India vs Pakistan, Women's T20 World Cup Highlights: Jemimah Rodrigues Stars As India Open Campaign With Win vs Pakistan
IND vs PAK Women's T20 World Cup: Top knocks from Jemimah Rodrigues and Richa Ghosh, propelled India to a seven-wicket victory over Pakistan in the Group B match at the 2023 Women's T20 World Cup
India vs Pakistan Women's T20 World Cup Match Highlights:Top knocks from Jemimah Rodrigues and Richa Ghosh, propelled India to a seven-wicket victory over Pakistan in the Group B match at the 2023 Women's T20 World Cup. Opted to bat first, Pakistan lost some initial wickets but a half-century from Bismah Maroof and an unbeaten knock of 43* runs from Ayesha Naseem, guided them to a total of 149/4 in 20 overs. Later, India lost an early wicket of Yastika Bhatia, which was followed by the dismissals of Shafali Verma and Harmanpreet Kaur. However, Jemimah struck an unbeaten partnership with Richa Ghosh (31*) and brought up her ninth T20I half-century off 38 balls, to take India across the line with an over to spare. For Pakistan, Nashra Sandhu scalped two wickets and leaked only 15 runs in 4 overs. (SCORECARD)
India Women (Playing XI): Shafali Verma, Yastika Bhatia, Jemimah Rodrigues, Harleen Deol, Harmanpreet Kaur(c), Richa Ghosh(w), Deepti Sharma, Pooja Vastrakar, Radha Yadav, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Renuka Thakur Singh
Pakistan Women (Playing XI): Javeria Khan, Muneeba Ali(w), Bismah Maroof(c), Nida Dar, Sidra Ameen, Aliya Riaz, Ayesha Naseem, Fatima Sana, Aiman Anwer, Nashra Sandhu, Sadia Iqbal
Here are the Highlights of the Women's T20 World Cup Match between India and Pakistan straight from Newlands, Cape Town
- 21:42 (IST)Women's T20 WC Live: India win by 7 wicketsWhat a moment!!! Jemimah Rodrigues smashes a brilliant boundary on Fatima Sana's delivery and takes Team India to a seven-wicket victory in the Group B match of the ongoing Women's T20 World Cup. With the boundary, Jemimah also brings up her 9th T20I half century off 38 balls.
- 21:36 (IST)Women's T20 WC Live: Back-to-back foursRicha Ghosh unleashes her fury on Aiman Anwer as she smashes three back-to-back boundaries on her delivery. The first one comes after she finds a gap between the third man and the deep backward point. The second comes after she places a shot towards the third man while she lofts a cover drive in the gap for the third one.IND 135/3 (17.4 overs)
- 21:18 (IST)Women's T20 WC Live: OUTOUT!!! Nashra Sandhu gives another breakthrough to Pakistan as she gets the big wicket of Harmanpreet Kaur for 16. Harmanpreet tries to play a slog sweep but ends up giving a simple catch to Bismah Maroof at the third man. Big blow for India as they lose their third wicket.IND 93/3 (13.3 overs)
- 20:54 (IST)Women's T20 WC Live: OUTOUT!!! India face another blow as Nashra Sandhu scalps the wicket of Shafali Verma for 33. Verma hammers a shot for a huge maximum but Aiman Anwer's jumps and takes a stunning catch and shows Verma the exit door. Superb fielding from Anwer as India lose their second wicket in the chase.IND 65/2 (9.1 overs)
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- 20:27 (IST)Women's T20 WC Live: Good fielding from Nida DarYastika Bhatia smashes a shot towards the long-on, which looks like a simple boundary but Nia Dar makes a fantastic attempt and stops the ball from cross the boundary rope. Beautiful piece of fielding from Dar as she saves two crucial runs for Pakistan.IND 17/0 (2.4 overs)
- 20:15 (IST)Women's T20 WC Live: We are backHello and welcome back to second innings of the Group B match between India and Pakistan. India are chasing a huge target of 150 runs after Bismah Maroof smashed 68* runs while Ayesha Naseem scored 43*. Yastika Bhatia and Shafali Verma will be the opening pair for India.
- 20:14 (IST)Women's T20 WC Live: Here's what Radha Yadav said after the inningsFeeling good. Today, we wanted to bowl in good areas but a couple of misfields here and there. I was just trying to bowl in good areas. Ayesha was going after us, so I was trying to keep in the blockhole. Like any other game, we wanted to give it our best. We’ve done well, now our batting needs to perform. We need to play according to the ball
- 20:08 (IST)Women's T20 WC Live: Pakistan 149/4 in 20 oversTop knocks from Bismah Maroof (68*) and Ayesha Naseem (43*) guide Pakistan to a total of 149/4 in 20 overs. For India, Radha Yadav scalps two wickets and leaks only 21 runs in her four-over spell. Apart from her, Deepti Sharma and Pooja Vastrakar take one wicket each. India now need 150 runs to win from 120 balls.
- 20:05 (IST)Women's T20 WC Live: SIXFOUR!!! Ayesha Naseem nears her fifty as she hits another maximum on Deepti Sharma's delivery. Naseem goes for a big shot but fails to find a good distance. However, she turns out to be lucky as Harleen Deol spills the ball over the boundary and it goes for a six.PAK 143/4 (19.2 overs)
- 20:02 (IST)Women's T20 WC Live: DroppedWhat have you done Radha!!! Ayesha Naseem tries to play a big shot on Rajeshwari Gayakwad's delivery but the mishit goes up in the air. The ball looks like landing safely into the hands of Radha Yadav but she drops it and Naseem gets a new life. Naseem dropped on 35*.PAK 135/4 (18.5 overs)
- 19:54 (IST)Women's T20 WC Live: Fifty for MaroofPakistan skipper Bismah Maroof brings up her half-century in style as she hits a brilliant boundary on Pooja Vastrakar's delivery. She takes 45 balls to cross the 50-run mark and scores her 12th half-century in the shortest format. Brilliant batting from the skipper.PAK 120/4 (17.1 overs)