The first season of the Women’s Under-19 T20 World Cup 2023 is being played in South Africa. Today i.e. on January 16, the Indian women’s team (India Women U-19 cricket team) faced UAE Under-19 (UAE) in their second match and won the match by 122 runs.
A strong half-century innings by Shafali and Shweta –
Let us tell you that while batting first in this match, India scored 219 runs for 3 wickets due to the strong half-century innings of captain Shafali Verma and Shweta Sehrawat. In response, the UAE team chasing the target got piled on 95 runs at the loss of 5 wickets.
Actually, the Indian women’s team gave a target of 220 runs to the UAE women’s team. In response to this, the start of the UAE team, which came out to bat, looked bad. Both the openers lost their wickets cheaply.
Captain Tirtha Satish scored 16 runs in 5 balls, in which 4 fours were seen. During this, her strike rate was 320, but she was caught by S Tiwari off Shabnam and D’s ball.
With this win, the Indian team reached the Super-6 –
Lavanya Keny scored 9 runs off 22 balls. Samaira Dharnidharka, who came to bat at number 3, scored 9 runs in 15 balls. Loanee Rajith (2) also lost her wicket cheaply. Mahika Gaur also returned to the pavilion after scoring 26 runs.
Let us tell you that this victory was the second win of the tournament for the Indian women’s team and with this the Indian women’s under-19 team reached the Super-6.