Ever since Harleen Deol, a member of the Indian women’s cricket team, caught Amy Jones’s tremendous catch near the boundary in the first T20 match against England, her catch is being praised on social media. His catch has so far been praised by veteran players like Sachin Tendulkar, Mithali Raj and now the name of Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi has also been included in it. Modi shared the catch taken by Harleen on his Instagram account story and praised him fiercely.
The PM also tagged this post to Harleen and wrote, ‘Amazing, very wonderful.’ Earlier, praising this catch of Harleen, Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar wrote that, ‘It was a wonderful catch by Harneel Deol. Obviously this is the best catch of the year for me. Harleen took a wonderful catch of Jones on the fifth ball of the 19th over of the England innings. Harleen jumped in the air to first stop the ball from crossing the boundary and then converted it into a catch in the second time.
Indian women lost in this match under DL rule
Batting first in this match, England scored 177 runs in 20 overs for the loss of 7 wickets. Natalie Seaver and Amy Jones played explosive innings for the team. In reply to 178 runs from England, India had scored 54 runs in 8.4 overs for the loss of 3 wickets when the weather hit the match and after that not a single ball game was possible. In the end, England were declared victorious by the umpires by 18 runs.