In the second T20 match for the Women’s series between India lost to New Zealand in an exciting match by 4 wickets. India went on to bat first and posted a score of 136 runs which was a little low.
Smriti Mandhana and Jemimah Rodrigues provided a strong start for the side with a 70 run partnership. Rodrigues top-scored with 72 runs for the India; however the side literally fell apart after this.
Opener Suzie Bates scored 62 of 52 balls setting things up nicely for the New Zealand side. However they also lost wickets at crucial moments to swing the game to India’s favor in certain moments.
The New Zealand side was able to finish the game in the last ball of the game which came to be quite exciting to watch.