Indian Women Team took on South African Women team in a T20I battle at Surat, batting first India put up a total of 130 for 8 courtesy a subtle knock from Harmanpreet Kaur and contribution from Deepti Sharma.
In reply, the South African women team only managed to score 119 runs and lost the match by 11 runs, Mignon du Preez was the highest scorer for them with an innings of 59 runs. Deepti Sharma’s incredible bowling performance got India home in a close-contested match.
She took figures of 3 for 8 off her 4 overs spell, out of which 3 overs were maiden. Her superb spell of bowling put India in the winning position and eventually across the finishing line. Sharma was named “Woman of the Match award” for her all-around performance.