Live: IND vs NZ, ICC Women’s World Cup 2022, all eyes on Eye on Shafali and Harman’s form

New Zealand Women celebrate victory over India in the Women's World Cup 2022. Photo: @cricketworldcup

New Zealand Females celebrate victory more than India in the Women’s Entire world Cup 2022. Photo: @cricketworldcup

IND W vs NZ W Highlights: The India Women’s cricket team lost by a huge margin of 62 runs from the hosts New Zealand Women’s cricket crew in the second game of their marketing campaign in the ICC Women’s Cricket Environment Cup at Seddon Park in Hamilton.

Amelia Kerr with her all-round functionality, Lea Tahuhu with her a few-wicket haul and Amy Sattetherwaite with her excellent 75 with the bat had been the heroes for the White Ferns as it registered its 2nd gain in a row right after the opening day’s 3 operate loss to West Indies. 

IND W vs NZ W Player of the Match

Sattetherwaite was adjudged Participant of the Match for her match-defining knock. Amelia was her most significant levels of competition as she finished with figures of 3/56 in nine overs and also scored 50. 

India had been nowhere around the target in the chase of 261 as they lagged guiding suitable from the pretty begin as Smriti Mandhana and Deepti Sharma fell in the Powerplay with India making just 26 operates. From there onwards it was a chasing recreation and India weren’t capable to chase as the largest partnership they experienced was 47 runs involving Mithali Raj and Harmanp[reet Kaur. Kaur top-scored for Women in Blue with 71 off just 63 balls, hitting six fours and two sixes. 

New Zealand innings restricted to 260-9

Earlier in the day, after winning the toss and deciding to field first, the Indian team restricted the Kiwis to only 260-9 after a brilliant showing from bowling all-rounder Pooja Vastrakar who picked four wickets. The Madhya Pradesh bowler finished her spell with figures of 4-34. 

New Zealand were looking all set to get a score in the vicinity of 290-300 when Sattetherwaite (75) and Amelia Kerr (50) were batting together. Even with Katy Martin and Satterthwaite in the middle and New Zealand at 224-4 at the end of the 42nd over, 280 looked like a certainty. But very tight bowling from India meant that they got five wickets in the last eight overs and conceded only 36 runs. 

India Women Playing 11

Smriti Mandhana, Yastika Bhatia, Deepti Sharma, Harmanpreet Kaur, Mithali Raj, Richa Ghosh, Sneh Rana, Jhulan Goswami, Meghna Singh, Pooja Vastrakar, Rajeshwari Gayakwad

New Zealand Women Playing 11

Sophie Devine (c), Suzie Bates, Amelia Kerr, Amy Satterthwaite, Maddy Green, Frances Mackay, Katey Martin (wk), Hayley Jensen, Lea Tahuhu, Jess Kerr, Hannah Rowe

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