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Rodrigues out of Hundred with injury; Lewis replaces her at Superchargers

India batter Jemimah Rodrigues has been dominated out of remainder of Northern Superchargers’ marketing campaign within the Ladies’s Hundred with a fractured wrist. She will likely be changed by Gaby Lewis, who will likely be obtainable for under two video games on both aspect of Eire’s three-match ODI collection towards Netherlands.

Rodrigues had sustained a blow to her proper wrist off Shakera Selman throughout India’s Commonwealth Video games match towards Barbados. She continued to play the competitors with a taped wrist and completed with 146 runs – the fifth-most. On this season’s Hundred opener, Rodrigues smashed 51 off simply 32 balls opening the batting towards defending champions Oval Invincibles, earlier than being dismissed for 2 towards London Spirit. She was the highest scorer for the Superchargers final 12 months.

That is the second time Lewis is changing an India participant within the Hundred. Final 12 months she was a part of Southern Courageous after Smriti Mandhana left for dwelling in the direction of the tip of the league phases to arrange for India’s tour of Australia.

She will likely be obtainable for Superchargers conflict towards Birmingham Phoenix on August 19 after which for the match towards Courageous on August 31. Eire and Netherlands play three ODIs in Amstelveen from August 22 to 26, for which Lewis will likely be on worldwide responsibility.

Within the absence of Laura Delany, Lewis had captained Eire within the dwelling collection towards South Africa final month.

Talking of her Superchargers call-up, Lewis mentioned: “I’m excited to be returning to play within the Hundred as soon as once more, after getting a style for the competitors final 12 months. Will probably be a juggle of commitments between Eire and the Superchargers, however I’m eager to make sure I can contribute to each groups as totally as I can.”

Danielle Hazell, Superchargers’ head coach, mentioned: “Regardless of solely nonetheless being 21, Gaby has a wealth of expertise and we’ve seen what she will be able to do within the Hundred earlier than. We really feel she has a superb ability set that can profit our squad.”

Rodrigues faces a race to be match for India’s tour of England, which begins on September 10. The collection contains three T20Is adopted by three ODIs.

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