Gold Coast. India’s T20 international captain Harmanpreet Kaur, who was included in the team after missing out on the one-day and then the one-day Test against Australia, said on Wednesday that she should win the three-match T20 series against the hosts at any cost. will have to be achieved. The Indian women’s team lost the three-match ODI series 1-2, which was followed by a historic pink-ball Test draw.
Harmanpreet could not play in both ODIs and Tests due to a thumb injury. Now she has recovered from this injury and is looking forward to end this tour by winning the T20 series. Harmanpreet said on the eve of the first T20 International on Thursday, ‘It is unfortunate that I could not play in ODIs and Tests but if there was more time between ODIs and Test matches, I could have recovered from injury. Now that is a thing of the past.
He said, ‘Now we want to go on the field and do our best and win the series at any cost. These three matches are very important for us. Harmanpreet said that getting a chance to play all three formats on one tour is a good sign for women’s cricket. He said, ‘Earlier, we used to play mostly ODIs and T20s but now we are getting a chance to play in all three formats which is good for us. I think everyone should get equal opportunity.
Harmanpreet said, ‘Before this series, we played South Africa and England after about a year but I can say that we are in good form now. Playing cricket continuously helps the team to improve in every department.
He said, ‘We did not get to play cricket in the last one year and then we got the opportunity. Living in a bio-bubble, being away from friends and family for long periods of time and following all the rules and regulations was difficult but it is so.