First Twenty20 Women Team missed by India win, New Zealand beat by 23 runs

 J P Singh Follow
Cricket  //  08, February 2019
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The New Zealand women's cricket team defeated India by 23 runs in the first T20 in the three match series at the Westpac Stadium here on Wednesday. At the same time, New Zealand took a 1-0 lead in the three-match T-20 series. New Zealand batted first, scored 159 for 4 in 20 overs. India's last 9 wickets fell to 34 runs.The Indian team, chasing the target, was all out for 136 runs in 19.1 overs. At one stage, India's score was 102 on one wicket. Mandhana was dismissed on this score and after one run of his return, Rodriguez also returned to the pavilion. From here on, gradually slipping away the match from India. Mandhana and Rodriguez shared 98 runs for the second wicket.His last nine wickets fell on 34 runs. Smriti Mandhana scored 58 runs from 34 balls for India. He completed his fifty in 24 balls. He broke his own record of being the fastest Indian in Twenty20 to become the fastest Indian.

India's three batsmen reached the tenth point In addition to memory from India, Jemima Rodriguez scored 39 runs from 33 balls. Captain Harmanpreet Kaur scored 17 runs in 15 balls. Apart from these three, none of his batsmen reached the tenth digit. Two batsmen could not even open the account. Mandhana made 50 runs in the lowest ball with 50 runs.Indian opener Smriti Mandhana completed his half-century in just 24 balls. They have become the Indians who made the half-century in the lowest balls in T20. He broke his own record of half-century made in 25 balls against England in Mumbai in March last year. The record for making the half-century in the lowest ball in T20 is the name of Sophie Devine of New Zealand. In 2005, he completed his half-century in 18 balls against India in Bangalore. Radha, Poonam, Dipti and Arundhati took one wicket each for India.

Bad start of new zealand In this match, the Indian team captain Harmanpreet Kaur won the toss and decided to bowl. New Zealand did not start well When the team scored 11 runs, then Tsuji Bates sat on a private ball of the ball to get Tania Bhatia caught behind the wicket of Radha Yadav.

Sophie-Sethworthwave cross New Zealand's score of 100 After this, opener Sophie Devine added 36 runs for the second wicket with Catlin Cattle. Catlin got bowled on Poonam Yadav's delivery at 47 runs They scored 15 runs. Their place was replaced by Amy Satterweight. Sophie and Amy added 69 runs for the third wicket. In the end, Katie Martin made an unbeaten 27 runs in 14 balls with the help of two sixes and one four, to give the game team a respectable score.Francis McKay returned unbeaten with 10 runs with them. Lee Tahahu took three wickets for Kiwi team. Leigh Kasprek and Amelia Kerr achieved two successes.

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