WATCH: Harleen Deol recollects the second when she received her maiden call-up for Group India
India’s middle-order batter Harleen Deol lately talked about her first call-up for the nationwide workforce and revealed how her household reacted to it. Notably, she made her India debut throughout a One Day Worldwide (ODI) towards England on February 22, 2019 and was solely the second cricketer from Chandigarh to play for India after Taniya Bhatia.
Harleen has thus far performed seven 50-over video games for India and has amassed 104 runs, whereas in T20Is, she represented her nationwide workforce on 22 events scoring 245 runs and has eight wickets to her title throughout the 2 codecs. She hit the headlines in July 2021 after a video of her acrobatic catch on the boundary rope received viral. It additionally received her the reward from legendary Sachin Tendulkar and the Honorable Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi.
Harleen was even a part of India’s Commonwealth Video games 2022 runner-up workforce.
At the moment, she is representing the Gujarat Giants workforce within the inaugural version of the Women’s Premier League (WPL). Speaking about her maiden call-up for the nationwide workforce, the right-handed batter recalled how her mom informed her to verify if the choice name she received was real and never a prank.
In a video shared by Gujarat Giants on their official Twitter deal with, beneath the collection named ‘My Big Second’, the Himachal cricketer may be heard revealing the again story of her choice for the Indian workforce. She informed that how surprising it was for her to get a name from the administration.
Right here’s the video:
A call-up that felt unreal! 💭
Our #Giant @imharleenDeol recollects the second she was first chosen for the nationwide workforce!#MyGiantMoment @AmbujaCementACL #WPL #WPL2023 #GujaratGiants #AdaniSportsline #Adani #AmbujaCement #ThisIsAdaniCement pic.twitter.com/ZWIp3d0rtP
— Gujarat Giants (@GujaratGiants) March 13, 2023
Earlier than Harleen, Gujarat’s head coach Rachael Haynes additionally received featured within the ‘My Big Second’ and talked a couple of life-changing dialog along with her household.
As of now, the Gujarat-based workforce sits on the fourth spot within the WPL 2023 factors desk with only one win in 4 matches. In addition they confronted a setback initially of the match as their skipper Beth Mooney got ruled out from the event following an injury and was replaced by Laura Wolvaardt of South Africa.