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Harmanpreet Kaur to lead India at ICC Women's World T20

by Athar Ansari Sep 28, 2018 • 16:51 PM

Mumbai, Sep 28 (CRICKETNMORE): Star cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur will lead the Indian squad for the upcoming ICC Women's World Twenty20, the BCCI announced on Friday.

The board's all-India women's selection committee, which announced the team for the prestigious event, appointed Smriti Mandhana as Harmanpreet's deputy.

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The sixth edition of the tournament will be held in the West Indies between November 9 and 24. India is placed in Group B along with Australia, New Zealand, Pakistan and Ireland in the 10-team event. 

India will take on New Zealand in Guyana in their campaign opener on November 9.

Squad: 

Harmanpreet Kaur (Captain), Smriti Mandhana (vice-captain), Mithali Raj, Jemimah Rodrigues, Veda Krishnamurthy, Deepti Sharma, Tanya Bhatia (wicket-keeper), Poonam Yadav, Radha Yadav, Anuja Patil, Ekta Bisht, D Hemalatha, Mansi Joshi, Pooja Vastrakar and Arundhati Reddy.