New Delhi: India player Smriti Mandhana has expressed happiness on India’s win against England that made them the champions of the series.
Hailing the performance on the Indian side, Madhana wrote on Twitter, “An incredible team effort to power India to a first series win in England in 23 years. What a knock by @ImHarmanpreet. Simply amazing. Lord’s, next. Looking forward to ending the series on a positive note. We march on #ENGvIND.
An incredible team effort to power India to a first series win in England in 23 years. What a knock by @ImHarmanpreet. Simply amazing. Lord's, next. Looking forward to ending the series on a positive note. We march on ✨ #ENGvIND pic.twitter.com/dJkcX3dx6U
— Smriti Mandhana (@mandhana_smriti) September 22, 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.