Report Wire - Commonwealth Games 2022: Shafali Verma, Jemimah Rodrigues assault takes India to 162 vs Barbados

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Commonwealth Games 2022: Shafali Verma, Jemimah Rodrigues assault takes India to 162 vs Barbados

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India have placed on an honest whole towards Barbados in a do or die recreation. Will they have the ability to defend it?

File photograph of Shafali Verma. (Courtesy: Reuters)

HIGHLIGHTSIndia placed on an honest whole vs BarbadosJemimah began off gradual however completed robustShafali Verma started the early cost

India completed off their batting effort with 162 runs in a do-or die match towards Barbados within the Commonwealth Games 2022. Playing on the Edgbaston cricket floor, India rode on two first rate batting efforts from Shafali Verma and Jemimah Rodrigues to take India to a protected whole.

The Indian group was off to a poor begin after shedding their star opener Smriti Mandhana within the second over of the match. However, that didn’t appear to cease the group as Shafali Verma discovered herself within the zone and stored smashing runs throughout the park.

As India raced to 50 runs contained in the powerplay, it seemed like they have been set for an enormous rating.


The group had a horrible patch of run kind between within the ninth and thirteenth over, as they misplaced three wickets within the center.

First it was the run out of Shafali Verma off an novice mistake by the gamers. With the ball tapped again to the fielder, Verma stormed off for 2 runs, however forgot to have a look at her companion. Rodrigues, who had not curiosity in taking the second run, simply waved her hand, ball watched and forgot to present her any name.

This resulted in a horrible mix-up and Shafali needed to depart earlier than making her nicely deserved half century.
From there, there have been two extra in Harmanpreet Kaur and Taniya Bhatiya departed cheaply.

India took management late within the recreation, within the ultimate 5 overs and Jemimah Rodrigues discovered her vary towards Barbados spinners and began to attain over 10RPO.

India would have been proud of round 150 runs on the finish of 20 overs and ended up getting 162 runs.

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