- Chamari Atapattu (Sri Lanka)
Chamari Atapattu of Sri Lanka hit the highest Individual score of Women’s World Cup 2017 against Australia. Chamari’s unbeaten 178 was also the highest run scored by a Sri Lankan batswoman in One Day Internationals.
Chamari smashed a vicious 178 off just 143 balls which included 22 fours and 6 sixes. Chamari’s innings helped the Sri Lankan cricket Team to reach a respectable total of 257. However, Chamari’s efforts were all drowned as Australia comfortably chased down the total resulting in Sri Lanka losing the match.
– by Shraddha Kejriwal