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  • 11:43 PM IST

    Overs 20: Ireland finish on 93/8. India enter semi-finals after beating Ireland by 52 runs for their third successive win.

  • 11:41 PM IST

    Overs 18.6: OUT! Stumping no. 3 for Taniya Bhatia and also wicket no. 3 for Radha Yadav who finishes her quota with bowling figures of 3/25. Lara Maritz walks back for a first-ball duck. Score 91/8, chasing 146

  • 11:40 PM IST

    Overs 18.5: OUT! Another one bites the dust as Elimear Richardson has been run out for 4. Score 91/7, chasing 146

  • 11:38 PM IST

    Overs 18.4: OUT! Wicket no. 2 for Radha Yadav as Kim Garth has been bowled on 3. There was a little confusion about the mode of dismissal though. She was initially given out stumped but replays showed the ball clipped the stumps before being collected by ‘keeper. Score 90/6

  • 11:33 PM IST

    Overs 18: Harmanpreet Kaur finishes her quota of four overs. Just 10 runs in it apart from a wicket. Score 86/5, chasing 146

  • 11:31 PM IST

    Overs 17.3: Wicket! India captain Harmanpreet Kaur strikes in her fourth over after Isobel Joyce paddles one over the leg side only to find Poonam Yadav to be caught for 33. Score 84/5, chasing 146

  • 11:30 PM IST

    Overs 17: Eight runs – two back-to-back fours to Isobel Joyce – and a wicket in the over.

  • 11:29 PM IST

    Overs 16.5: OUT! Wicket no. 2 for Deepti Sharma after a successful review against an on-field not out lbw decision. Shauna Kavanagh given lbw on 2. Score 82/4, chasing 146

  • 11:23 PM IST

    Overs 16: Harmanpreet Kaur returns and delivers another good over. Two runs from it. Ireland aren’t finding it easy to score even a single against India spinners. Score 73/3

  • 11:20 PM IST

    Overs 15: Shauna Kavanagh walks in at no. 5. Five runs and a wicket in Radha Yadav’s third over. Score 71/3

India vs Ireland

Hello and welcome to our live coverage from the ICC Women’s World T20 2018! India have started their campaign with back-to-back wins against New Zealand and Pakistan. They beat New Zealand by 34 runs in the tournament opener with their captain Harmanpreet Kaur becoming the first from her country to score a century in women’s T20Is. They faced arch-rivals Pakistan in their second match and thanks to a half-century from the veteran Mithali Raj, sailed to a seven-wicket win.

Today, they face Ireland who have lost both their matches.

Squads

India: Mithali Raj, Smriti Mandhana, Jemimah Rodrigues, Harmanpreet Kaur(c), Veda Krishnamurthy, Taniya Bhatia(w), Deepti Sharma, Dayalan Hemalatha, Radha Yadav, Arundhati Reddy, Poonam Yadav, Anuja Patil, Ekta Bisht, Mansi Joshi, Pooja Vastrakar

Ireland: Clare Shillington, Cecelia Joyce, Gaby Lewis, Eimear Richardson, Isobel Joyce, Laura Delany(c), Kim Garth, Shauna Kavanagh, Mary Waldron(w), Lucy OReilly, Ciara Metcalfe, Celeste Raack, Rebecca Stokell, Lara Maritz, Amy Kenealy

Editorial team of CricketCountry.