Shafali Verma is the youngest Indian female cricketer who broke Sachin's record
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Sachin Tendulkar is still the most loved cricket legend, even after years of retirement. The master blaster is also the King of a huge number of cricket records and is also the most respected cricketer. Like every other Indian, Shafali also loved Sachin and wanted to be a cricketer.

Shafali Verma is the youngest Indian female cricketer who broke Sachin's record

Shafali Verma, a 15-year-old Indian batswoman has broken the long unbroken record of Sachin Tendulkar. She became the youngest Indian to score an International T20 half-century and against West Indies in Saint Lucia.

Shafali Verma is the youngest Indian female cricketer who broke Sachin's record

Sachin Tendulkar was the record holder to score a T20I 50 when he was, 16 years and 214 days old. He had scored 59 in a test match against Pakistan. Shafali got the achievement during the age of 15 and 285 days, She scored 73 runs in 49 balls by breaking Master Blaster’s record.

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Shafali Verma is the youngest Indian female cricketer who broke Sachin's record
Shafali Verma is the youngest Indian female cricketer who broke Sachin's record
Shafali Verma of Velocity plays a shot during match 2 of the Women’s T20 Challenge, 2019 between the Trailblazers and Velocity held at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur on the 8th May 2019 Photo by: Faheem Hussain /SPORTZPICS for BCCI

Shafali was insulted and abused by the neighbors for loving cricket. Every day morning she used to cycle for more than 8kms to practice cricket. Her words “It was initially a struggle to play against the boys. I was always hit in the helmet. On some occasions, they even broke my helmet grid. But I never gave up.”

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