India vs England, 3rd T20I Highlights: India lost by one run to England in the third and final women’s Twenty20 International here Saturday. India, thus, lost the three-match series 0-3.
The hosts endured a comprehensive 41-run defeat in series-opener before losing the second game by five wickets. The defeat in the second T20 was India’s sixth in a row in the shortest format.
India vs England, 3rd Women T20I Highlights:
India lose by 1 run
India women cricket team lose the last T20I by one run in Guwahati after losing two wickets on consecutive deliveries in the final over to England. Kate Cross had two runs to defend. She came up with: 0 0 0 W W 1
ENGLAND WIN BY ONE RUN!— ICC (@ICC) March 9, 2019
Smriti Mandhana's fifty goes in vain as Kate Cross bowls a match-winning final over to help her side sweep the T20I series 3-0! #INDvENG
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Last over thriller
Two wickets in the last over as India buckle under pressure. India need three runs from one ball. Can they do it?
Two boundaries from the veteran Mithali Raj relaxes India, who now need 9 out of 12 balls to win the third T20I.
The match gets exciting as India toil to avoid a cleansweep loss to visitors England in the T20I series.
100 up for India
India bring up their 100 with loss of four wickets. Need 19 runs from 19 balls to win the match.
WICKET! Deepti Sharma departs for 4 as the match gets tense. India are 98/4, India need 22 off 24.
OUT! Captain Smriti Mandhana is bowled soon after her half-century, departs for 58. India are 87/3, need 33 to win off 42
Smriti Mandhana brings up her ninth T20I half-century in Guwahati as the hosts are 78/2 after 11 overs, need 42 more runs to win.
50 up for India
India bring up 50 with the loss of one wicket after posting their highest powerplay total of the series.
End of powerplay
India with their highest poweprlay total of the series at 40/1, and more importantly, the first time this series that they have lost just a single wicket in the Powerplay. Mandhana 26* (17), Rodrigues 5* (14)
A six from Smriti Mandhana takes her to 25* which is India's highest score of the series. Two boundaries in the last over as India are 25/1 after 4 overs.
OUT! Harleen Deol's poor run with the bat continues as she departs for 1 after giving a straight shot to Winfield. IND are 10/1 at 1.5 overs
India begin chase
Harleen Deol and Mandhana come out to open the innings for India, who have been given a target of 120 runs.
ENG restricted to 119/6
Anuja Patil's helps India restrict England to 119 for 6 in the third T20I. After a good powerplay, England tumbled in the middle overs to Indian spinners before Jones and Dunkley helped them reach a respectable total.
100 up for the visitors
England bring up their 100 with loss of six wickets after 19 overs. 11 balls to go
Eventful four balls. First, Kaur drops Jones on 18* off the bowling of Deol. Then, Jones then hits two fours in two balls.Jones tries again, and goes for 26 (21) c Pandey b Deol (2-13). England are 93/6 (16.4)
OUT! Harleen Deol gets her maiden International wicket as Lauren Winfield departs for 2. India have the upper hand. ENG are 82/5 after 15 overs
Brilliant wicketkeeping skills as Ekta Bisht sends Heather Knight back on 11, thanks to Taniya Bhatia's quick gloves. England are 77/4 after 14 overs
GONE! England in early trouble as opener Tammy Beaumont is stumped off Anuja Patil. ENG 54/3 after 10 overs
OUT! Poonam gets her first of the day as Nat Sciver is sent back for a duck. Sciver has scored just 5 runs this series, the 2nd fewest by an ENG player who has batted in 3+ innings of a bilateral women's T20I series. ENG are 52/2 after 9 overs
WICKET! India finally break the opening stand as Danni Wyatt ends up chipping to the fielder. England are 51/1 after 8 overs
50 up for England
England openers start well as Wyatt and Beaumont bring up a partnership of 50 runs.
In form opening pair
The England opening pair are in-form. Three boundaries as Wyatt and Beaumont find their rhythm. England are 30/0 after four overs.
Danni Wyatt dances down the tracks and hits a straight six over the bowler. England are 11/0 after 2 overs.
Wyatt and Beaumont come out to open the innings for England. Wyatt is on strike. Shikha Pandey will open the attack
England have won the toss and have opt to bat.
India Women (Playing XI): Smriti Mandhana(c), Harleen Deol, Jemimah Rodrigues, Mithali Raj, Deepti Sharma, Bharati Fulmali, Taniya Bhatia(w), Anuja Patil, Shikha Pandey, Ekta Bisht, Poonam Yadav
England Women (Playing XI): Danielle Wyatt, Tammy Beaumont(w), Amy Ellen Jones, Natalie Sciver, Heather Knight(c), Lauren Winfield, Laura Marsh, Sophia Dunkley Brown, Anya Shrubsole, Kate Cross, Linsey Smith
IND vs ENG LIVE
Hello and welcome to our live coverage of the third T20I between India women cricket team and England women cricket team. England won the first two of the three-match T20Is to take an unassailable 2-0 lead and now the hosts play for pride as they look to make amends for below-par show so far. Stay tuned for live score and updates on this page.