New Delhi: In the first T20 match played between India and England women’s team (IND-W vs ENG-W) in Northampton, some excellent fielding was seen. India’s Harleen Deol won everyone’s heart with a surprising catch, then reminded MS Dhoni of MS Dhoni through his wicketkeeping in wicketkeeper Richa Ghosh.
Gilli scattered with lightning speed
In the 19th over of England’s innings, when India’s pacer Shikha Pandey bowled the sixth ball, English batsman Sophia Dunkley tried to make a shot but she failed. Here the ball had reached the glove of the Indian wicketkeeper. They scattered the gills with lightning speed.
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Third umpire gave out
By the time Sophia Dunkley could understand something, it was too late. However, the field umpire had to take the help of the third umpire to confirm. After watching the replays, the TV umpire declared the English batsman out.
Brilliant stumping richa ghosh pic.twitter.com/x8qA7QgxMV
— Jojin (@Jojin29454213) July 9, 2021
Sophia Dunkley left the field with a sad heart. This wicketkeeping of Richa Ghosh reminded the former captain of Team India MS Dhoni. When Mahi was behind the stumps, he used to show him the way to the pavilion on the slightest mistake of the opposition batsman.
England won the first T20
Batting first, England gave a target of 177 runs for the loss of 7 wickets in 20 overs. After which the rain disturbed the match and under the D/L rule, Team India got the target of 73 runs in 8.4 overs. The Indian team could only score 54 runs for the loss of 3 wickets in so many overs and England won the match by 18 runs. Let us inform that the second match of the series will be played on July 11.