WPL 2023: In the Women’s Premier League, a match was played between UP Warriors and Royal Challengers Bangalore on Wednesday. In this match, RCB defeated the UP team by 5 wickets. This was RCB’s first win in the tournament. With this win, the RCB team remains in the race for the playoffs. 20-year-old Kanika Ahuja was instrumental in RCB’s victory. He played a brilliant inning in this match. He was also named player of the match for his performance.
Who is 20 year old Kanika
Kanika Ahuja scored an inning of 46 runs in 30 balls at a strike rate of 153.33 in this match. During this he hit 8 fours and a six. His innings helped RCB get their first point in the tournament. Coming to Kanika Ahuja, born in Patiala, Punjab, Kanika wanted to try her hand at skating since childhood. He has participated in national level tournaments in skating.
Her coach was instrumental in turning Kanika towards cricket. Kanika’s coach in school asked her to concentrate on playing cricket. Since then she started playing cricket and went ahead in this game. Today this game made him famous overnight in the whole country. What Kanika achieved at the age of 20 is beyond the power of good players.
how was the match
In this match played between UP Warriors and Royal Challengers Bangalore, RCB captain Smriti Mandhana won the toss and decided to bowl. Electing to bat first, the UP Warriors team got all out for 135 in 19.3 overs. Chasing the target of 136, the RCB team won the match by 5 wickets, scoring 136 runs at the loss of 5 wickets in 18 overs itself.