The Women In Blue beat the defending champions Australia in their first match in T20 World Cup. Indian Captain wanted to bowl first, but the toss didn’t favor them. But, their bowlers favored their captain from the first ball till the last in the second innings of the match. Indians were in the field with two medium pacers and three spinners. India started its game with Shafali Verma and Smriti Mandhana, who set a decent base. After Shafali and Smriti departed, the Captain,
came in. But, she disappointed the fans and got stumped in the next over.
Jemimah Rodrigues and
stood string with 53 run partnership and helped the team to get a solid score. Finally, India completed their 20 overs with 132 runs for the loss of four wickets. The Indian Captain was sure that they are much stronger in the bowling side and her targets were quite easily achieved by her girls. In the last over, Aussies needed 21 runs and Poonam had a great spell with just 3 runs and by this, India won the match by 17 runs. Congrats, Team India!