India vs England: Harmanpreet Kaur scored an unbeaten 143 off 111 balls. He wreaked havoc on the last 11 balls of his stormy innings.
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New Delhi. Harmanpreet Kaur created havoc with the bat in England. India created history on the strength of his brilliant captaincy and batting. India won the second ODI by 88 runs under the leadership of Harmanpreet. With this, the series also took its name. India has won the ODI series in England after 23 years and this historic victory is in the name of Harmanpreet, who made England sweat. All the tactics of the English bowlers to send them to the pavilion were flops.
Harmanpreet scored 96 runs in 22 balls
Captain Harmanpreet created a ruckus in 111 balls and scored an unbeaten 143 runs. In this stormy innings, he hit 18 fours and 4 sixes. That is, he had given 96 runs in 22 balls only. Harmanpreet wreaked havoc in the last overs. He destroyed the English bowlers in just 11 balls. That is, after completing his century in 100 balls, the captain changed gear and scored the next 43 runs in just 11 balls.
Captain @ImHarmanpreet led from the front, hammering 143* & bagged the Player of the Match award as #TeamIndia beat England by 88 runs in the 2nd ODI to take an unassailable lead in the series. #ENGvIND
— BCCI Women (@BCCIWomen) September 21, 2022
Captain changed gear after century
Harmanpreet completed her century in 46.5 overs with a single off Ecclestone. After this, she came on strike in 47.3 overs and hit a six. The captain hit 12 fours and a six in 100 balls, but in the next 11 balls of his storm, he hit 6 fours and 3 sixes. In the last over, Harmanpreet thrashed English bowler Freya Camp fiercely.
— ICC (@ICC) September 21, 2022
Harmanpreet hit a six in the second ball of the camp in the last over and then hit 3 consecutive fours in the next 3 balls. Talking about the match, Team India, batting first, scored 333 runs for 5 wickets in the stipulated 50 overs. In reply, the English team was reduced to 245 runs in 44.2 overs. Renuka Singh took 4 wickets.