After losing two back to back matches in a row, Indian women’s cricket kept their last hope for the World Cup semi final by beating Bangladesh today. On this day, the Indian women’s cricket team won the toss and elected to bat, scoring 229 runs by the loss of 7wickets.
Antika Bhatia’s formidable half-century and Sneha Runner’s all rounds performance helped India to a convincing 110-run victory over Bangladesh. Sneha Rana smashed the batting order of Bangladesh with 4 wickets for 30 runs through a spin ball. Bangladesh was bowled out for 119 in 40.3 over. This thrilling win for Indian women’s cricket will help them improve their run rate a lot. However, to reach the semifinals, the Indian women’s cricket team has to look at other teams and win every match in the group and make the run rate and the rest of the days much higher.
INDW VS BENW Match Summary
‘India: 229 for 7 in 50 overs (Yastika Bhatia 50, Pooja Vastrakat 30 not out, Sneh Rana 27, Richa Ghosh 26; Ritu Moni 3/37, Nahida AKter 2/42)
Bangladesh: 119 all out in 40.3 overs (Salma Khatun 32; Sneh Rana 4/30, Pooja Vastrakar 2/26)