August 10, 2022
WATCH: Smriti Mandhana’s scintillating knock that put India in the CWG Cricket final

Smriti Mandhana of India in Commonwealth Games© AFP

Smriti Mandhana did well for the Indian in the crunch game and her scintillating 61 in the semi-final against England paved the way for a resounding 4-run win, which means Harmanpreet Kaur’s team will play in the gold medal match on Sunday. . India opted to bat first and Mandhana was in a league of her own as she smashed 61 runs in just 32 balls, hitting 8 fours and three big sixes.

She was supported by Jemima Rodrogues, who remained unbeaten on 44 off just 31 balls.

Captain Harmanpreet (20) and veteran supporter Deepti Sharma (22) played important innings

Watch: Smriti Mandhana’s 61 against England in Commonwealth Games semi-final

The win means India have one more chance to win a big tournament. They lost to Australia in the final of the last T20 World Cup.

This is the first time women’s cricket is being played at the Commonwealth Games and it has been a big draw with fans at the Edgbaston Cricket Stadium in Birmingham for all major matches.

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