RRR moment in WPL? Response to Jemimah’s photo with Kapp breaks the internet
Delhi Capitals started their Women’s Premier League campaign on a winning note, defeating Royal Challengers Bangalore by 60 runs. Asked to bat first, DC posted a total of 223/2 in 20 overs after Shafali Verma and skipper Meg Lanning scored 84 and 72 respectively. Later, Jemimah Rodrigues and Marijan Kapp also forged a quick partnership and guided DC to a huge total. Apart from playing a brilliant inning of 22 runs, Jemima took the internet by storm with her brilliant reply to a tweet.
After the match, a picture of Jemimah and Marijan went viral on social media, in which both the players were seen appealing for no ball. Responding to that picture, Jemima shared a still from the famous Telugu film, RRR starring actor Ram Charan and NTR Jr. “Sam Energy @kappie777,” the caption of the post read.
same energy @kappy777#wpl #DC #RRR https://t.co/CVWcZkMQOg pic.twitter.com/UGvHSHNI2I
— Jemima Rodrigues (@JemiRodrigues) March 5, 2023
Talking about the game, Shafali Verma and Meg Lanning struck fifties while left-arm pacer Tara Norris took five wickets as Delhi Capitals thrashed Royal Challengers Bangalore by 60 runs in their opening game of the tournament. defeated.
Norris destroyed the RCB lineup, returning figures of 5/29 after Delhi Capitals posted 223 for two at the Brabourne Stadium.
Chasing a mammoth 224, the Smriti Mandhana-led side posted 163 for eight in 20 overs.
Earlier, opener Shafali and Aussie skipper Lanning scored brilliant knocks of 84 and 72 respectively as DC posted their second successive WPL 200-plus score. Mumbai Indians posted 207 for five as they bowled out Gujarat Giants for 64 in their opening WPL match on Saturday.
While India’s young opener played some power-packed strokes in her 84, which came off just 45 balls (10 fours and four sixes), Australia captain Lanning was more clinical in her shots, hitting 43 runs in just 43 balls. Scored 72 runs (14 fours) as the duo destroyed the RCB bowling in a tailspin.
(With PTI inputs)
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