Chandigarh U-19 Women’s cricket team captain Kashavee Gautam created history and entered Cricket record books.As a part of the PayTM Women’s Under-19 One Day Trophy match, Chandigarh scored 186 runs in 50 overs, for the loss of four wickets against Arunachal Pradesh at the KSRM Engineering College Cricket Ground, Kadapa.
Captain Kashavee Gautam with 49 runs stood as the top scorer, with decent contributions from Simran Johal (42), and Mohal (41).
Bowling second, Chandigarh routed Arunachal Pradesh for just 25 runs in 8.5 overs.Kashavee Gautam who bowled a fiery spell of 4.5 overs picked all the 10 wickets conceding just 12 runs.Her spell included a maiden.
Shockingly, there were 8 duck outs in the Arunachal Pradesh team.
Kashavee Gautam became the third cricket player after England Jim Laker (off-spinner), and Indian legend Anil Kumble (Leg-spinner) to take 10 wickets in an innings.
Jim Laker took his 10-wickets against Australia in a Test match in 1956, while Anil Kumble achieved the feat against archrivals Pakistan in the famous 1999 Delhi Test match.