IND-W vs SA-W LIVE – ICC Women WC LIVE, India Lose to SA: Indian women team been eliminated from the ICC Women World Cup. India lost to South Africa in a most dramatic sequence of events on a very last ball of the match. SA needed 7 of last 6 balls & India got much needed wicket of Du Preez on the 5th ball. But as Preez was about to go out of the GROUND, umpire signalled Deepti Sharma’s delivery as NO-BALL. Ironically Du Preez hit the winning run on the last ball to ELIMINATE India – Follow ICC Women WC LIVE Updates with InsideSport.IN
ICC Women World Cup Semifinals
- Australia vs West Indies on 30th March 3:30 AM
- South Africa vs England on 31st March 6:30 AM
IND-W vs SA-W LIVE: HEARTBREAK for India, eliminated from ICC Women WORLD Cup in a DRAMATIC WAY by South Africa
India Lose to SA – Harmanpreet Performance Goes for Waste: Earlier Harmanpreet did a star act to keep India in hunt. Be it batting, bowling or even fielding, Indian vice-captain could not do anything wrong on the day.
After playing a innings of 48 in morning, Harmanpreet picked two most important wickets in South African line up to peg them back in the chase.
Harmanpreet first took the wicket of Laura Wolvaardt & than sent Sune Luus back to pavilion. If that was not enough she orchestrated two run-outs & took a catch under pressure to keep India in the hunt.
Earlier the African team led by Laura Wolvaardt (80) & Lara Goodall (49) added 125 runs for the 2nd Wicket which in the end proved to be crucial.
Indian Women won the toss and opted to bat to end with score of 274/7 in 50 Overs.
3 Indian batters Smriti Mandhana (71), Shafali Verma (53), Mithali Raj (68), scored half-centuries while Harmanpreet Kaur contributed 48. This is a DO or DIE clash for India as win against South Africa will take them to Semifinals of the World Cup.
SOUTH Africa Batting Scorecard – Chase 275 to WIN
|Lizelle Lee||run out (Kaur)||6||15||17||1||0||40.00|
|Laura Wolvaardt||b Kaur||80||79||106||11||0||101.26|
|Lara Goodall||st †Ghosh b Gayakwad||49||69||85||4||0||71.01|
|Sune Luus (c)||lbw b Kaur||22||27||41||1||0||81.48|
|Mignon du Preez||not out||52||63||106||2||0||82.53|
|Marizanne Kapp||run out (Kaur/†Ghosh)||32||30||33||3||0||106.66|
|Chloe Tryon||c & b Gayakwad||17||9||15||3||0||188.88|
|Trisha Chetty †||run out (Kaur/Sharma)||7||7||13||0||0||100.00|
|Shabnim Ismail||not out||2||2||9||0||0||100.00|
|Extras||(lb 3, nb 1, w 4)||8|
|TOTAL||(50 Ov, RR: 5.50)||275/7|
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Lizelle Lee, 4.4 ov), 2-139 (Lara Goodall, 26.5 ov), 3-145 (Laura Wolvaardt, 27.5 ov), 4-182 (Sune Luus, 36.1 ov), 5-229 (Marizanne Kapp, 44.5 ov), 6-255 (Chloe Tryon, 46.6 ov), 7-270 (Trisha Chetty, 49.2 ov)
IND-W vs SA-W LIVE Score: Shafali, Smriti, Mithali score half-centuries as India set 275 runs target for South Africa: Follow India’s RACE to SEMIFINALS LIVE
ICC Women WC LIVE – Mandhana, Shafali Firey Start: Earlier India started very aggressively with both Shafali Varma & Smriti Mandhana taking bowlers to the cleaners.
Shafali completed her 53 of just 46 balls. Along with Mandhana she added 91 runs for the opening wicket in just 14 overs.
IND-W vs SA-W LIVE: After Yastika Bhatia got out cheaply, Indian captain showed her class by scoring 68 of 84 deliveries. Harmanpreet Kaur gave India much needed flourish in the end by chipping in with 48 of 54 balls.
India made two changes to the line-up. Meghna Singh comes in for Jhulan Goswami, Deepti Sharma in for Punam Yadav. In a virtual KNOCK-OUT for India, Indian Women need to beat South Africa to qualify for the semifinals.
The news on Jhulan Goswami is that she is missing out due to a side strain.
India Batting Scorecard
|Smriti Mandhana||c Tryon b Klaas||71||84||6||1||84.52|
|Shafali Verma||run out (Luus/†Chetty)||53||46||8||0||115.21|
|Yastika Bhatia||b Tryon||2||3||0||0||66.66|
|Mithali Raj (c)||c Tryon b Klaas||68||84||8||0||80.95|
|Harmanpreet Kaur||not out||46||54||4||0||85.18|
|Pooja Vastrakar||c Luus b Ismail||3||8||0||0||37.50|
|Richa Ghosh †||c Luus b Ismail||8||13||0||0||61.53|
|Sneh Rana||not out||0||2||0||0||0.00|
|Extras||(b 3, nb 1, w 14)||18|
|TOTAL||(48.5 Ov, RR: 5.50)||269/6|
Fall of wickets: 1-91 (Shafali Verma, 14.6 ov), 2-96 (Yastika Bhatia, 16.3 ov), 3-176 (Smriti Mandhana, 31.6 ov), 4-234 (Mithali Raj, 42.3 ov), 5-240 (Pooja Vastrakar, 44.2 ov), 6-268 (Richa Ghosh, 48.2 ov)
Mithali Raj: We’ll have a bat. We have two changes. Meghna Singh comes in for Jhulan, Deepti in for Punam.
South Africa Women (Playing XI): Lizelle Lee, Laura Wolvaardt, Lara Goodall, Sune Luus(c), Mignon du Preez, Marizanne Kapp, Chloe Tryon, Trisha Chetty(w), Shabnim Ismail, Masabata Klaas, Ayabonga Khaka
India Women (Playing XI): Smriti Mandhana, Shafali Verma, Yastika Bhatia, Mithali Raj(c), Harmanpreet Kaur, Richa Ghosh(w), Pooja Vastrakar, Sneh Rana, Deepti Sharma, Meghna Singh, Rajeshwari Gayakwad
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