Talented India batter Smriti Mandhana on Saturday, turned 24, and wishes poured in for the opener from fans and as well fellow players.
The southpaw has been a regular in the Indian side for quite some time now and has played for the team in four Tests, 51 ODIs and 75 T20Is. O
Out of them she has been utmost successful in white ball cricket and scored 2025 and 1716 runs in both the formats, including four tons in ODIs.
A host of players wished her:
Jhulan Goswami said, “A very happy birthday Smriti! I hope this is the beginning of the best year ever. Party popper @mandhana_smriti."
Her coach WV Raman too wished her on Twitter.
Some of the other wishes:
Happy Birthday @mandhana_smriti. May you continue to excel and keep the Indian flag soaring with pride Left handers in the Indian team have a reputation of being very talented, keep that up My best wishes #HappyBirthdaySmritiMandhana— Yuvraj Singh (@YUVSTRONG12) July 18, 2020
First Indian woman to score ODI hundreds in SENA nations ✅Fastest Indian woman to 2000 ODI runs ✅️Let's celebrate our very own @mandhana_smriti's birthday revisiting her fine 9⃣0⃣-run knock during the #WWC17.
— BCCI Women (@BCCIWomen) July 18, 2020
— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) July 18, 2020
For the record, Mandhana is first Indian to score tons in SENA countries and also the fastest to reach 2000 ODI runs.