Shafali Verma is the primary ranked short-form batter and she or he joins Birmingham Phoenix as a substitute for Sophie Devine.
Harmanpreet Kaur will star within the opening match, on the Kia Oval on July 21, as she joins Manchester Originals. Jemimah Rodrigues will characteristic for Northern Superchargers.
“It is very thrilling that I’ll get to play within the first-ever sport of The Hundred,” Harmanpreet Kaur mentioned in an official launch issued by the Hundred.
“It will likely be particular to make historical past, particularly with a ladies’s match at such an enormous floor. We have performed in entrance of some giant crowds in India and it is at all times a terrific expertise for the gamers,” she added.
Smriti Mandhana is about to type a devastating opening partnership with Danni Wyatt at Southern Courageous, whereas Deepti Sharma joins England captain Heather Knight at London Spirit.
Beth Barrett-Wild, Head of the Hundred Ladies’s competitors mentioned: “It is so good to lastly be capable to affirm the involvement of a few of the superstars from the India group. They are a vastly thrilling group of gamers they usually’ll carry loads to the competitors. I am unable to look forward to July 21, I am unable to look forward to the entire competitors, and I am unable to look forward to followers to see these world-class gamers doing what they do greatest.”
The Hundred, which is an ECB brainchild, will characteristic eight groups taking over one another. The primary match within the competitors can be performed between the ladies’s groups of Oval Invincibles and Manchester Originals on July 21.
The Hundred is a 100-ball cricket competitors that may see outstanding gamers (each women and men) that includes within the match later this 12 months within the English summer time.