Chamari Atapattu's unbeaten innings of 178 which enriched Sri Lanka from beginning to end!
Attention of everyone was focused on the unbeaten innings of 178 of opener Chamari Atapattu who represented Sri Lanka at the match between Australia and Sri Lanka played yesterday (29) for the Women's World Cup where Australia clinched victory. In her innings she clobered 22 fours and 6 sixes. A scene where she was emotionally welcome at the end of her inningswas covered among several international media.
In this match Sri Lanka scored 257 for the loss of 9 wickets in their allotted 50 overs while the Australian team passed that total with the loss of only 2 wickets and the 152 runs notched by Laning for Australia too attracted attention. Chamari who is passing through her 27th year on the other hand has participated in 60 one-dayers and amassed 1728 runs by now. In this context she has 2 centuries and 12 half-centuries to her credit. Video scenes of the video of how she was warmly welcome, from below