The Hundred Women's Competition

LONDON: Five Indian women cricketers have signed on for The Hundred, including the world’s highest ranked batter, when the competition gets under way this summer.

Shafali Verma is the No. 1 ranked short-form batter and joins Birmingham Phoenix as a replacement for Sophie Devine.

Harmanpreet Kaur will star in the opening match, at the Kia Oval on July 21, as she joins Manchester Originals. Jemimah Rodrigues will feature for Northern Superchargers.