With less than two months for the inaugural season Cent, The tournament franchises began to attract players from all over the world. Northern Superchargers signed with young Indian superstar Jemimah Rogridues, who became the latest Indian to star in.
Participating in the 100-ball tournament, Rodrigues will join fellow countrymen Harmanbrit Kaur, Smriti Mandana and Chavali Verma in the competition, which begins on July 21, and includes eight men’s and women’s teams. These four were also part of the Kia Super League, which now ends in 2019, paving the way for the European Central Bank to include women in The Hundred. The multi-skilled youngster is enthusiastically looking to be a part of this new cricket tournament.
“I’ve played for the Yorkshire Diamonds and my team is Northern Superchargers. So, I’ve played quite a few of them before. Lauren Winfield is our captain.”
The Indian multi-skilled player, who made her international debut in 2018 as a teenager, will represent India in a one-time Test match against England set to start from June 16, which will be followed by three international matches in one day and three T20s. She will extend her stay in England to participate in The Hundred, which begins six days after the Indian T20 series concludes with Australia on July 16.
Besides Rodrigues, a number of other world class players will also be part of the Superchargers’ squad. Lauren Winfield Hill, who was part of the English World Cup winning team, and Australian wicket keeper Alyssa Healy will also play for the Northern Superchargers. English bowler Phoebe Graham and bat Amy Campbell will also join the Supercharger.
hundreds The tournament, postponed in 2020, will start from July 21, with the first women’s match between Oval Invincibles and Manchester Originals being held at The Oval in London.
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