New Delhi: India women’s team has created history under the leadership of Harmanpreet Kaur as they win against England by 88 runs. This is after 23 years, that Women in Blue have entered at the home of the Britishers and won the memorable series.
The visitors marked the win in the second ODI at the Lord’s after winning the first ODI by seven wickets.
Captain @ImHarmanpreet led from the front, hammering 143* & bagged the Player of the Match award as #TeamIndia beat England by 88 runs in the 2⃣nd ODI to take an unassailable lead in the series. 👏 👏 #ENGvIND
— BCCI Women (@BCCIWomen) September 21, 2022
Harmanpreet Kaur – Key to India’s success
Harmanpreet Kaur scored a century of 143 not out off 111 balls. During this he hit 4 sixes and 18 fours. Thanks to the captain’s explosive batting, India added 80 runs in the last five overs and scored 333 runs in 50 overs for the loss of five wickets.
India also gave a gift to Jhulan Goswami after winning the series in England. This is the last series of the career of legendary bowler Jhulan Goswami and marking a win today has made it special for the Indian cricketer.
After losing the toss in the match, Team India, who came to bat first, put 333 runs on the board with the contribution of captain Harmanpreet Kaur’s century. Chasing the target, England’s team got piled up after scoring 245 runs in 44.2 overs. Fast bowler Renuka Singh took 4 wickets for the Indian team.