New Zealand Women vs South Africa Women ICC Women’s World Cup 2022: Another close match was seen in the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup, which stretched till the last over. New Zealand and South Africa saw a close contest and in the end, the team led by Sune Loos continued their invincible campaign. This victory is also special for South Africa because for the first time in the World Cup tournament, South Africa has won against New Zealand. This is South Africa’s fourth consecutive win in this tournament. New Zealand won the toss and decided to bat first. The entire team was all out for 228 runs in 47.5 overs.
Marijane Cap took two wickets for 44 runs in 10 overs. Shabnin Ismail and Ayabonga Khaka took three wickets each. New Zealand captain Sophie Devine scored 93 runs, apart from her, Amelia Kerr contributed 42 and Maddie Green contributed 30 runs. In response, the South African team also kept losing wickets at regular intervals.
Till the last over, it was not understood which way the match would turn. Marijan Cap scored 34 not out and played an important role in taking the team to victory. He was also adjudged the player of the match for the all-round game. Apart from this, Laura Walwart contributed 67 runs. Captain Sune Loos also played an important innings of 51 runs.