Shafali Verma

Richa on experience, Ghosh wants to make it count

She understands that failures are a part of the sport, especially when someone plays such a high-risk role as a T20 finisher as hers.

published on : 4th November 2022

Women's Asia Cup: Fiery knocks by Meghana, Shafali, Richa guide India to 181/4 against Malaysia

Meghana's wicket invited right-handed batter Richa Ghosh to the crease. In the 16th over of the innings, Ghosh finally shifted gears and hammered Sasha Azmi for 12 runs. 

published on : 3rd October 2022

Commonwealth Games: Heartbreak for India as world champion Australia wins maiden gold medal in women's cricket

The 'Women In Blue' lost the battle of nerves and also the last five wickets for 13 runs with some poor strategic moves and even more atrocious shot selections leaving a lot to be desired.

published on : 8th August 2022

Commonwealth Games 2022: Indian women's cricket team maul Barbados by 100 runs, qualify for semifinals

Invited to bat, India posted a competitive 162 for 4 on the back of a fine unbeaten half-century from Jemimah Rodrigues (56 not out off 46 balls) and a 26-ball 43 from opener Shafali Verma.

published on : 4th August 2022

Commonwealth Games 2022: Australia show the killer instinct India missed

After the initial buzz around women's cricket's debut settled, it was the same old story as the world champions' dominance continued

published on : 30th July 2022

From Shafali’s muscle to Wolvaardt’s finesse, just like that

Starting against the World’s No 1 T20I bowler, Shafali did not waste any time to take her on as she smacked Sophie Ecclestone down the ground off the very second delivery. 

published on : 24th May 2022

Women's T20 Challenge: From Shafali’s muscle to Wolvaardt’s finesse, just like that

The swashbuckling Shafali Verma blazed away at the top before Laura Wolvaardt's unbeaten half-century as Velocity overhauled a stiff target to get the better of Supernovas by seven wickets.

published on : 24th May 2022

Shafali eclipses Harmanpreet as Haryana beat Punjab in Senior Women's T20

Harmanpreet hammered an unbeaten 64 off 38 balls to take Punjab to 155 for three in 20 overs. Haryana overcame the target with four balls to spare.

published on : 19th April 2022

Proteas send India packing from World Cup with nerve-wracking last-ball win

Shafali Verma, Smriti Mandhana and skipper Mithali Raj (68) struck half-centuries and set the platform for India to reach a competitive 274 for seven against South Africa.

published on : 27th March 2022

Women's World Cup: Bhatia's fifty helps India post 229-7 against Bangladesh in must-win game 

Opting to bat, Smriti Mandhana (30) and Shafali Verma (42) shared 74 runs for the opening wicket but India suffered a mini-collapse, losing both the openers in quick succession.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Women's World Cup 2022; Perfect time for Team India to bring out its wildcard

Although her numbers don’t reflect consistency, the kind of impact she has had among the international teams in her short career was there for everyone to see.

published on : 18th March 2022

CWC 2022: Shafali Verma —  India's wildcard in waiting

With two wins needed in three games, it could be the perfect time to bring the aggressive opener back in the mix

published on : 18th March 2022

Shafali Verma will come good soon; hitting well in nets: Jhulan Goswami

Verma, who was dismissed for a duck in the opening game against Pakistan, hasn't exactly done well for the past few games.

published on : 9th March 2022

One-off Test: Sneh Rana, Taniya Bhatia help India women walk away with draw against England

At one stage, India women found themselves at 199/7, but the lower-order scripted a memorable fightback and Rana led the charge and with her gritty knock, the Indian side walked away with a draw.

published on : 19th June 2021