reportcricket5 months ago

India Women vs England Women | Smriti Mandhana complements bowlers’ efforts to guide India to series win

The Mithali Raj-led Indian team put up a stunning all-round performance to take the team to an unassailable 2-0 series lead against England at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. After bowlers restricted the visitors to 161, Smriti Mandhana led the chase with a half-century with Raj giving her company.
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newscricket10 months ago

India vs Sri Lanka Women's | Bowlers shine as India thrash Sri Lanka by 9 wickets in 1st ODI

It was a combined bowling performance in the first ODI of the series at Galle that lead to a nine-wicket victory for the Indian side against Sri Lanka on Tuesday. Mansi Joshi scalped three wickets for India while left-handed opener Smriti Mandhana top-scored with unbeaten 73 in the run-chase.
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newscricketa year ago

Poonam Yadav’s three-fer helps India blue clinch Women’s T20 Challenger Trophy

Indian cricketer Poonam Yadav's three-wicket haul has helped India Blue defeat the India Red team by a very close margin to clinch the Women’s T20 Challenger Trophy at the KSCA Cricket Ground in Alur. India Blue have managed to bag the title in spite of skipper Mithali Raj’s absence.
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newscricketa year ago

VIDEO | Pooja Vastrakar six breaks the scoreboard with a humongous six

How often do we see sixes breaking things at cricket grounds? In the second ODI of the India-Australia women’s game, 18-year-old Pooja Vastrakar found a new thing to break as she completely shattered the manual scoreboard with a massive six over mid-wicket off left-arm spinner Jess Jonassen.
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reportcricketa year ago

India vs Australia women | Nicole Bolton guides visitors to unassailable series lead

Nicole Bolton’s 84-run knock and half-centuries from Ellyse Perry and Beth Mooney helped Australia secure a comprehensive 2-0 series victory over India after winning the 2nd match by 60 runs. Chasing 287, India faltered as they kept losing wickets at regular intervals to end the innings at 227 runs.
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newscricketa year ago

India Women team thrash South Africa by 88 runs in first ODI

South African women were wrapped up for 125 runs by India's lethal bowling duo, Jhulan Goswami (4/24) and Shikha Pandey (3/23), as they fell 88 runs short of the target. Earlier, Smriti Mandhana (84) and skipper Mithali Raj (45) had helped the side put up a competitive target of 214 runs.
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newscricket2 years ago

Diana Edulji: N. Srinivasan hates women's cricket

Former Indian women’s team skipper Diana Edulji has revealed that ex-BCCI president N.Srinivasan once told her that if it were up to him, he wouldn’t let women’s cricket happen. The 61-year-old also branded the BCCI as a male chauvinist organization for their attitude towards women’s cricket.
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newscricket2 years ago

She batted against boys and played easily against that pace: Punam Raut’s coach

Punam Raut’s coach Sanjay Gaitonde narrates how she was comfortable facing fast bowling from boys of her age since she was 10 and used to train with Rohit Sharma. He also stated how the Indian Women’s opener always had the knack for batting with a naturally athletic physique.
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reportcricket2 years ago

ICC Women’s World Cup | England defeat India to bag their fourth title

England restricted India to 219 handing them a nine-run defeat to deny them their first ever title owing to some outstanding death bowling by Anya Shrubsole and Alex Hartley. Earlier in the game, the hosts could manage to score a below-par 228, but that eventually proved to be sufficient.
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newscricket2 years ago

ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 | India thrash New Zealand to book semifinals berth

Indian women produced an all-round performance to register a convincing 186-run victory over New Zealand and book a place in the semis. The Kiwis were restricted to a paltry 79 after excellent innings from Mithali Raj(109) and Veda Krishnamurthy(70) helped India post a competitive 265 on the board.
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