Indian girls’s group beat Australia of their first-ever Tremendous Over, stage collection 1-1 | Cricket Information

India Girls held their nerves to beat Australia Girls within the Tremendous Over of the second T20I and stage the five-match collection 1-1 at D.Y. Patil Stadium, right here on Sunday. After each India and Australia scored the identical whole of 187 of their respective 20 overs, the consequence was determined through Tremendous Over. Driving on Smriti’s quick-fire 13 off 3, together with Richa (6) and Harmanpreet (1), India scored 20 runs in opposition to the bowling of Heather Graham within the Tremendous Over.

In reply, Alyssa Healy smashed Renuka for a boundary within the very ball however she made a powerful comeback by giving simply 1 run on the second ball and dismissing Gardner on the third supply. She conceded 11 runs within the subsequent three balls as India finally gained the Tremendous Over by 5 runs.

Earlier than this, attacking fifties by Beth Mooney and Tahlia McGrath powered Australia Girls to 187/1. Mooney (82 not out) and McGrath (70 not out) stitched a strong unbeaten partnership of 158 runs for the second wicket in opposition to the abnormal bowling and fielding effort of India.

In reply, Smriti Mandhana smashed a powerful half-century and saved India alive within the chase earlier than she bought out within the seventeenth over. As soon as, Smriti bought out, Richa Ghosh took the baton and smashed three back-to-back sixes to provide the required impetus to the innings.

Ultimately, India Girls wanted 14 runs in six balls and Richa (26 off 13) together with Devika Vaidya (11 not out off 5) scored 13 runs, forcing the match to a tie.

Aside from Smriti and Richa, Shafali Verma (34 off 23), and Harmanpreet Kaur (21 off 22) had been the opposite fundamental scores for India. Debutant Heather Graham was probably the most profitable bowler for Australia together with her good figures of three/22.

Temporary scores: Australia Girls 187/1 in 20 overs (Mooney 82 not out, McGrath 70 not out; Deepti 1-31) vs India Lady 187/5 in 20 overs (Smriti Mandhana 79, Shafali Verma 34, Richa Ghosh 26 not out; Heather Graham 3-22) Match tied.

Tremendous Over: India W: 20/1 (1) beat Australia W: 16/1 (1)

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