The Indian team has defeated New Zealand by 4 runs in comparison to the ICC Women's T20 World Cup played between India and New Zealand and has ensured a place in the semifinals in the big tournament. In the match also, the Indian team played a spectacular batting opener, Shefali Verma, for 46 runs. The Indian team had set a target of 134 runs in front of New Zealand, in response, the New Zealand team lost 6 wickets at 129 runs. The Indian women's team has already reached the semifinals in 2009, 2010, and 2018.
Indian opener Shafali Verma performed brilliantly in the third consecutive match, and thrashed the New Zealand bowlers, Shafali Verma played an innings of 46 runs in the match, she hit 4 fours and 3 sixes. He was given the title of 'Player of the match.' Indian team wicketkeeper-batsman Taniya Bhatia also made 23 runs. The middle order of the Indian women's team was also bad this time. Skipper Harmanpreet Kaur also got out on 1 run. They have to perform in this big tournament, otherwise, the Indian team may have to bear the brunt of the coming bouts. The performance of pacer Poonam Yadav from the Indian team was superb this time, but this time she got the only one wicket. The team's other bowlers Deepti Sharma, Shikha Pandey, Rajeshwari Gaikwad, and Radha Yadav took one wicket each.
The New Zealand team chasing a target of 134 runs of the Indian team was in a bad start. In the second over, Shikha Pandey took the first wicket, the second wicket fell early as well. Similarly, the New Zealand team faltered. Middle-order batsman Maddie Green 24, Katie Martins scored 25, and Amelia Ker scored 34, but on the path of victory, they were defeated.
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