indian women team beat sri lanka by 34 runs and won the first t20 match | Amazing of Indian women’s cricket team, dusting Sri Lanka in one-sided style

IND W vs SL W: Indian team registered a 34-run win in the first T20 International against Sri Lanka on Thursday, following a crucial innings from Jemima Rodriguez on the comeback. Defending a score of just 139, left-arm spinner Radha Yadav (2 for 22) made her presence felt after the powerplay and the dangerous looking Sri Lankan captains Chamari Atapattu (16 runs) and Harshita Madavi (10 runs) made her presence felt. Got out inside three balls.

Great performance by Indian team

Sri Lanka lost three wickets within 27 runs in 7 overs. After this the team came under pressure and it never seemed to reach close to the target. Then the tight bowling of fast bowler Pooja Vastrakar broke his hopes, who took one wicket for 13 runs from a maiden in four overs. India got off to a good start by Deepti Sharma who dismissed opener V Gunaratne (nil) in the second over. This senior off-spinner bowled well in the powerplay and took one wicket for nine runs from a maiden in three overs.

Sri Lankan team is far behind

Kavisha Dilhari came single-handedly for the hosts, scoring 47 off 49 balls with six fours but India’s top-class bowling and excellent fielding ensured that her team took a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. . The hosts needed 78 runs in the last five overs and Kavisha hit some boundaries against Harmanpreet Kaur and Radha Yadav. But that was not enough as the Indians kept a check on the home team’s run-rate and did not allow them to hit a single six in the innings.

Shafali Verma dismissed Ama Kanchana (11) in the last over, after which Sri Lanka could only manage 104 for five in 20 overs. The second match of the series will be played on Saturday.

Earlier, after deciding to bat, India scored 138 runs for six wickets in front of Sri Lanka’s disciplined bowling with the help of 36 runs in 27 balls from Rodriguez.

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