WPL 2023: Top 5 spinners to watch out for
Certain spinners are likely to garner a lot of eyeballs as they take the field in the T20 carnival. On Day 1 of the league, we saw Saika Ishaque and Amelia Kerr wreak havoc on Gujarat with their spin.
The much-awaited Women’s Premier League (WPL) kick-started on March 4. The WPL franchises have played an exciting brand of cricket so far in the competition and the fans have witnessed some breathtaking action.
There are many quality spinners featuring in the marquee tournament who have so far been able to leave the cricket fraternity in awe of their bowling displays. However, among them, we bring to you the top five names who are likely to garner a lot of eyeballs as they take the field in the T20 carnival.
Here are the top 5 spinners to watch out for in WPL 2023
5. Asha Sobhana
Asha Sobhana is one of the dependable spinners in the Indian domestic circuit. She has numerous variations up her sleeve and batters have found her tough to tackle. The 30-year-old is a genuine wicket-taker and has displayed her bowling might on many occasions.
Sobhana has featured in 18 T20 matches and picked up 23 scalps at an economy of 4.07. Talking about the List-A format, she has bagged 30 wickets in 22 games at an economy of 2.75. Further, she is no muck with the bat and has provided some vital contributions in her List-A career so far.
Royal Challengers Bangalore liked what they saw in Sobhana and therefore, acquired her services at the WPL 2023 auction for INR 10 lakh. The Trivandrum-born would look to bring her A-game into play in the ongoing edition of the marquee tournament.