Saurabh Saket ∙ Oct 15 2022, 12:34 PM

Harmanpreet Kaur breaks the record for most T20I appearances

image-l99w1dceHarmanpreet Kaur made her 137th appearances in T20I cricket (Source: Twitter)

Indian skipper Harmanpreet Kaur has been a cornerstone for the Blues in the shortest format of the game. The player has grown from a young fiery player to a dependable skipper that the nation can rely on.

Harmanpreet recently made her 137th outing in T20I cricket during the Asia Cup final against Sri Lanka, that saw India win the contest by eight wickets to lift the title for a record seventh time.

The win for more special as Harmanpreet's outing saw her surpass New Zealand's talisman Suzie Bates to become the player with most appearances in the shortest format of the game in women's cricket.

She's being closely followed by Suzie Bates with 136 appearances, England's Danielle Wyatt with 135 outings and Australia's Alyssa Healy 132 games to their name.

Harmanpreet who made her debut on 11th June 2009 in the T20 World Cup against England has went on to become one of the biggest names in the sport.

The batter has amassed 2683 runs in her 122 innings in the format with a ton and eight half-centuries to her name. 

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