Women’s Hundred 2023 will feature Smrithi Mandhana and Harmanpreet Kaur in the Trent Rockets and Southern Brave, respectively, will field Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana in the upcoming competition. The Southern Brave were joined by Smriti Mandhana. Moving to the Trent Rockets was Harmanpreet Kaur.
In the upcoming edition of the Women’s Hundred 2023 which will be played later this year, two Indians, Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana, will compete.
Previously playing for the Manchester Originals, Harmanpreet will now work for the Trent Rockets. Mandhana joined and has remained with the Southern Brave since their first season. At a first-round pick price of $31,250, Harmanpreet was selected.
Harmanpreet Kaur was a key performer in the top franchise alongside Sophia Dunkley, Shabnim Ismail, Grace Harris, Heather Knight, Laura Wolvaardt, Sophie Ecclestone, Kate Cross, Alyssa Healy, Sophie Devine, Amy Jones, Nat Sciver-Brunt, Danielle Wyatt, Mandhana, Suzie Bates, and Marizanne Kapp.
In the Eliminator matchup with Alyssa Healy’s UP Warriorz. She will serve as the team’s captain. Following the elimination of the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) from the WPL. Mandhana’s season is already over.
As a member of the Trent Rockets in The Hundred 2023, Harmanpreet, competed with the Manchester Originals in the competition last year. She will now practice her craft. On the other hand, Mandhana is included by the Southern Brave in the subsequent 100-ball competition.
On March 23 for the women’s competition, there was the first-ever The Hundred Draft. At a cost of USD 31,250, Harmanpreet and Mandhana were both chosen in the first round.
It will be exciting to watch whether both these players can perform and shine well for their respective sides and carry on their good performance from the Women’s Premier League tournament.