India Women vs England Women T20 Highlights: India win by 8 wickets

India Women vs England Women: Smriti Mandhana's fifty helped India beat England by 8 wickets.

india women vs england women live India Women vs England Women: India win by eight wickets. (PTI Photo)

India Women vs England Women, T20: Even though India have already been knocked out, India pulled their best performance to beat England by eight wickets with 26 balls to spare. India registered their first win in the tri-series and after six home defeats. Smriti Mandhana, who finished on 62 off 41, led India’s chase after England finished their innings on 107. India’s last home win in the T20I format came in the opening game of the 2016 WT20 against Bangladesh. Here are the key highlights of the match between India Women vs England Women:

  1. 12:42PM
    29 Mar, 18
    India win by 8 wickets

    It is all but over for England women, who have been beaten by India by 8 wickets. Smriti Mandhana's half-century guides the hosts to a comprehensive eight-wicket victory in Mumbai.

  2. 12:32PM
    29 Mar, 18
    Mandhana half-century

    Smriti Mandhana brings up her half-century in style. Mandhana's amazing form continues as she anchors India's chase. India 91/2 after 14 overs

  3. 12:21PM
    29 Mar, 18
    India 71/2 after 10 overs

    India are on course in their chase of 108, with Smriti Mandhana leading the charge for the hosts. India now need 37 from 60 balls

  4. 12:13PM
    29 Mar, 18

    Mandana is on a roll as she sends one to deep square leg! What a delightful performance by Mandhana in the game so far.  India Women 67/2

  5. 12:03PM
    29 Mar, 18

    Hazell claims two key wickets as Rodrigues departs for 7. Rodrigues attempted to shoot it away to long-off but finds Farrant at mid-off. Mandhana still leading India's charge. IND 49/2 after 6 overs.

  6. 11:55AM
    29 Mar, 18
    First wicket

    Mithali Raj is the first one to depart as she falls for 6 off 15. She gets caught by Richards at mid-off. India 30/1 in the 4th over.

  7. 11:45AM
    29 Mar, 18
    India 25/0 after 2 overs

    Not a great start for England as their side sees a couple of silly drops. A poor short delivery should have easily been caught by Beaumont in front of the square leg but she drops. 

  8. 11:41AM
    29 Mar, 18
    India begin their innings

    India begin their innings with a blast with Mithali and Mandhana at the crease and Farrant opening the attack.  Mandana is on a roll as she sends a hattrick of boundaries!

  9. 11:31AM
    29 Mar, 18
    England 107/10

    And with that comes the end to England's innings. England end their innings at 107 all out as they face another difficult day in Mumbai. A combined effort by the Indian spinners leads to 9 wickets.  India now need 108 runs to win the match. Can the hosts do it?

  10. 11:28AM
    29 Mar, 18
    England crashing

    Deepti Sharma to Fran Wilson, out Stumped! The visitors look like they are giving up as another wicket goes down. England are 107/9 after 18 overs.

  11. 11:23AM
    29 Mar, 18
    England 103/8

    The innings is coming to a quick finish as England wickets fall down one after the other. England are now 103/8. The Indian women look more confident as the innings is set to finish sooner than expected.

  12. 11:21AM
    29 Mar, 18
    Another wicket

    That was quick! Radha Yadav to Katie George, out Lbw! George's bat comes at a wrong angle as Radha takes a quick one. England are in trouble now.

  13. 11:19AM
    29 Mar, 18

    Poonam Yadav to Alice Richards, caught by Goswami! England are now 96/6 as India look in a hurry to demolish the opponents

  14. 10:56AM
    29 Mar, 18
    England 91/5: Quick wickets

    First Patil and now Radha! India have picked two more quick wickets and have reduced England to 91 for 5 in the 13th over. Sciver and Knight are gone. Two new batswomen for England in the middle. India will look to get a couple more here

  15. 10:47AM
    29 Mar, 18
    England 77/3 after 10 overs

    Halfway mark in the England innings and they have reached 77 for the loss of three wickets. Knight and Sciver are the two batswomen out in the middle for them. India will continue with spin.

  16. 10:43AM
    29 Mar, 18
    WICKET! Tamsin Beaumont c Jhulan Goswami b Poonam Yadav 10

    Another wicket for India! England captain Beaumont has been dismissed by Poonam. Good bowling and the batswoman could not get her shot going. It is skied and Jhulan Goswami gets under it before taking a good catch

  17. 10:39AM
    29 Mar, 18
    England 60/2 after 7 overs

    Two wickets for India in the seven overs in this innings. Both England openers are back in the hut but they have given England a good start. Wyatt in particular was very aggressive. India have managed to pull things slightly back after that start

  18. 10:20AM
    29 Mar, 18
    England 9/0 after 2 overs

    Wyatt and Jones have been watchful in the first two overs of the innings. Indian bowlers have bowled a good line to both of them. But India need wickets because both can be extremenly dangerous for India

  19. 9:52AM
    29 Mar, 18
    Playing XI for India

    Smriti Mandhana, Mithali Raj, Jemimah Rodrigues, Harmanpreet Kaur(c), Deepti Sharma, Anuja Patil, Bhatia(w), Poonam Yadav, Pooja Vastrakar, Jhulan Goswami, Radha Yadav

  20. 9:51AM
    29 Mar, 18
    Playing XI for England

    Heather Knight, Danielle Wyatt, Frances Wilson, Natalie Sciver, Amy Jones, Danielle Hazell, Alexandra Hartley, Katie George, Natasha Farrant, Alive Davidson Richards, Tamsin Beaumont

  21. 9:38AM
    29 Mar, 18
    England win toss, elect to bat

    England Women have won the toss in the final league game of the Tri-Series and have decided to bat against India in Mumbai. England will need to chase down a target for a win here,

  22. 9:30AM
    29 Mar, 18
    India Women vs England Women Live

    Big game for India! They have been winless in this Tri-Series but a win here will do them a world of good. They play England in an ODI series after this and a win in a T20I against them today will be a huge boost to their confidence and will also give them some momentum going into the ODI series