Smriti was signed by Western Storm ahead of the forthcoming version that capabilities 6 teams.
The 21-12 months-outdated has scored in excess of 826 operates with a highest score of 76 in the 40 T20 Internationals she has played so significantly.
Mandhana has also played for Brisbane Warmth in the Women’s Massive Bash League in Australia.
Previous month, she captained the IPL Trailblazers in the just one-off exhibition recreation organised by the BCCI.
“We are definitely psyched that Smriti will be joining us. She is just one of the brightest young talents in the recreation at the minute. Though she is however young, she has a good deal of expertise of the recreation at the highest degree and we consider that she will verify to be an exceptional signing,” said Western Storm mentor Trevor Griffin.
Looking ahead to the new challenge, Mandhana said, “To be the 1st Indian player to show up in the match is a genuine honour and I hope that I can assistance Western Storm to more achievement.”