New Delhi. In the Women’s Premier League Points Table, Gujarat Giants got a close win by 11 runs during the match against Delhi Capitals. This is Delhi’s second defeat in the tournament. At the same time, Gujarat Giants (Delhi Capitals vs Gujarat Giants) have improved their position today by registering their second win after six matches. Foreign player Ashley Garden, who received the highest amount during the auction, played an important role in Gujarat’s victory. Ashley played an explosive inning of 51 runs off 33 balls. She remained unbeaten till the end. Laura Wolvaardt of South Africa scored 57 runs in 45 balls for Gujarat.
Batting first, Gujarat Giants scored 147 runs at the loss of four wickets in the stipulated 20 overs. While chasing the target, the Delhi Capitals team got all out for 136 runs. Delhi Capitals had succumbed in the beginning while chasing the target. Delhi’s four wickets were out for 52 runs. Captain Meg Lanning was able to score only 18 runs. Eight runs came from Shefali Verma’s bat. Alice Capsi scored 22 runs in 11 balls but she was runout. Marijan Kapp played an inning of 36 runs in 29 balls. Ashwini Kumar ran him out. In the end, Arundhati Reddy played an inning of 25 runs in 17 balls but she could not win the team.
Women’s Premier League Points Table
If we look at the points table, Mumbai Indians are at the first place after winning all the five matches. At the same time, Delhi Capitals have won four out of six matches. He is in second place. UP Warriors remain in third place with two wins and three losses in five matches.
On the other hand, Gujarat Giants registered their second win in six matches today. He is at the fourth position. Smriti Mandhana’s RCB is in the worst position in the tournament. RCB has won only one match out of six. They are almost out of the playoff race.
FIRST PUBLISHED : March 16, 2023, 23:17 IST