In a historic moment in women’s cricket, Smriti Mandhana became the first Indian woman to score a Test hundred on Australian soil. She completed her century to shape up India’s first innings on the second day of the first pink ball day and night. The match was played at the Carrara Oval in Queensland.
Happy Birthday Smriti Mandhana-
She is the first Indian woman batter to score a Test hundred in Australia-
Team India’s stylish opening batter Mandhana had just scripted history at Metricon Stadium. Scored the first-ever Test Hundred by an Indian woman on Australian soil.
Smriti Mandhana took 170 balls to reach the century. She was Milestone in Day/Night Pink Ball Test Match on Day 2 of the game.
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Smriti Mandhana became only the 2nd female player to score a Century against Australian women in Test after Sandhya Agarwal who scored in 1984.