MI VS GG WPL 2023: Get the LIVE Cricket Score, Commentary, Scorecard and Latest Updates from Mumbai Indians Women vs Gujarat Giants at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai.
A clinical finish from Mumbai Indians as they come the first platoon to qualify for the Playoffs after registering a dominant 55- run palm over Gujarat titans.
Nat Sciver- Brunt picks her alternate gate and this time the leader removes Gujarat commander Sneh Rana. Sneh takes a review but it was a waste as Sciver- Brunt’s full delivery hit raised on the Gujarat commander’s pads and Mumbai continues to mandate terms.
Gujarat needs a phenomenon to win from then as it needs 88 runs in 36 deliveries. Hayley Matthews has picked two lattices and Saika Ishaque has sailed out three overs. Mumbai on top, at this point of the game.
Amelia Kerr picks her alternate gate and this time Hemalatha falls. The batter steps out to smack the incentive out of the ground but fails to connect as the leg- break deceives her and the batter only manages to garret it into the hands of Wong at long- out.
Amelia Kerr picks a gate as she dismisses Gardner, courtesy of a brilliant catch from Jintimani Kalita, Gardner goes for a booming reach but ends up getting a thick outside edge and Kalita hawked back to take an excellent catch and put Mumbai on top.
Issy Wong strikes and the medium- leader has trapped Harleen Deol to leave Gujarat four down. Harleen takes the review only to waste it as it’s three reds and just before the time- eschewal Gujarat has lost an important gate.
Harleen Deol has been the crucial batter for Gujarat as she has hit three boundaries and is fur unbeaten on 22 off 21 balls with three boundaries. Ashleigh Gardner is fur at a run-a-ball and Gujarat needs to make a cooperation to win the game from then.
She sends in an offbreak which turns outside the off refuse. A thick outside edge is created but it ’ll run down safely to backward point for FOUR. Should the strategy be to now let Gardner smash the ball with Harleen dropping anchor?
Matthews comes into the attack and she gets Meghana OUT nearly incontinently. Meghana tried to give herself space but holes out to Amelia Kerr at long- on. Matthews get another crown but not without some trouble. Annabel Sutherland is the new batter. There’s an lbw appeal right upfront., but the review shows the ball going down leg. still, she won’t survive the alternate time around, with Matthews getting her raised. A low length ball goes into her aft leg in front of the wholes. Sutherland starts to walk. Easy lbw.
Hayley Matthews picks her alternate gate and Mumbai Indians are presently bossing the game having picked three lattices inside the Power Play. Sutherland falls for a straight raised in front of the lattices and there wasn’t any need for the review as the batter fell for playing across the line and missing the pull. Mumbai on top.
Sabbhineni Meghana and Harleen Deol have forged a 29- run cooperation after the early fall of Sophia Dunkley. In the last five overs, Gujarat has scored 34 runs without the loss of a gate.
Saika Ishaque bowling inside the PowerPlay is a sight to behold as the incentive has constantly sailed refuse to refuse and has been accurate in her line and lengths. Top bowling from Ishaque and on the other hand, Harleen Deol and Sabbhineni Meghana are trying to rebuild the innings.
Gate first ball and Nat Sciver- Brunt has given Mumbai an excellent advance by removing Dunkley. She took a review and burnt it as the ball hit right on top of her knee and that was raised, according to the arbiter’s call. Top over from Nat Sciver- Brunt. Gujarat suffers an early blow in chase of 163.
Harmanpreet Kaur scored a brilliant 30- ball 51 and Yastika Bhatia proved her credentials with the club as an nature with a 37- ball 44 as Mumbai Indians posted a grueling 162/8 in 20 overs. Nat Sciver- Brunt too shined with the club with a 31- ball 36 with Amelia Kerr playing a gem at the end. Ashleigh Gardner was the star with the ball for Gujarat picking three lattices.
Tanuja Kanwar makes the advance as she gets Amelia Kerr. Kim Grath takes an excellent catch at the backward point and Mumbai is in a bit of bother while closing out the innings. Gujarat has done well with its bowling and hasn’t allowed Mumbai to run down with the game.
Harmanpreet has set up her groove and has dispatched Sutherland for a couple of boundaries as Mumbai picks the instigation in its pursuit of upping the figure. Harmanpreet and Kerr have forged a cooperation and will be looking to close out the innings with another four overs to go.
Top review from Sneh Rana as Garth traps Nat Sciver- Brunt. Full delivery and the review showed the ball was pitching in line and crashing on to the leg refuse. Gujarat takes a successful review but that brings commander Harmanpreet Kaur into the crinkle.
Nat Sciver- Brunt has taken on Gardner as the batter smacks the off- incentive for a couple of boundaries- a reach through themid-wicket and also a garret over themid-on as Mumbai marches on after the loss of Matthews.
Yastika Bhatia and Nat Sciver- Brunt are in the reconditioning process after the fall of Matthews. Kim Grath has been introduced into the attack along with Sneh Rana. Gujarat has got the early advance and another couple of lattices inside the Power Play will put them in a better position.
Hayley Matthews and Yastika Bhatia are out in the middle and as Sanjay Manjrekar points out, there’s a ocean of blue at the CCI. With the new ball it’ll be Ashleigh Gardner. The preamble begins and then we go! Know More Women’s Cricket News….