India scored the first 107 runs, the West Indies team was able to score 105 runs after losing 7 wickets.
The first match of the World Cup will be played between India and Australia on 21 February
Dainik BhaskarFeb 18, 2020, 04:23 PM IST Sports Desk. On Tuesday, the Indian team defeated the West Indies by 2 runs in the practice match 3 days before the Women's T20 World Cup. At one time in the match played in Brisbane, the Windies were to score 4 runs off the 3 balls of the last over. Then Poonam Yadav took 2 wickets for 1 run and made the match in the name of India. India won the toss and scored 107 runs for the first 8 wickets. In response, the Windies team could score only 105 runs after losing 7 wickets. The first match of the World Cup will be played between India and Australia on 21 February.
Lee Ann Kirby scored the highest for the West Indies with 42, Hailey Matthews 25 and Chinle Henry 17. Poonam Yadav took 3 wickets from India, while Shikha Pandey, Deepti Sharma and captain Harampreet Kaur got 1-1 wickets.
Number 10 batsman Shikha scored the most 24 runs.
Earlier, the number 10 batsman Shikha Pandey scored the most unbeaten 24 runs for the Indian team. Apart from them, Deepti Sharma contributed 21, Pooja Vastrakar 13 and Shefali Verma contributed 12 runs. West Indies' Shamilya Komman and Anisa Mohammed took 2-2 wickets. Chinle Henry, Effie Fletcher, Captain Stephanie Taylor and Elijah Allini scored 1–1 success.
In the World Cup, the Indian women's cricket team has been placed in Group A along with the defending champions Australia, Bangladesh, New Zealand and Sri Lanka. Group B consists of teams from Pakistan, West Indies, England, South Africa and Thailand.