WPL 2023, Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians Highlights: Mumbai Indians Beat Delhi Capitals By 8 Wickets, Consolidate Top Spot
WPL 2023, Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians Highlights: Yastika Bhatia scored 41 runs as Mumbai Indians chased down a target of 106 runs in 15 overs to register their third consecutive win in the ongoing Women's Premier League.
WPL 2023, Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians Highlights: Yastika Bhatia scored 41 runs as Mumbai Indians chased down a target of 106 runs in 15 overs to register their third consecutive win in the ongoing Women's Premier League. With the victory, the Harmanpreet Kaur-led side also conslidated its top spot in the points table. Earlier, Saika Ishaque, Issy Wong and Hayley Matthews claimed three wickets apiece as MI bundled out Delhi Capitals for 105 runs. Meg Lanning scored 43 runs and Jemimah Rodrigues hit quickfire 25, but they lacked support from other batters. Earlier, DC skipper Lanning won the toss and opted to bat first in the game on Thursday. (SCORECARD)
Delhi Capitals Women (Playing XI): Meg Lanning(c), Shafali Verma, Marizanne Kapp, Jemimah Rodrigues, Alice Capsey, Jess Jonassen, Taniya Bhatia(w), Minnu Mani, Shikha Pandey, Radha Yadav, Tara Norris
Mumbai Indians Women (Playing XI): Hayley Matthews, Yastika Bhatia(w), Nat Sciver-Brunt, Harmanpreet Kaur(c), Amelia Kerr, Pooja Vastrakar, Issy Wong, Amanjot Kaur, Humaira Kazi, Jintimani Kalita, Saika Ishaque
Here are the Highlights of the WPL match between Delhi Capitals and Mumbai Indians, straight from DY Patil Stadium, Mumbai
- 22:13 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: Mumbai Indians win!Jess Jonassen seals the win for Mumbai Indians win a four between the long-on and deep mid-wicket fielders. The ball fell just before the boundary rope, but who cares as even a four helps MI register their third win on the trot.MIW 109/2 (15)
- 22:05 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: FOUR!A boundary from the bat of Harmanpreet Kaur and Mumbai Indians go further close to a victory. They need only 11 runs more to win this game.MIW 95/2 (13.3)
- 21:57 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: WICKET!Hayley Matthews is gone! A good catch from Jemimah Rodrigues at long-off cuts short her innings. Matthews had mishit the Alice Capsey. Rodrigues covered good ground by running forward and timed her forward jump to perfection to take the catch.MIW 77/2 (11.3)
- 21:48 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: WICKET!Tara Norris gets the wicket of Yastika Bhatia. It was a good length delivery that hit Yastika on the back pad. Umpire had raised her finger but Yastika decided to go upstairs. It could not change the batter's fate as the ball was found to be hitting the leg stump.MIW 65/1 (8.5)
- 21:39 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: Mumbai Indians close in on win!The Harmanpreet Kaur-led side needs 45 more to win off the remaining 72 balls. It seems like a cakewalk for them from here as they have not lost a single wicket and both Yastika Bhatia and Hayley Matthews are well settled at the crease.MIW 61/0 (8)
- 21:32 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: MI cross 50-run mark!Yastika Bhatia hits a four on the first ball of the 7th over and Mumbai Indians cross the 50-run mark. The southpaw also pus away the second ball for a four. Mumbai need 51 more to win.MIW 55/0 (6.2)
- 21:24 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: Expensive over!13 runs came off Shikha Pandey's second over as the last three of her deliveries went for fours. Mumbai Indians are 77 runs away from winning this game. No signs of a Delhi Capitals comeback so far!MIW 29/0 (4)
- 21:23 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: FOUR!Inside edge on it and the ball goes for a four. Shikha Pandey had almost undone Hayley Matthews with a fuller delivery but the ball missed the stumps and rather ran to the boundary line for a four.MIW 21/0 (3.4)
- 21:16 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: FOUR!A poor ball outside off stump and Hayley Matthews hits it for a boundary. She slashed it over a packed field on the offside for a four.MIW 13/0 (1.3)
- 21:12 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: 2nd innings underway!Yastika Bhatia hit two consecutive fours on the bowling of Marizanne Kapp. A total of 9 runs came off the over. Mumbai Indians need 97 more to win the game.MIW 9/0 (0.4)
- 20:56 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: WICKET!Delhi Capitals are all out for 105 runs. Saika Ishaque, Issy Wong and Hayley Matthews claimed three wickets apiece for Mumbai Indians. So, the Harmanpreet Kaur-led team will be needing 106 runs in the second innings to make a hat-trick of win in WPL.DCW 105 (18)
- 20:49 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: WICKET!Another one bites the dust! Delhi Capitals might not be able to even play the entire 20 overs. They are nine down with 18 balls left in play. Meanwhile, Issy Wong gets her third wicket in the game.DCW 102/9 (17)
- 20:45 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: WICKET!Taniya Bhatia is out and the misery continues for Delhi Capitals as they go four down. Bhatia hit the ball directly into the hands of fielder at mid-wicket. Issy Wong her second wicket in the game.DCW 98/8 (16.2)
