New Delhi. Young wicketkeeper Richa Ghosh became the seventh Indian cricketer to join the upcoming Women’s Big Bash League, signing a deal with the Hobart Hurricanes. This will be 18-year-old Richa Ghosh’s first season in the league. Earlier, Smriti Mandhana and Deepti Sharma (Sydney Thunder), Shefali Verma and Radha Yadav (Sydney Sixers), Jemima Rodriguez and Harmanpreet Kaur (Melbourne Renegades) have also signed with this Australian T20 league for the 2021 season.
Ghosh, who celebrated her 18th birthday this week, made her international debut last year in the tri-nation women’s T20I series. His strike rate in T20 is above 100. He said on the team’s website, “I am very excited to play in the WBBL. I would like to thank the Hurricanes for this opportunity and look forward to meeting my new teammates.” Took a break.