Owner : Communication Centre
Director/Editor : Rajesh agrawal
Contact : +91 7424902863
Email : thechhattisgarh@gmail.com
Reg. Address : Communication Centre, Opp. Sani
Mandir, Ram sagar para, Raipur (Chhattisgarh)

August 5, 2021

The Chhattisgarh

Beyond The Region

The Hundred 2021: Harmanpreet Kaur shines but team loses in opening match

The Hundred 2021: Harmanpreet Kaur shines however staff loses in opening match | Cricket Information

Indian batter Harmanpreet Kaur made a quick-fire 16-ball 29 however couldn’t save her staff Manchester Originals (Ladies) from a five-wicket defeat to Oval Invincibles (Ladies) within the inaugural match of The Hundred competitors on Wednesday (July 21) night time. South African Dane van Niekerk hit an unbeaten 42-ball 56 and shared a 73-run partnership with Proteas teammate and partner Marizanne Kapp (38) for the fifth wicket to guide the Oval franchise to a win with two balls to spare.
Harmanpreet hit six boundaries throughout her keep earlier than she fell to left-arm seamer Natasha Farrant, who picked 3/25 in 20 balls. Marizanne picked 2/20 in 20 balls as Oval restricted Manchester to 135/6 in 100 balls.
In response, England tempo bowler Kate Cross (3/28 in 18 balls) ran via the Oval top-order, lowering them to 36/4. However Dane and Marizanne introduced the house facet again on observe.
The primary-ever win goes to Oval Invincibles!
What a second! pic.twitter.com/6u4hauRUD3
— The Hundred (@thehundred) July 21, 2021
For the ladies’s recreation it appears a win-win scenario, with the highlight turned its manner in unprecedented style on the worldwide circuit. “I don’t suppose I can come off a cricket pitch and be extra happy at a loss,” Cross stated.
“It was probably the most electrical ambiance and I’ve by no means performed in entrance of that earlier than. A tremendous night time for girls’s cricket and virtually the proper night time other than the outcome!” she added.
The white-ball contest consists of 100 balls per innings with a change of ends after each 10 deliveries. Bowlers can ship both 5 or 10 consecutive balls, with every bowler allowed a most of 20 deliveries per video games.
Transient scores: Manchester Originals (Ladies) 135/6 in 100 balls (Lizelle Lee 42, Harmanpreet Kaur 29, N Farrant 3/25, M Kapp 2/20) misplaced to Oval Invincibles (Ladies) 139/5 in 98 balls (Dane van Niekerk 56 not out, Marizanne Kapp 38, Kate Cross 3/28)
(with IANS inputs)

%d bloggers like this: