Skipper Chamari Athapaththu led from the front by scoring a sizzling unbeaten 80, as Sri Lanka Women defeated India Women by 7 wickets in the third and the final T20 international at Dambulla on Monday. Continue reading “India Women vs Sri Lanka Women Third T20I Dambulla June 27 Match Report 2022”
Deepak Hooda scored a solid unbeaten 47, as India beat Ireland by seven wickets at Malahide in Dublin on Sunday. Continue reading “India vs Ireland First T-20I Malahide 26 June Match Report 2022”
Indian skipper Harmanpreet Kaur lead from the front by scoring an unbeaten 31 as India Women defeated Sri Lanka Women by 5 wickets in the second T20I to take an unassailable 2-0 lead the Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium on Saturday.
After winning the toss and electing to bat first, Sri Lanka women opening pair of Vishmi Gunaratne and skipper Chamari Athapaththu got their side off to a fantastic start. The duo added 87 runs for the opening stand before the latter perished to Pooja Vastrakar for 43.
Kaur then got into the act by dismissing Gunaratne, caught and bowled for 45. The dismissal of Harshitha Samarawickrama opened the flood gates as the hosts ended up with 125/7 in their allotted 20 overs.
Deepti Sharma was the pick of the bowlers for India Women with figures of 2/34.
Chasing 126, Smriti Mandhana along with Shafali Verma got India Women off to a steady start. The duo added 30 runs for the opening wicket before the latter fell to Oshadi Ranasinghe for 17.
Inoka Ranaweera struck a vital blow by dismissing the well set Mandhana stumped by wicket keeper Sanjeewani for a 34 ball-39.
Jemimah Rodrigues (3) departed cheaply as the visitors slumped to 91/4. However Harmanpreet held her nerves by scoring a valuable unbeaten 31, as India Women overhauled the target of 126 with 5 balls to spare.
For Sri Lanka Women Oshadi Ranasinghe and Inoka Ranaweera bagged two wickets each.
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Jemimah Rodrigues scored a valuable unbeaten 27 ball-36 as India Women defeated Sri Lanka Women by 34 runs at Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium on Thursday. Continue reading “India Women vs Sri Lanka Women First T20I Dambulla June 23 Match Report 2022”
Charith Asalanka scored a magnificent 110, as Sri Lanka registered a four-run win over Australia in the fourth ODI at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Tuesday. Continue reading “Australia vs Sri Lanka Fourth One Day International Colombo 21 June Match Report 202”