The Mumbai Indians squad came together for their first-ever practise on Saturday, February 25, in preparation for the debut of the Women’s Premier League. Harmanpreet Kaur, the captain of India and the Mumbai Indians, will join the group following the team’s elimination from the T20 World Cup.
Coach Charlotte Edwards was jovial as she spoke to the players. The WPL season will begin on March 4 with Mumbai Indians taking on Gujarat Giants.
First team huddle, first training session for our team – all😄#OneFamily #MumbaiIndians #AaliRe #WPL pic.twitter.com/zmCX7PvuaU
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) February 25, 2023
Coach Edwards from MI spoke to the girls and engaged them in a fun interactive activity. The former England player met Indian players from the area. In addition to Edwards, Devika Palshikar, the batting coach, was seen interacting with the players.
MI Women Players bought at WPL 2023 auction: Harmanpreet Kaur (INR 1.8 crore), Nat Sciver (INR 3.2 crore), Amelia Kerr (INR 1 crore), Pooja Vastrakar (INR 1.9 crore), Yastika Bhatia (INR 1.5 crore), Heather Graham (INR 30 lakh), Isabelle Wong (INR 30 lakh), Amanjot Kaur (INR 50 lakh), Dhara Gujar (INR 10 lakh), Saika Ishaque (INR 10 lakh), Hayley Matthews (INR 40 lakh), Chloe Tryon (INR 30 lakh), Humairaa Khazi (INR 10 lakh), Priyanka Bala (INR 20 lakh), Sonam Yadav (INR 10 lakh), Jintimani Kalita (INR 10 lakh), Neelam Bisht (INR 10 lakh)