- 20:42 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: SIX!Wow! That's a beautiful shot from Radha Yadav for a six over the extra cover region. Amelia Kerr gave the leg spin delivery air, and Radha jumped out of her crease to hit the ball for a biggie.DCW 98/7 (16)
- 20:34 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: WICKET!Delhi Capitals batters are falling like a pack of cards here in Mumbai. Mumbai Indians are dominating this game in a great manner. Hayley Matthews got Minnu Mani stumped out for her second wicket in the game.DCW 84/7 (13.4)
- 20:27 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: WICKET!Hayley Matthews strikes this time! Delhi are six down.DCW 84/6 (13.1)
- 20:26 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: WICKET!This is a big wicket for Saika Ishaque! She has trapped Meg Lanning at cover. No half-century for Lanning as she departs for 43 runs off 41 balls.DCW 84/5 (13)
- 20:24 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: WICKET!Jemimah Rodrigues has been cleaned up by Saika Ishaque. It was bowled outside off before it turned into the batter. Rodrigues tried to create room for herself and play the ball on the off side, but she failed to judge the length of the ball correctly.DCW 81/4 (12.2)
- 20:15 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: Meg Lanning changes gears!Hat-trick of fours for Meg Lanning! She used her feet to perfection for the first boundary from extra cover, before playing a beautiful pull shot on the leg side. The third boundary went through the extra cover again. Amelia Kerr was the bowler, who was at the receiving end.DCW 70/3 (10.3)
- 20:02 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: Rodrigues on a roll!This is a good start for Jemimah Rodrigues. She got lucky to survive on the first ball that eventually went for a four, and then hit a four on the following delivery.DCW 40/3 (7.2)
- 19:59 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: WICKET!Another Delhi Capitals batter bites the dust! Issy Wong gets her first wicket in the game. It was bowled around the good length area and had enough swing to beat Marizanne Kapp. The ball swung into the batter and took the inside edge before crashing onto the stumps.DCW 31/3 (6.4)
- 19:53 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: WICKET!Pooja Vastrakar gets better of Alice Capsey. A short ball around off and Capsey has directly hit it into the hands of Jintimani Kalita at cover-point. Delhi Capitals are in big trouble as they are not scoring at even 6 runs per over and have lost two crucial wickets.DCW 24/2 (5.2)
- 19:46 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: FOUR!A poor delivery from Issy Wong! She bowled it fuller on the pads of Meg Lanning. The Australian opener failed to get any wood on it, but the ball hit her front pad and went to the fine leg fence for a four.DCW 22/1 (4.1)
- 19:40 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: WICKET!Saika Ishaque has cleaned up Shafali Verma. The opening batter never looked settle at the crease amd eventually perished for 2 runs off 6 balls. It is the seventh wicket in the tournament for Ishaque, who is the purple cap holder.DCW 8/1 (2)
- 19:34 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: Decent first over from Sciver!Meg Lanning hit the first ball of the over for a four, but Nat Sciver-Brunt made a good comeback and conceded only one run in the remaning five balls.DCW 5/0 (1)
- 19:30 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: It's game time!Meg Lanning and Shafali Verma start for Delhi Capitals. Lanning is on the strike. Nat Sciver-Brunt will bowl the first over for Mumbai Indians. Here we go!
- 19:13 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: Here are the playing XIs -Delhi Capitals Women: Meg Lanning(c), Shafali Verma, Marizanne Kapp, Jemimah Rodrigues, Alice Capsey, Jess Jonassen, Taniya Bhatia(w), Minnu Mani, Shikha Pandey, Radha Yadav, Tara NorrisMumbai Indians Women: Hayley Matthews, Yastika Bhatia(w), Nat Sciver-Brunt, Harmanpreet Kaur(c), Amelia Kerr, Pooja Vastrakar, Issy Wong, Amanjot Kaur, Humaira Kazi, Jintimani Kalita, Saika Ishaque
- 19:05 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: Delhi Capitals to bat first!Delhi Capitals skipper Meg Lanning has won the toss and opted to bat first in the Women's Premier League game against Mumbai Indians.
- 18:56 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: Performances so far!While Mumbai Indians won their first game by a huge margin of 143 runs against Gujarat Giants, they handed a 9-wicket loss to Royal Challengers Bangalore in their second game. Delhi Capitals thrashed RCB by 60 runs in their first game, before beating UP Warriorz by 42 runs in the second game.
- 18:32 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: What are the standings?Both Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals have four-point each to their credit, but MI top the table on the basis of a better net run rate. The team that wins today will take the table top position.
- 18:06 (IST)DCW vs MIW Live: Welcome guys!Hello everyone, welcome to the live blog of the Women's Premier League match between Delhi Capitals and Mumbai Indians. Stay connected!