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Alyssa Healy enters ‘Club 100’ in T20 Internationals

first_imgAlyssa Healy enters ‘Club 100’ in T20 InternationalsAlyssa Healy has been one of Australia’s top players in recent times and was also named the ICC T20I Player of the Year last December.advertisement Press Trust of India SydneySeptember 30, 2019UPDATED: September 30, 2019 18:34 IST Alyssa Healy was named the ICC T20I Player of the Year last December. (IANS Photo)HIGHLIGHTSAlyssa Healy became the ninth woman to appear in 100 Twenty20 InternationalsHealy got there during the second T20 International against Sri Lanka at North Sydney OvalHealy was also named the ICC T20I Player of the Year last DecemberOne of the Australian team’s key players in recent years, wicket-keeper Alyssa Healy on Monday became the ninth woman to appear in 100 Twenty20 Internationals.The 29-year-old is only the second Australian to achieve the feat after Ellyse Perry, an ICC statement said.Healy got there during the second T20 International against Sri Lanka at North Sydney Oval.Australia’s season got underway on Sunday with the first of three T20Is against Sri Lanka in Sydney, which will be followed by a three-match ODI series in Brisbane.Healy has been one of Australia’s top players in recent times and was also named the ICC T20I Player of the Year last December.Since the 2017 50-over World Cup, she has scored more runs in limited-overs cricket than any of her Australian teammates.She was the Player of the Series in the previous edition of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup.Healy made her T20I debut as a 19-year-old in February 2010. Australia is also scheduled to host India and England in a tri-series before the T20 World Cup.Also Read | Harbhajan Singh wonders why this batsman is being overlooked. Yuvraj Singh nails it with his witAlso Read | S Sreesanth discloses why he hates Chennai Super KingsAlso See:For sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted bySaurabh Kumar Tags :Follow Alyssa Healy Nextlast_img read more

Scientists from UN health agency arrive to help Gabon fight latest Ebola

WHO has received reports of 10 deaths from the deadly virus among a total of 12 suspected cases, the agency said today, noting that like previous outbreaks, the cases have been confined to the northeastern region of the country. “WHO and its partners will work with the Gabonese authorities to contain the disease and to prevent any potential spread in local communities,” said Dr. Mike Ryan, Coordinator of Global Alert and Response at WHO headquarters in Geneva. “It is very important that there is an effective and coordinated international response to this outbreak.” Gabon’s first verified Ebola outbreak occurred in December 1994 in gold mining encampments, WHO said. Two other epidemics were confirmed in February 1996, when 13 people became ill after butchering a dead chimpanzee they had found, and later that year in October. read more