Sophie Devine stuns GG with her 36 ball 99 (Image Credit:- Twitter)
Sophie Devine’s outstanding display with the bat by scoring 99 runs in just 36 balls helps Royal Challengers Banglore beat Gujarat Giants by 8 wickets in Women IPL. Elected to bat first Gujarat Giants scored 188/4 in 20 overs. RCB chased down the total in just 15.3 overs and 8 wickets remaining.
Laura Wolvaart 68(42) and Sabbhineni Meghana 31(32) partnership of 63 runs for the second wicket set the platform for Gujjarat Giants. Ashleigh Gardner 41(26) , Dayalan Hemalatha 16*(6) and Harleen Deol 12*(5) late flourish helps GG to reach 188/4.
Shreyanka Patil (2/17) , Preeti Bose (1/23) and Sophie Devine (1/23) are the wicket takers for RCB
Chasing 189 run target Smriti Mandhana 37(31) and Sophie Devine 99(36) gives RCB a dream start by scoring 125 runs in just 9.2 overs. Sophie Devine missed well deserved century by just 1 run. After the openers departed Ellyse Perry 19*(12) and Heather Knight 22*(15) batted through the innings to reach the target without any further loss of wicket.
Sneh Rana (1/25) and Kim Garth (1/32) are the wicket takers for Gujarat Giants.
Player of The Match:- Sophie Devine 99(36) & 1/23.