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  • 11:34 PM IST

    Overs 19.3: WICKET! Another one bites the dust and that’s it! India beat Australia by 48 runs to finish top in Group B. Australia finish 119/9 (Healy out after concussion)

  • 11:32 PM IST

    Overs 19.1: WICKET! Anuja Patil gets her second wicket afer Megan Schutt holes out to the wicketkeeper for 4. Score 118/8, chasing 168

  • 11:31 PM IST

    Overs 19: Ellyse Perry hits her first six of the innings. Australia could have used some of these earlier in their chase. 10 runs from the over. Score 118/7, chasing 168

  • 11:27 PM IST

    Overs 18: Five runs and a wicket from Radha Yadav. She finishes her quota of four overs with figures of 2/13. Score 108/7

  • 11:26 PM IST

    Overs 17.4: WICKET! Excellent catch from Radha Yadav off her own bowling. Delissa Kimmince walks back after scoring just 1. A top-edge and Radha runs backwards and then a full-length dive to complete the catch. Score 105/7

  • 11:23 PM IST

    Overs 16.6: Catch no. 4 for Veda Krishnamurthy. Sophie Molineux takes the aerial route but finds Veda who accepts a comfortable catch. Sophie scored 9. Score 103/6

  • 11:19 PM IST

    Overs 16: Nine runs and a wicket in the over. Score 99/5, chasing 168

  • 11:16 PM IST

    Overs 15.1: WICKET! Poonam Yadav strikes again. This time she lures Rachael Haynes forward who misses the ball and an easy stumping for Taniya Bhatia. She scored 8. Score 90/5

  • 11:14 PM IST

    Overs 15: This is what Australia have been missing all their innings today – lack of boundaries. Ellyse Perry has clattered three fours off Harmanpreet Kaur. 14 runs from the over. Score 90/4

  • 11:11 PM IST

    Overs 14: A slightly better over for Australia – they’ve scored seven runs in it but they need to find boundaries now. 92 runs needed in 36 deliveries. Score 76/4

  • 11:08 PM IST

    Overs 13: Captain Harmanpreet Kaur into the attack now. Five runs from it. The contest is slipping away from Australia. Score 69/4, chasing 168

  • 11:05 PM IST

    Overs 12: Indian spinners aren’t allowing Australia to break-free. The required rate is now 13 an over. Score 64/4

  • 11:03 PM IST

    Overs 11: Four runs and a wicket in the over. Score 61/4, chasing 168

  • 11:00 PM IST

    Overs 10.4: WICKET! The spinners are doing it for India. Catch no. 3 for Veda Krishnamurthy as Gardner holes out on 20 off Poonam Yadav. Score 59/4, chasing 168

  • 10:58 PM IST

    Australia need 111 runs to win from 60 deliveries

  • 10:57 PM IST

    Overs 10: End of excellent over from Radha – a wicket and just one run in it. Score 57/3, chasing 168

  • 10:55 PM IST

    Overs 9.1: WICKET! Radha Yadav strikes as Meg Lanning departs for 10. A massive wicket for India this! Lanning sweeps but fails to clear the boundary as Veda Krishnamurthy takes a good running catch at deep midwicket to send her back. Score 56/3

  • 10:54 PM IST

    Overs 9: Ashleigh Gardner breaks the shackles as she charges forward to clatter one over the boundary for the first six of Australia innings. Eight runs from Poonam Yadav’s first over. Score 56/2

  • 10:51 PM IST

    Overs 8: Radha Yadav, left-arm spinner, into the attack now. Four singles in her first over take Australia to 48/2, chasing 168

  • 10:48 PM IST

    Overs 7: Five runs from Deepti’s third over. India reviewed an lbw call off the sixth delivery. The ball-trackers showed the ball would have missed the stump. Score 44/2

  • 10:45 PM IST

    UPDATE: Healy is suffering from concussion and will not bat for Australia

  • 10:43 PM IST

    Overs 6: Gardner finishes the Powerplay for Australia on a high note with consecutive fours off Arundhati Reddy. Eight runs from it. Score 39/2, chasing 168

  • 10:39 PM IST

    Overs 5: Meg Lanning safely saw through the hat-trick delivery. End of an excellent over for India – two wickets and four runs in it. Score 31/2

  • 10:36 PM IST

    Overs 4.2: WICKET! Two in two for Deepti! Beth Mooney goes for a sweep but misses the ball to be bowled for 19. Australia 27/2, chasing 168

  • 10:36 PM IST

    Overs 4.1: WICKET! Deepti Sharma breaks the opening stand by having Villani caught at deep midwicket on 6. A decent catch from Veda Krishnamurthy. Australia 27/1, chasing 168

  • 10:34 PM IST

    Overs 4: Anuja Patil continues. Mooney picks up a four off the final delivery to move to 19 off 16. Score 27/0

  • 10:29 PM IST

    Overs 3: Deepti Sharma replaces Arundhati. Spin from both the ends now. Six runs in the over. Score 20/0, chasing 168

  • 10:29 PM IST

    Overs 2: Spin in Anuja Patil introduced. A good over from her – three singles in it. Score 14/0

  • 10:21 PM IST

    Over 1: Arundhati Reddy starts the proceedings for India. There’s a change in the opening combination for Australia – Beth Mooney and Elyse Villani will kickstart the chase. A good start for Australia – 11 runs in the over including back-to-back fours to Mooney. Score 11/0, chasing 168

  • 10:03 PM IST

    Overs 20: Ellyse Perry finishes off with a wicket as she cleans up Deepti Sharma off the final delivery. Deepti scored 8. India 167/8

ICC Women's World T20 2018

Hello and welcome to our live coverage from the ICC Women’s World T20 2018 Group B match between India and Australia. This is the final match of the group with both the teams still unbeaten. They have already booked their semi-final spots.

Considered title contenders, both India and Australia stormed into the semifinals of the showpiece with a game to spare. Assured of a place in the last-four stage, the result of Saturday’s match may not be of much significance, but India are aware that beating a superior side will help them take the confidence into the knockouts. Click here to read more