ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh declares Rs 5 lakh reward for Harmanpreet Kaur

PTI, Jul, 23 2017

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh on Sunday announced a cash reward of Rs five lakh for Harmanpreet Kaur for her performance that steered India to the finals of ICC Women's World Cup.

India's Harmanpreet Kaur during her innings against Australia. AP

India's Harmanpreet Kaur during her innings against Australia. AP

The chief minister conveyed this to Harmanpreet's father, Harmandar Singh, whom he called up to congratulate, an official spokesperson said in Chandigarh.

The Chief Minister lauded Harmanpreet's score of 171 not out of 115 balls in the semi-final against Australia.

Wishing the best to Harmanpreet for the final match between India and England, the Chief Minister hoped that she would continue to make the country proud with her continuing brilliance.

Celebrations have been on at Harmanpreet's home in Moga in Punjab after her 171-run knock against Australia in the semi-final, one of the greatest ODI knocks in women's cricket.

Published Date: Jul 23, 2017 | Updated Date: Jul 23, 2017



Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 4493 125
2 South Africa 3395 110
3 England 4097 105
4 Australia 3087 100
5 New Zealand 3114 97
Rank Team Points Rating
1 South Africa 5957 119
2 Australia 5505 117
3 India 4579 114
4 England 5645 113
5 New Zealand 5123 111
Rank Team Points Rating
1 New Zealand 1625 125
2 England 1962 123
3 Pakistan 2417 121
4 West Indies 2222 117
5 India 2183 115