ICC WWC 2022 Final Match Latest Updates: Alyssa Healy scored a century, husband Mitchell Starc cheered for her
ICC WWC 2022 Final Match Latest Updates: Australia women’s team batsman Alyssa Healy scored a century in the Women’s World Cup final and her husband Michelle Starc was seen applauding her.
Alyssa Healy and Mitchell Starc are one of the rare couples who represent Australia for the women’s and men’s teams respectively. On several occasions, the pair have given cricket fans major doubles goals and a similar incident happened on Sunday when Healy scored a century and her husband was seen cheering for them.
The Australia women’s team faced England in the final of the ICC Women’s World Cup 2022 and Healy made headlines for his scintillating knock of 170 runs in 138 balls.
Mitchell Starc applauding Alyssa Healy’s Incredible Hundred in the final of Women’s World Cup 2022. pic.twitter.com/TKoCO5G0kC
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Australia, one of the strong contenders to win the World Cup, was asked to bat first, with defending champions England winning the toss. Alyssa Healy came out to open the innings with Rachel Haynes, and the pair shared a 160-run stand before Haynes (68 for 93) was dismissed by Sophie Ecclestone.
Healy, however, continued her attack on the England bowlers and continued to score her century, after which cameras caught her husband Mitchell Starc admiring his wife sitting in the stands. (ICC WWC 2022 Final Match Latest Updates)
Netizens couldn’t help but stop themselves from sneaking into the couple. Moreover, pictures of Stark’s wife appreciating the effort are now going viral on social media.
Mitchell Starc made it to Christchurch to watch Alyssa Healy in the final!
— Lachlan McKirdy (@LMcKirdy7) April 3, 2022
Undoubtedly, it will be an emotional moment for the Aussie pair, but Healy grabbed more glory as he also scored a half-century, before being dismissed for 170, by Anya Shrubsole. (ICC WWC 2022 Final Match Latest Updates)
Mitchell Starc, applauds his wife Alyssa Healy as she follows up her century in the semi final with another in the #CWC22 final. He’s not the best player in his household…and he’s proud of it. Because love ❤️ pic.twitter.com/oEICWwnUPt
— Aatif Nawaz (@AatifNawaz) April 3, 2022
The Australian batsman drew loud applause from the crowd and even England’s supporters acknowledged Alyssa Healy’s match-changing knock. (ICC WWC 2022 Final Match Latest Updates)
Talking about the Women’s World Cup final, Beth Mooney also scored a half-century, helping the Aussies reach a total of 356/5. Defending champions England will be a mountain to climb if they hope to retain their World Cup crown.