ICC Women’s World Cup 2013: Sri Lanka win toss, elect to bat against India
India women needs to win the match against Sri Lanka if they want to qualify for Super Sixes © AFP
Mumbai: Feb 5, 2013
Sri Lanka women won the toss and elected to bat against India women in their ICC Women’s World Cup Group A match at Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Tuesday.
Sri Lanka have never defeated India in women’s cricket. Both the teams have won one game each so far in the tournament, with the hosts winning their opening match against West Indies and Sri Lanka winning their opening match against England.
India lost against England by 32 runs in their last match with a brilliant century by skipper Charlotte Edwards and four-wicket haul by Katherine Brunt.
Sri Lanka, on the other hand, lost their second match they lost to West Indies by 209 runs on Sunday.
Sri Lanka: Yasoda Mendis, Chamari Atapattu, Dilani Manodara(w), Shashikala Siriwardene(c), Sandamali Dolawatte, Eshani Kaushalya, Sripali Weerakkody, Chamani Seneviratna, Deepika Rasangika, Udeshika Prabodhani, Inoka Ranaweera
India: Poonam Raut, Thirush Kamini, Mithali Raj(c), Harmanpreet Kaur, Karu Jain(w), Reema Malhotra, Amita Sharma, Jhulan Goswami, Gouher Sultana, Shubhlakshmi Sharma, Ekta Bisht
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