The Indian women’s team is on a tour of New Zealand where it has to play a series of five ODIs in addition to one T20.
Indian team lost
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Indian women’s team (Indian Women’s Cricket Team) The New Zealand tour has started with a defeat. In the only T20 match played between the two teams, the hosts defeated India by 18 runs. The Indian women’s cricket team had to face defeat in this match due to the disappointing performance of its batsmen. Except for S Meghna (37) and Yastika Bhatia (26), no batsman could survive for India. Shefali Verma, Smriti Mandhana and captain Harmanpreet Kaur also failed to contribute with the bat.
Kiwi team came out to bat first, Suzie Bates (Suzie Bates) and Sophie Devine (Sophie Devine) 155 runs were scored in 20 overs on the basis of his innings. However, even after playing 20 overs, Team India could score only 137 runs and lost the match by 18 runs. Team India now has to play a series of five ODIs on this tour.
New Zealand scored 155 runs
After winning the toss, the Indian team has decided to bowl first. Suzy Bates and captain Sophie Devine shared a 60-run partnership for the first wicket. Deepti Sharma broke this partnership by dismissing Sophie Devine. At the same time, Rajeshwari Gaikwad made Bates bold after this. Maddie Green (26) and Leah Tahuhu (27) shared a crucial partnership and scored 155 runs in 20 overs. For India, Deepti Sharma and Pooja Vastrakar took 2-2 wickets, while Gaikwad had one wicket.