'Hope the teams will choose the player and not the minister' in the IPL auction: Cricketer Manoj Tiwari's big statement

'Hope the teams will choose the player and not the minister' in the IPL auction: Cricketer Manoj Tiwari's big statement

It is said that if the Indian team is a body, then Ranji is its heart. The way to make a place in the Indian team goes through the Ranji tournament. This is the biggest domestic tournament in India in which many players have made it to the national team by performing brilliantly like Prithvi Shaw and Karun Nair etc. Recently, Manoj Tiwari, who has been out of Team India for a long time, has performed brilliantly for Bengal in this domestic tournament. Let us inform you that Manoj Tiwary performed brilliantly for Bengal in the knockout match and took his team Bengal to the semi-finals. However, Bengal suffered a 174-run defeat at the hands of Madhya Pradesh in the semi-finals.

Excellent performance in Ranji Trophy

Let us tell you that Manoj Tiwary got a chance to play in the national team due to his brilliant performance in the Ranji Trophy. He has played 12 ODIs and three T20Is for India. Although Manoj Tiwari has been running out of Team India since 2015. But in the year 2022 Ranji tournament, he has performed brilliantly. Tiwary played brilliant innings of 136 against Jharkhand and 130 against Madhya Pradesh in the knockout match. Apart from this, he has also been a part of the IPL winning team Kolkata Knight Riders in the year 2012, as well as he is also the Sports Minister in the Government of West Bengal.
I Hope IPL teams will choose players not ministers

According to news till sports, Manoj Tiwari has said 'It is too early to say now. I'll think about it closer to the auction. I hope IPL teams don't use a closed mind while choosing an active politician to be part of their IPL team.

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Smriti Mandhana joined this special club of Kohli-Rohit, and Harmanpreet broke Mithali Raj's big record

Smriti Mandhana joined this special club of Kohli-Rohit, and Harmanpreet broke Mithali Raj's big record

The Indian women's team is on a tour of Sri Lanka these days. A series of 3 T20 matches are being played between both the teams here. The Indian team has won the series by winning the first two matches. The third match of the T20 series will be played from 2 pm on Monday at Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium, Dambulla. In the second match of the series, Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana have made a special record. At the same time, Harmanpreet has left behind former captain Mithali Raj in this matter.

Mithali Raj broke the record
The Indian women's team won the second T20 match played on Saturday by 5 wickets. In this match, Harmanpreet broke the special record of former captain Mithali Raj. Harman has now become the highest run-scorer (2372) Indian female cricketer in T20 Internationals. On the other hand, Mithali is at number two with 2364 runs. In the second T20, Harman scored an unbeaten 31 off 32 balls.

Mandhana in Kohli-Rohit's club
In the second T20, India's opener Smriti Mandhana scored 39 runs in 34 balls. In Mandhana's T20 International, 2 thousand (2011) runs have been completed. She has now joined the special club of Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma. She has become the fifth batsman (men and women) of India to complete her 2000 runs in T20 International matches. Before him, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Harmanpreet Kaur, and Mithali Raj have done this feat.

Highest run-scorer in T20I Indian batsman

Rohit Sharma: 3313 runs
Virat Kohli: 3296 runs
Harmanpreet Kaur: 2372 runs
Mithali Raj: 2364 runs
Smriti Mandhana: 2011 Runs

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