India had set England a target of 165 runs on the back of a blistering half-century from star opener Smriti Mandhana and a flamboyant innings from Jemima Rodriguez in the last overs.
Cwg 2022 Indian Women Cricket Team
For the first time in the Commonwealth Games 2022, the picture of the finalists of women’s cricket has become clear. The Indian women’s cricket team has created history by making it to the finals of the games. The Indian team, captained by Harmanpreet Kaur, defeated hosts England by a close margin of 4 runs in the first semi-final to secure their place in the final as well as ensured their first medal of cricket at the Commonwealth Games.
Batting first, India scored 164 runs for 5 wickets. For India, star opener Smriti Mandhana played an excellent innings and scored 62 runs. Apart from Smriti, Jemima Rodriguez batted vigorously in the last over from Team India and took the team to this score. Apart from him, no batsman could make a big contribution.
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