WPL 2023: Harmanpreet Kaur's 51 Guides Mumbai Indians to 162/8 Against Gujarat Giants

Harmanpreet Kaur’s knock helped MI reach a fight-worthy total (WPL Twitter)

Harmanpreet Kaur smashed 51, Yastika Bhatia scored 44 and Nat Sciver-Brunt scored 36 as MI scored 162/8 against Gujarat Giants

Harmanpreet Kaur was the saviour once again for her Mumbai Indians team as they put up a total of 162/8 in 20 overs against Gujarat Giants at the Brabourne Stadium in WPL 2023 on Tuesday.

After being invited to bat first as Sneh Rana won the toss and opted to bowl, Kaur’s side lost Hayley Matthews early, before Yastika Bhatia and Nat Sciver-Brunt stitched together a crucial partnership.

Yastika smashed 44 runs while Sciver-Brunt added 36 runs to the cause. Skipper Harmanpreet Kaur joined Bhatia after Sciver-Brunt was dismissed by Ashleigh Gardner who finished with figures of 34/3 in her four-over spell.

Kaur started with a cautious approach but switched gears towards the end as she smashed 51 runs in just 30 balls, including 7 boundaries and 2 massive sixes.

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Amelia Kerr also contributed 19 runs as the table-toppers put up a total of 162/8 after a sluggish start.

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