IND-W vs SL-W Women’s Asia Cup 2022 Highlights: India Women Beat Sri Lanka By 41 Runs
India women vs Sri Lanka women Asia Cup Cricket: Harmanpreet Kaur-led India will start the match as favourites against Sri Lanka women. Check all the latest score, updates and full scorecard straight from the Sylhet District Stadium.

India Women vs Sri Lanka Women Highlights

The Indian women’s cricket team started their Women’s Asia Cup 2022 campaign on a winning note as they defeated Sri Lanka by 41 runs. Jemimah Rodrigues won the ‘PLAYER OF THE MATCH’ award due to a gritty 76 runs inning.

Earlier, Sri Lanka women were in trouble against India in the match of the tournament. They have lost six wickets and need a big partnership to get the win. Harshitha Samarawickrama (26) scored the most runs for his team.

Jemimah Rodrigues (76) scored a wonderful half-century as the Indian women’s cricket team set a target of 151 runs against Sri Lanka women in their first match of the Women’s Asia Cup 2022.

Earlier, India were off to a bad start as they lose Shafali Verma (10) and Smriti Madhana (6) early in the first innings of the match. India women kick off their women’s Asia cup 2022 campaign against Sri Lanka women. India are fresh from a 3-0 ODI series win over England women and start the match as favourites. With players like Smriti Mandhana, Shafali Verma, Harmanpreet Kaur, and Renuka Singh Thakur, they are one of the favourites to win the title.

Meanwhile, Sri Lanka women wll have to punch above their weight to get past India. A lot will rest on Sri Lanka women skipper Chamari Attapattu. Sri Lanka women last played in the CWG 2022 and lost all the three games.

Squads:

India Women Squad: Shafali Verma, Smriti Mandhana, Sabbhineni Meghana, Harmanpreet Kaur(c), Dayalan Hemalatha, Deepti Sharma, Sneh Rana, Richa Ghosh(w), Pooja Vastrakar, Radha Yadav, Renuka Singh, Kiran Navgire, Jemimah Rodrigues, Meghna Singh, Rajeshwari Gayakwad

Sri Lanka Women Squad: Hasini Perera, Chamari Athapaththu(c), Harshitha Madavi, Anushka Sanjeewani(w), Nilakshi de Silva, Kavisha Dilhari, Malsha Shehani, Oshadi Ranasinghe, Sugandika Kumari, Inoka Ranaweera, Achini Kulasuriya, Tharika Sewwandi, Madushika Methtananda, Rashmi Silva, Kaushani Nuthyangana

Live Updates

  • 4:31 PM IST

  • 4:23 PM IST
    Live INDW vs SLW: Sri Lanka went off to a good start but failed to keep the momentum after the powerplay and lost the match. Jemimah Rodrigues won the ‘PLAYER OF THE MATCH’ award due to a gritty 76 runs inning. She will look to continue her form in the upcoming matches of the Asia Cup 2022.
  • 4:13 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: ALL OUT!!! Hemalatha takes the last wicket and India win the match by 41 runs. (SLW- 109/10, 18.2 Overs)

  • 4:10 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: Two quick wickets for India and they are really close to victory now. Sri Lanka started the inning well but failed to build on it after the powerplay. (SLW- 109/9, 18 Overs)

  • 4:05 PM IST

  • 3:53 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: OUT!!! Plumb in front. Anushka Sanjeewan goes back into the hut for five. (SLW- 82/6, 14 Overs)

  • 3:46 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: Hasini Perera and Anushka Sanjeewani are on the crease and they will look to build a partnership here to give Sri Lanka a slight chance of victory which looks really difficult at the moment. (SLW- 72/5, 12 Overs)

  • 3:40 PM IST
    Live INDW vs SLW: OUT!!! Fifth wicket for India and second for Pooja Vastrakar. Kavisha Dilhari is out for just one run. (SLW- 61/5, 11 Overs)
  • 3:33 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: 10 Overs are gone and India are on top of the game in their first match of the Asia Cup 2022. They need 94 runs in the final 10 overs. (SLW- 57/4, 10 Overs)

