GG vs MI Women: The inaugural season of the Women’s Premier League has begun. The first match of the tournament is between Mumbai Indians and Gujarat Giants. The first match is being played at the DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai. In this match, Gujarat Giants won the toss and chose to bowl first. Yastika Bhatia and Hayley Mathews from Mumbai Indians came to the opening. In this, Yastika Bhatia faced the first ball of women’s IPL. Ashley Gardner bowled the first ball of the tournament for Gujarat Giants in this match.
Harmanpreet Kaur will lead the Mumbai Indians in this match, while the Australian wicket-keeper batsman will captain the Gujarat Giants. Ashley Gardner, who bowled the first over in the tournament, is also a player of the Australian women’s team. He spent only 2 runs in his first over. In the first over of the tournament, all four balls were dropped, while only runs were scored in the fifth and sixth balls. Indian batsman Yastika Bhatia, playing for Mumbai, became the first run scorer in the history of women’s IPL.
This bowler took the first wicket
Tanuja Kanwar took the first wicket in the tournament. He made Mumbai Indians batsman Yastika Bhatia walk. Yastika reached the pavilion with only 1 run off 8 balls. The first wicket in the tournament fell in the form of Yastika.
Mumbai Indians playing eleven is like-
Hayley Mathews, Yastika Bhatia (wk), Harmanpreet Kaur (c), Nat Sever Brunt, Amelia Kerr, Amanjot Kaur, Pooja Vastrakar, Humaira Kazi, Issy Wang, Jintimani Kalita and Sayka Ishaq.
Gujarat Giants playing XI is like-
Ath Mooney (c & wk), Sabbineni Meghna, Harleen Deol, Ashley Gardner, Annabel Sutherland, Dayalan Hemlatha, Georgia Wareham, Sneha Rana, Tanuja Kanwar, Monica Patel, Mansi Joshi.