HomeTop NewsBeat Sri Lanka by 34 runs in the first T20, Jemima became...

Beat Sri Lanka by 34 runs in the first T20, Jemima became the player of the match

Published on

The Indian women’s cricket team defeated hosts Sri Lanka by 34 runs in the first match of the three-match T20I series. Batting first after winning the toss, India scored 138 runs for the loss of 6 wickets in 20 overs. Jemima Rodrigues top scored with 36 runs…

The Indian women’s cricket team defeated hosts Sri Lanka by 34 runs in the first match of the three-match T20I series. Batting first after winning the toss, India scored 138 runs for the loss of 6 wickets in 20 overs. Jemima Rodrigues top scored with 36 runs. Captain Harmanpreet Kaur played an innings of 22 runs.

In reply, Sri Lanka’s team could only score 104 runs in 20 overs for the loss of 5 wickets. Kavisha Dilhari scored the highest 47 runs. Radha Yadav took two wickets for India. Deepti Sharma, Pooja Vastrakar and Shefali Burma took 1-1 wickets. The second match of the series will be played on June 25.

India’s two wickets fell for 17 runs, in this match, the Indian team had a very poor start and two wickets fell on the score of just 17 runs. Star batsman Smriti Mandhana was dismissed after scoring just 1 run. Sabhinene Meghna returned to the pavilion without opening the account. Oshadi Ranasinghe took both the wickets. Shefali Verma was dismissed for 31 runs off 31 balls. He hit four fours in his innings.

Captain Harmanpreet Kaur also returned to the pavilion after five balls of Shefali’s dismissal. Harmanpreet scored 22 runs in 20 balls with the help of three fours.

Rodriguez was not out till the end, after losing four wickets for 58 runs, Jemima took over the Indian innings. She scored 36 runs in 27 balls with the help of three fours and a six and was not out till the end. Among other batsmen, Richa Ghosh scored 11, Pooja Vastkar (14) and Deepti Sharma (17).

Disclaimer: This story is auto-aggregated by a computer program and has not been created or edited by Prachand.in. Publisher: Bhaskar News

More like this