West Indies women’s team seals T20 series against India with emphatic win
Harmanpreet Kaur was the top scorer for the Indian women’s team with 43 runs against her name. Besides the skipper, only two other Indian batswomen could score more than 15 runs.cricket Updated: Nov 20, 2016 18:20 IST
West Indies women’s cricket team produced yet another spirited performance as they defeated India in the second T20 to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series at the Dr. Gokaraju Liala Gangaaraju-ACA Cricket Ground here on Sunday.
Chasing a target of 138, the Indian women were bundled out for 106 in 18.1 overs.
The Harmanpreet Kaur-led Indian side, having limited the West Indies to 137, suffered from an early batting slump and their innings eventually folded with the loss of the last six wickets for 33 runs.
The Indian skipper was the top scorer with 43 runsagainst her name. Besides Harmanpreet, only two other Indian batswomen could score more than 15 runs.
For the West Indies, Anisa Mohammed and Deandra Dottin were the pick of the bowlers as they took three wickets each.
Put in to bat first, West Indies skipper Stafanie Taylor’s unbeaten 47 anchored the innings and they eventually reached a respectable score of 137.
The two sides will now lock horns in the inconsequential third and final match on Tuesday.
First Published: Nov 20, 2016 18:15 IST