The Indian team scored 133 runs in the first place, in response, New Zealand could score 130 runs for 6 wickets.
Shefali Verma scored the highest innings of 46 runs, he was adjudged Player of the Match
Dainik BhaskarFeb 27, 2020, 04:27 PM IST Sports Desk. In the Women's T20 World Cup, on Thursday, the Indian team defeated New Zealand and reached the semi-finals. In the match, Shefali Verma scored the highest innings of 46 runs. For this he was voted Player of the Match. Captain Harmanpreet Kaur also praised her after the match. She said that Shefali is giving us a good start and I hope she will continue to do so, as it is really important for us to score fast in the beginning. Now we have to focus on our mistakes. These are not to be repeated.
Harmanpreet said, "It is a great feeling when your team is performing like this. We made the same mistakes, we got a good start in the first 10 overs and we did not catch pace again. We bowled well in the patch and some places we have not done very well today. Now the focus is on those areas. "
India defeated New Zealand by 3 runs
Batting first after losing the toss, the Indian team scored 133 runs for 8 wickets in the match. In response, New Zealand's team could score 130 runs for 6 wickets. Apart from Shefali, Tania Verma scored 23 runs. At the same time, Amelia Kerr scored 34 for New Zealand, Katie Martin 25, Maddy Green scored 24 runs. India's Deepti Sharma, Shikha Pandey, Rajeshwari Gaekwad, Poonam Yadav and Radha Yadav got 1-1 wickets.