Alyssa Healy who was looking dangerous gets out after the century partnership with Beth Mooney. Alyssa Healy scored 75 runs off 39 balls including 7 boundaries and 5 sixes.
Australia Women won the toss and choose to bat first looking at the pitch condition. Alyssa and Beth gave the perfect start that Australia wanted from them. In 10.3 overs both the openers added hundred run partnership on the board.
Poor fielding by India –
India missed two catches to the innings the fifth ball of the very first over Shafali dropped catch of Alyssa at covers who went on scoring 75 runs and on the third ball of the third over there was a chance of caught and bowl by Gayakwad but to the luck even it was dropped. Both the openers got a life.
India Women (Playing XI) –
Shafali Verma, Smriti Mandhana, Taniya Bhatia(w), Jemimah Rodrigues, Harmanpreet Kaur(c), Veda Krishnamurthy, Deepti Sharma, Shikha Pandey, Radha Yadav, Poonam Yadav, Rajeshwari Gayakwad
Australia Women (Playing XI) –
Alyssa Healy(w), Beth Mooney, Meg Lanning(c), Rachael Haynes, Ashleigh Gardner, Sophie Molineux, Nicola Carey, Jess Jonassen, Georgia Wareham, Delissa Kimmince, Megan Schutt