  • 3:26 PM IST
    Live INDW vs SLW: OUT!!! Vastrakar comes to bowl and takes a wicket. Nilakshi de Silva is gone for just three runs. (SLW- 56/4, 9 Overs)
  • 3:22 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: Another run-out!!! This time Harshitha Samarawickrama (26) is gone. Sri Lanka are in real trouble now after losing a set batter. (SLW-55/3, 8 Overs)

  • 3:19 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: A fine over for India. Sri Lanka went off a to flying start but two wickets titled the first powerplay in India’s favour. (SLW- 43/2, 6 Overs)

  • 3:10 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: Run-out!!!! What a throw by Deepti Sharma. Malsha Shehani is gone for just nine runs. (SLW- 39/2, 5.1 Overs)

  • 3:06 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: Chamari Athapaththu went for a big one but failed to clear the 30-yard circle. It is a big wicket for India, especially after a quick start. (SLW- 29/1, 4 Overs)

  • 3:00 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: Wicket for India. Captain Chamari Athapaththu goes back into the hut for just five runs. (SLW- 25/1, 3.3 Overs)

  • 2:57 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: A six in the third over of the match. Harshitha Samarawickrama has taken the charge here and indian bowlers have to get rid of her quickly. (SLW- 27/0, 3 Overs)

  • 2:54 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: Deepti Sharma failed to make any effect in the second over of the match as well. Chamari Athapaththu and Harshitha Samarawickrama are looking really comfortable on the crease. (INDW- 19/0, 2 Overs)

  • 2:49 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: Sri Lanka are off to a flying start as they get 13 runs from the first over of Renuka Singh. (SLW- 13/0, 1 Over)

  • 2:46 PM IST
    Live INDW vs SLW: Sri Lankan openers Chamari Athapaththu and Harshitha Samarawickrama are out in the middle. Renuka Singh is bowling the first over.
  • 2:43 PM IST

  • 2:35 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: End of the inning!!! India somehow manage to reach 150 runs after losing two early wickets. All the credits go to Jemimah Rodrigues who scored 76 runs and kept India ahead of run a ball against Sri Lanka. (INDW-150/6, 20 Overs)

  • 2:26 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: Big wicket for Sri Lanka. Jemimah Rodrigues is gone for 76 and it might keep India below 150 runs. (INDW- 135/4, 18 Overs)

  • 2:19 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: Two back-to-back boundaries from Jemimah Rodrigues in the over and she is looking to get quick runs now to take India to a big total. (INDW-127/3, 17 Overs)

  • 2:15 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: Harmanpreet Kaur went out of the crease to hit a big shot but missed the shot and the keeper did not mistake in flicking the bails off. (INDW- 116/3, 16 Overs)

  • 2:12 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: OUT!!! Harmanpreet Kaur is gone. She departs for 33. (INDW- 115/3, 15.5 Overs)

  • 2:08 PM IST

  • 2:04 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: India cross the 100-run mark. Both the batters are looking set on the crease and will look to accelerate the innings in the last 6 overs. (INDW- 100/2, 14 Overs)

  • 1:57 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: A boundary by Harmanpreet Kaur to complete the 13th over. India are looking to go over 150 runs in the match. (INDW- 92/2, 13 Overs)

  • 1:53 PM IST
    Live INDW vs SLW: Jemimah Rodrigues completes her half-century. This is her eighth fifty in T20I. She took 30 balls to complete it and will now look to score runs quickly with captain Harmanpreet Kaur. (INDW- 81/2, 12 Overs)

  • 1:51 PM IST

    Live INDW vs SLW: A fine 11th over by Sri Lanka as well. They are slowly getting their grip on the match. Indian batters have to score quick runs now. (INDW- 70/2, 11 Overs)