Shafali Verma

ICC Rankings: Beth Mooney grabs top spot, Shafali Verma slips to 3rd after Women's T20 World Cup

India’s Deepti Sharma has advanced 10 slots to reach 43rd position among batters and is among the top five all-rounders for the first time.

Mar 09, 2020, 14:14 PM IST

Poonam Yadav only Indian in ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Playing XI, Shafali Verma named 12th player

The T20 World Cup Playing XI is dominated by Australia, who lifted the title at the showpiece event with a comfortable 85-run victory over India in the final.

Mar 09, 2020, 12:30 PM IST

Women's T20 World Cup Final: We can’t blame Shafali Verma for India's defeat, says Harmanpreet Kaur

With the win, Australia lifted their record-extending fifth title at the Women's T20 World Cup. 

Mar 08, 2020, 17:07 PM IST

Women's T20 World Cup: Can't face another smacking from Shafali, Mandhana, says Australia's Schutt

 India defeated four-time champion Australia by 17 runs in the opening group clash of the Women's T20 World Cup at Sydney Showground.

Mar 06, 2020, 11:11 AM IST

Shafali Verma Number 1 in ICC Women’s T20I Batswomen rankings, England spinner Sophie Ecclestone top bowler

Shafali Verma, the 16-year-old explosive India opener, and England spinner Sophie Ecclestone have not only made their mark in the ongoing ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 but are also ranked Number 1 in the batswomen and bowlers ranking issued by the world cricket body on Wednesday (March 4, 2020). Shafali Verma and Sophie Ecclestone will be playing in the first semifinal of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 on Thursday (March 5) at the iconic Sydney Cricket Ground in Australia when India and England face off.

Mar 04, 2020, 13:23 PM IST

Harmanpreet Kaur credits Shafali Verma for bringing happiness, positivity to Team India

Teenage prodigy Shafali Verma has not only lit up the ICC Women's T20 World Cup with her explosive batting but the "naughty" teenager has also added immense happiness and positivity to the Indian team off the field, feels captain Harmanpreet Kaur. The 16-year-old Shafali Verma has scored 161 runs at a stunning strike rate of 161 in Australia, setting the tone for India's four Group A victories with fearless batting despite being in her first global tournament.

Mar 04, 2020, 10:57 AM IST

Harpreet Kaur-led Team India on course for T20 Women's World Cup Final, says former Australian pacer Brett Lee

India are a vastly improved team and their progress to the ICC T20 Women's World Cup semifinal reveals the great strides the Harmanpreet Kaur-led side has made, says former Australian pace spearhead Brett Lee. Writing a column for the ICC, Lee credited the Indian women for topping Group A which also had four-time champion Australia in it by winning all their four matches.

Mar 03, 2020, 13:11 PM IST

Women's T20 World Cup, India vs Sri Lanka: Match-winner Radha Yadav lauds bowling coach Narendra Hirwani

Radha Yadav took career-best figures of four for 23 as India cruised to victory over Sri Lanka

Feb 29, 2020, 17:51 PM IST

Women's T20 World Cup: Unbeaten India end group stage with win over Sri Lanka

Radha Yadav and Shafali Verma were the star performers for India, who finished the group stage at the top of the table with eight points from four games.

Feb 29, 2020, 14:09 PM IST

India riding high on young guns Shafali Verma, Jemimah Rodrigues in ICC Women's T20 World Cup

India are on top of Group A after winning both their league matches in the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020. In the first match, in India defeated Australia while Bangladesh found the going too tough in the second and on both occasions the young players in the team gave a scintillating display.

Feb 26, 2020, 14:21 PM IST

Women's T20 World Cup: Shikha Pandey eager to see more fearless innings from Shafali Verma

India will now lock horns with New Zealand at Junction Oval in St Kilda on Thursday. 


Feb 25, 2020, 10:57 AM IST

Women's T20 World Cup: Mithali Raj lauds Poonam Yadav, Shafali Verma's efforts against Australia

The Indian eves will now be up against Bangladesh on Monday.

Feb 22, 2020, 16:37 PM IST

Harmanpreet Kaur's Indian team for ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 brimming with youthful energy

Indian women cricket team is all excited and eagerly awaiting the start of ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 in Australia from February 21 (Friday). The average age of the Indian team is less than 23 years and there are four teenagers - Shafali Verma(16), Richa Ghosh (16), Jemimah Rodrigues (19) and Radha Yadav (19). The captain Harmanpreet Kaur is the oldest player at 30 and her team's youthful energy is also rubbing off on to the other members of the squad.

Feb 19, 2020, 11:01 AM IST

Smriti Mandhana, Shafali Verma guide India to seven-wicket win over Australia in women Tri-series 2020

Chasing 174, India got off to a quickfire start as openers Shafali Verma and Smriti Mandhana put on 70 runs in the opening six overs. With India looking in firm control, Australia finally got the breakthrough in the ninth over as Ellyse Perry dismissed Verma (49), reducing India to 85/1.

Feb 08, 2020, 10:18 AM IST

Harmanpreet Kaur stars as India eves defeat England in tri-series opener

India skipper Harmanpreet Kaur combined with Shafali Verma and Jemimah Rodrigues to take her team to a conformatble win over England in the women's triangular series opener in Canberra on Friday. Harmanpreet played a steller rle with the bat just like her opposite number Heather Knight.

Jan 31, 2020, 20:20 PM IST

Shafali Verma's IPL stint showed her batting prowess, her hitting new for women's cricket: Smriti Mandhana

Shafali Verma, the 15-year-old batting sensation has been the talk of the town for her extra-ordinary run of form since making her international debut in 2019. The senior members of the Indian women`s team though are not too surprised by the teen prodigy's showing so far at the international level.

Jan 23, 2020, 15:03 PM IST

Shafali Verma, youngest Indian cricketer to play T20 WC, wants to create a record that no one can break

She recently broke Sachin Tendulkar's 30-year-old record as the youngest player to make an international fifty for her country.

Jan 15, 2020, 18:24 PM IST

Jemimah Rodrigues, Shafali Verma make huge gains in Women's T20I Rankings

Rodrigues has moved up three places to fourth position, while teenage sensation Verma has gained 57 slots to reach 30th position.

Nov 21, 2019, 17:59 PM IST

3rd T20I: India women thrash West Indies by 7 wickets, clinch series

The two teams will next lock horns in the fourth T20I on November 17 at Providence Stadium.

Nov 15, 2019, 09:43 AM IST

Shafali Verma breaks Sachin Tendulakar's record, becomes youngest Indian to score international fifty

While Shafali brought up her first fifty at the age of 15 years and 285 days, Tendulkar had achieved the fifty in Test cricket when he was 16 years and 214 days old. 

Nov 10, 2019, 16:31 PM IST