Shafali Verma (Getty Photos)
NEW DELHI: Teen sensation Shafali Verma desires to study the artwork of leaving good deliveries as she is gearing up for the one-off Take a look at and ODI collection in opposition to England in June.
Shafali, who is known for her exploits in T20 cricket, has been named in India’s Take a look at and ODI squad for the multi-format collection in opposition to England.
“[India] Ladies are attending to play their first Take a look at in seven years. I’ve been given the possibility [to be part of the Test squad], so my intention could be to study from that Take a look at match as a lot as I can about selecting the best balls to play, staying on within the center so long as doable,” ESPNcricinfo quoted Shafali as saying.
England and India will lock horns in a one-off Take a look at match, three ODIs, and three T20Is. Shafali is wanting ahead to studying as a lot as she will from each ODI and Take a look at codecs.
“All codecs – ODIs, T20Is, and Assessments – have completely different experiences and classes to supply, so I’d be wanting ahead to studying from each the ODI and Take a look at codecs,” she stated.
Having performed 22 matches within the shortest format of the sport, Shafali will make her debut in Take a look at and ODIs if she will get the possibility to function within the enjoying XI.
Shafali, the youngest Indian girl to play T20I cricket, stated her aim within the upcoming tour might be to attain good runs for her facet.
“Each time I get an opportunity [call-up] like this, I look out for alternatives to play matches in order that I’m able to show myself and my model of play and go on to construct a superb profession for myself,” stated Shafali.
“Everybody feels good after getting their maiden call-ups, and I felt good, too. My aim [in the upcoming tour of England] could be to verify I rating properly for my staff,” she added.
The 2 groups will first sq. off in a four-day Take a look at match, starting June 16. Then they are going to lock horns in three ODIs starting June 27 with the matches slated to be performed at Bristol, Taunton, and Worzcester.
Each groups will then sq. off in three T20Is, starting July 9 and the three matches might be performed at Northampton, Hove, and Chelmsford.
Take a look at & ODI squad: Mithali Raj (Captain), Smriti Mandhana, Harmanpreet Kaur (vice-captain), Punam Raut, Priya Punia, Deepti Sharma, Jemimah Rodrigues, Shafali Verma, Sneh Rana, Taniya Bhatia (wicket-keeper), Indrani Roy (wicket-keeper), Jhulan Goswami, Shikha Pandey, Pooja Vastrakar, Arundhati Reddy, Poonam Yadav, Ekta Bisht, Radha Yadav.
T20I squad: Harmanpreet Kaur (Captain) Smriti Mandhana (vice-captain), Deepti Sharma, Jemimah Rodrigues, Shafali Verma, Richa Ghosh, Harleen Deol, Sneh Rana, Taniya Bhatia (wicket-keeper), Indrani Roy (wicket-keeper), Shikha Pandey, Pooja Vastrakar, Arundhati Reddy, Poonam Yadav, Ekta Bisht, Radha Yadav, Simaran Dil Bahadur.