O Skip! The Aussie skipper and her batting skills are a treat for spectators and well a nightmare for bowlers! Leading from the front always and making sure she takes her team across the finish line! Watch out people, Lanning is landing!
Captain Meg successfully led Australia to the World T20 title last time in the Carribean andshe will be looking to defend the title at home this time. In 95 T20I matches, Meg has scored 2581 runs at an average of 36.85 with 2 hundredsand 13 fifties to her name. She is currently placed 2nd in ICC T20 Batting rankings for women.
Full name Meghann Moira Lanning
Born March 25, 1992, Singapore
Major teams Australia Women, Victoria Women
Playing role Top-order batsman
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm medium
Relation Sister – A Lanning