The Indian Premier League (IPL) which has been the heartthrob of every cricket fan in India, has given the platform to many budding cricketers to showcase their talents. However, there have been talks in the management to have a league something like this for even the Indian women cricket team.
The Indian women cricket team has been able to make a mark in the game after they have taken on opponents like Australia and England in some important competitions.
Not only this, but the women’s cricket team has also finished as runners up for ICC women’s world cup in 2017 and runners up for the T20 World cup. The achievements of the Indian women cricket team has proved that they have been continuously developing over the years.
In the middle of all the speculations, Poonam Yadav, star leg spinner from the Indian Women Cricket team took on to social media to express her desire to play for ‘Chennai Super Kings’ if given a chance in IPL.
Chennai Super Reacts To Poonam Yadav Post:
After Poonam Yadav tweeted her desire to play for Chennai Super Kings’. The official IPL handle of Chennai Super Kings’ retweeted with a reply, ‘Lioness are the real hunters. Vaa vaa Manjal Malarey!!!’ This boosted up the spirit of the young leg spinner.
Lionesses are the real hunters! Vaa vaa Manjal malarey! 😇🦁💛 https://t.co/s8rXupVm3Z
— Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) March 22, 2020
Career Statistics Of Poonam Yadav:
In the recent T20 series Poonam Yadav emerged as the joint highest wicket-taker in 10 scalps. In her 67 matches of T20 career, Yadav has 95 wickets to her name, which makes her the sixth-highest wicket-taker in the women cricket fraternity.
Yadav has created a sensation in the Indian Women cricket team, through her remarkable performance in women’s cricket at the domestic, national and international levels. And the selectors of the Indian women cricket team has been eyeing her to give her a breakthrough in bigger tournaments.