players, who can smack a double century in ODIs. She wrote in her reply, “I think @mandhana_smriti. What do you think?#AskPY.”
Another fan questioned about the toughest batter she has bowled until now. The fan’s post read,”@poonam_yadav24 Who is the toughest batter you have bowled so far? #AskPY.”
Yadav replied that Sophie Devine from New Zealand is the toughest batter she has ever bowled in her career. Her reply to the fan read, “Hands down – @sophdevine77! #AskPY.”
After an unbeaten run to the finals, the Indian team lost to hosts Australia in the final at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).
Meanwhile, the coronavirus outbreak has brought the sporting world to a standstill, where most major leagues and events are being postponed, cancelled or being held behind closed doors.