Recent Match Report – Sri Lanka Women vs West Indies Women, Women’s World Cup, 20th Match

West Indies women 229 for 9 (Aguilleira 46*, Dottin 38, Sripali Weerakkoddy 3-38, Kanchana 2-50) beat Sri Lanka women 182 (Siriwardene 33, Anisa 3-39, Daley 2-30) by 47 runs
Scorecard and ball-by-ball details

Sri Lanka paid a hefty price for letting West Indies off the hook from a vulnerable position as their quest for a first win in this Women’s World Cup continued. Having looked on course to restrict West Indies to well under 200, they allowed their opponents to mount a late recovery through Merissa Aguilleira, who top scored with an unbeaten 46. It meant West Indies batted out their 50 overs for the first time in this tournament and put up 229, a total that proved 47 too many for Sri Lanka on a Derby surface that got considerably slower as the game progressed.

It wasn’t as if Sri Lanka bowled badly. In fact, their spinners held West Indies back by finding turn consistently. But it…

Continue Reading to the Source

Latest articles

NZ vs WI – 2nd T20I – Glenn Phillips...

Glenn Phillips acknowledges the cheers from the change room © Getty Images For Glenn Phillips, who has had a stop-start international career, smashing a 46-ball...

Recent Match Report – Australia vs India 2nd ODI...

Australia's captain Aaron Finch won the toss and chose to bat first against India for the second time in three days in the second...

Recent Match Report – New Zealand vs West Indies...

Toss West Indies chose to bowl vs New ZealandGrey skies greeted both teams at the Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui -- with showers in...

SA vs Eng, 2nd T20I

Tom Curran's bowling figures - 1 for 55 in four overs - in Friday night's game against South Africa were the sixth-most expensive in...

Similar articles

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Subscribe to our newsletter