Harmanpreet powers India Women to first series win in England in 23 years


Harmanpreet Kaur scored an impressive 143 no longer out (111 balls) as India placed on board a mammoth 333 for five in opposition to England within the 2d ODI. India gained through 88 runs

Harmanpreet Kaur scored an impressive 143 no longer out (111 balls) as India placed on board a mammoth 333 for five in opposition to England within the 2d ODI. India gained through 88 runs

Skipper Harmanpreet Kaur smashed a scintillating unbeaten ton to energy India to a complete 88-run win in the second one ODI, that sealed nation’s first collection win in opposition to England since 1999.

A antique Harmanpreet rekindled the recollections of 2017 Global Cup with an impressive 143 no longer out which got here off simply 111 balls as India placed on board a mammoth 333 for five.

India bundled out England for 245 in 44.5 overs with medium pacer Renuka Singh (4/57) claiming 4 wickets on Wednesday night time.

Danni Wyatt’s 58-ball 65 used to be the lone vivid spot, in an in a different way, dismal display through England batters.

The remaining time Indian ladies gained an ODI collection in England used to be in 1999 after they triumphed 2-1.

Indian bowlers come just right

Chasing the implementing overall, what England wanted used to be a brisk get started, however Renuka denied them through disregarding two top-order batter in Emma Lamb (15) and Sophia Dunkley (1).

Tammy Beaumont (6) used to be run out because the hosts had been lowered to 47 for three through the tip of the 8th over.

Alice Capsey (39) and Wyatt stitched 55 runs for the fourth wicket after which Wyatt shared every other 65 runs with skipper Amy Jones (39) sooner than the England’s chase fell aside with Renuka cleansing up Wyatt within the thirtieth over.

In opposition to the tip, Charlie Dean (37) and Kate Go (14) attempted their perfect however the asking used to be too tall as India recorded an impressive win.

18 fours, 4 sixes for Harmanpreet

Despatched into bat, Harmanpreet smashed 18 fours and 4 sixes en path her 111-ball knock and in addition loved a advantageous 112-run stand for the fourth wicket with Harleen Deol (58 off 72 balls).

She additionally added 50 with Pooja Vastrakar (18) and every other 71 runs in 4 overs with Deepti Sharma (15 no longer out) for the unbroken 6th wicket stand.

Then again, it used to be within the remaining 3 overs through which Harmanpreet actually took the sport clear of England’s clutch because the 334-run goal in a WODI all the time regarded fantastic although the pitch being a batting belter.

Within the remaining 3 overs, the Indian workforce scored 62 runs, courtesy its skipper, who used to be in imperious contact whilst achieving her 5th hundred in WODIs.

The innings had Harmanpreet’s trademark slog sweeps over cow nook which fetched him a few sixes whilst there have been disdainful sixes over duvet area.

With the pitch providing little lend a hand for bowlers, hitting in the course of the line used to be really easy and England’s bowling assault did endure a little with most effective off-spinner Charlie Dean (1/39) finishing with decent figures.

The worst victim used to be debutant left-arm seamer Freya Kemp, who did decently until the tip of her 7th over through which she had conceded most effective 28 runs.

Such used to be Harmanpreet’s dominance that Deepti Sharma, who nonetheless holds the person document (188) through an Indian batter in WODIs, used to be extra of a spectator all the way through their 6th wicket stand.

Transient Ratings

India Ladies 333/5 in 50 overs (Harmanpreet Kaur 143 no longer out, Harleen Deol 58, Freya Kemp 1/82).

England: 245 all out in 44.2 overs (Danni Wyatt 65; Renuka Singh 4/57). PTI SSC SSC AT AT





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