Brisbane Heat batsman Grace Harris made headlines after hitting a six with a broken bat during a Women’s Big Bash League match. Grace also broke the century mark against Perth Scorchers. The video of the Australian player went viral on social media. Notably, Grace Harris broke the records held by Indian women batsmen Smriti Mandanna and Ashley Gardner in WWBBL history.

New Delhi, Sports Desk. Brisbane Heat batsman Grace Harris created a stir by hitting a six with a broken bat during the Women’s Bash League match against Perth Heat on Sunday. This match has been played at North Sydney Oval. During this period, Harris also made the record of breaking a century.

The 13th over was bowled by Perth Scorchers fast bowler Pippa Cleary. Before facing the second pitch, Harris told his teammates that if his bat was broken, they should bring new bats. However, Harris could not get immediate help with the bat from the dugout, so he continued playing.

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Harris’s video goes viral

On the second ball, Grace Harris hit a long six towards long off. The bat broke into two pieces as soon as it came in contact with the ball. The handle of the bat remained in the hands of Grace Harris while the other part fell towards Midwick.

However, Grace Harris’ shot was so powerful that it became a six-point game. Seeing this scene everyone could not stop laughing. Well, fans also liked what Grace Harris said while requesting the new bat. “I can play it,” Harris said. No problem. Even if the bat breaks, I will still hit the ball. “Harris proved that.

In addition to his six, Harris also had four in the round. Clary’s round cost 17 points. Scorchers bowlers gave away 43 runs in three overs at an economy rate of 14.30. He is the most expensive bowler of his team.

Smriti Mandhana’s record broken!

Grace Harris scored unbeaten 136 runs with the help of 12 fours and 11 sixes in just 59 balls. His strike rate is 230.51. Brisbane Heat recorded their second highest score of the tournament with a score of 229/7.

During this, Grace Harris broke the records of Smriti Mandana and Ashley Gardner. Grace Harris became the highest run-scorer in the history of the Women’s Big Bash League. Smriti Mandhana and Ashley Gardner played an inning of 114 runs. Harris broke that record.