ICC WWT20 2018, England Women Vs India Women, 2nd Semi Final : England Women beat India Women by 8 wickets
23Nov

ICC WWT20 2018, England Women Vs India Women, 2nd Semi Final : England Women beat India Women by 8 wickets

In the World T-20 World Cup, India had to face defeat by 8 wickets in the semi-final match, thus breaking the dream of making the Indian team the first place in the T-20 World Cup final.

Earlier, batting first, batting only 112 runs, to chase down a small score, England's team achieved the target in the 18th over thanks to the splendid innings of Amy Jones and Natalie Sciver. Natalie Sciver played 52 and Alan scored an unbeaten 53 not out. Now England will face Australia in the finals on November 24.

Earlier, India decided to bat first before winning the toss and even after Smriti Mandhana's good batting (34) got reduced to 112 runs in 19.3 overs.

Smriti added 43 runs for the first wicket with Taniya Bhatia (11). Sophie Ecclestone gave India the first blow when she lied to her own ball. Smriti scored 34 runs in 23 balls with 5 fours and 1 six. Heather Knight hunted Bhatia. After this, Captain Harmanpreet Kaur and Jemimah Rodrigues pushed the innings forward. Jemimah Rodrigues scored 26 runs and ran out to steal the second run.

 

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