Viewers love watching extraordinary knocks. And today in the 16th match of the Women's premier league, Sophie Devine of Royal challengers Banglore steal the show and become the star of the night. What a knock and what amazing shots. Spectators have only three words to say, Wow wow and wow. Devine brings the storm of 99 off 36 balls.
The story as happened -
In the 16th match of the Women's premier league between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) vs Gujrat Giants (GG) at Brabourne stadium Mumbai. Sneh Rana was leading Gujrat and Smriti Mandhana was leading Banglore. Gujrat won the toss and opted to bat first. But today it was not the night for Gujrat. As Devine fetched the unbelievable bombardment of the boundaries and help Banglore to register their 2nd win.
The Sophie Devine Show -
Royal challengers Banglore were playing their do-or-die match of the season against Gujrat Giants. The overall game was incredible. Fans have witnessed the real fight. Gujrat registered a score of 188 on the board. Bangalore have to chase the target of 189. Smiriti Mandhana and Sophie Devine opened the 2nd inning with a perfect positive approach. There started hitting since 1st ball. And become the team that scored the highest runs in the powerplay of this season of the women's premier league. They managed 79 runs in the powerplay and that's what helped the Banglore to chase the target in 15.3 overs.
Sophie played a beautiful knock of 99 off 36 balls by hitting 9 fours and 8 sixes. Just a run away for the glorious 100. Fans felt broken as Devine had to return on 99. But her shots and her whole knock were a treat to the eye. She hit the longest six of this tournament. What an amazing talent Devine has. And that's how ‘The Sophie Devine Show ’ helped Royal Challengers Banglore to register their 2nd win.
The super six of Sophie Devine -
Fans were stunned to watch the longest six of this game. It was the 9th over and Tanuja Kanwar was bowling. Devine was on the strike facing her 3rd ball of the over. Tanuja bowled the tossed-up ball. Sophie Devine hit the ball over long-on. The power Devine showed while hitting that ball was witnessed by everyone. The ball crossed the boundary and the second tier into the stands. That knock is full of power and this massive 94-meter six becomes the longest six of this tournament so far.
Twitter reacts -
Fans are stunned by Devine's knock. Twitter bows down to this Simply Devine. Read below.
March 18, 2023
This is just madness....Sophie Devine is just oozing with power, talent and class and has hit the longest six of WPL . She is unbeaten on 78* off just 26 deliveries after 9 overs. RCB still in the chase of top 3 as there NRR will sure have a massive boost after this game!#RCB— Adi (@Adi56253845) March 18, 2023
Sophie Devine is on FIRE 🔥🔥— Praneet Samaiya (@praneetsamaiya) March 18, 2023
Is the first 100 of #TataWPL loading... 🤞🤞#SophieDevine #RCB #RCBvsGG #GGvsRCB pic.twitter.com/t22mu06hMw
Our women's Gayle for @RCBTweets what a player she is Sophie devine 😱#rcbvsgg #RoyalChallengersBangalore— Miteshsinh Gohil (@im_mits27) March 18, 2023
Sophie Devine hits the biggest six of WPL - 94m#WPL #WPL2023 #RCBW #SmritiMandhana #SophieDevine #EllysePerry #SheIsBold pic.twitter.com/Y4bkxc5SIa— Raghav (@cheekufanclub18) March 18, 2023
Absolute carnage from Sophie devine 🔥🔥#WPLT20— Vishal (@Fanpointofviews) March 18, 2023
Sophie devine you f*king beast— Sahil (@vkrightarmquick) March 18, 2023
rcb mens team needs sophie devine.. what an hitting #WPL2023 #RCBvGG— saurabh tripathi (@_saurabh_tp) March 18, 2023