Smriti Mandhana ODI Record: India’s star opener Smriti Mandhana has made a special record in the second ODI against England (IND vs ENG). Smriti is the fastest player to complete 3000 runs in ODI cricket. Earlier, India’s Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli have completed the fastest 3000 runs in ODI cricket.
Shikhar Dhawan has completed 3000 runs in 72 ODI innings. Virat Kohli has done this the most in 75 ODI innings. Mandhana has achieved this feat by playing just one innings i.e. 76 innings from Kohli. This made Smriti the fastest Indian woman to reach 3000 runs. Left-handed opener Smriti made her ODI debut in 2013. She has so far scored 5 centuries and 24 fifties. She is the third Indian cricketer after Mithali Raj and Harmanpreet Kaur to score 3000 runs in ODIs. He has 3023 runs in ODI cricket.
India won by 88 runs
In the second ODI, England won the toss and decided to bowl first. But the Indian women who came out to bat took this decision of England as a mistake and did a wonderful batting performance. Although Shefali was dismissed for 8, but Smriti Mandhana played an important innings of 40 runs. But captain Harmanpreet Kaur’s unbeaten innings of 143 runs was memorable. Harleen Devol also played an important role in raising India’s score by playing an innings of 58 runs. With the innings of these three, India set a huge target of 334 runs in front of England. The England team, who landed on the field to reach the big target of 334 runs, did not get a special start. Openers returned to tents cheaply. Alice Capci and Daniel Watt tried to save the team’s innings. But Ellis got out after scoring 39 runs. Amy Jones supported Daniel for 39 runs. Charlotte Dean also scored 37 runs. But they were all out, Daniel also fought an arm fight of 65 runs, but in the end he could not do the same in front of strong India bowling and England were all out for 245. Due to which India won the match by 88 runs.
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