Devika Vaidya and Tanuja Kanwar Lead India : India Women Emerging team got the much of their Sri Lankan matches as Devika Vaidya, and Tanuja Kanwar got four wickets each in the last on Tuesday and helped the team clinch Women’s Emerging Asia Cup 2019.
Devika Vaidya and Tanuja Kanwar Lead India, In a low scoring battle at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo, India won the toss and opted to bat first. It was a struggle for the batsmen right from the start of the match as India kept losing wickets at regular intervals. But 47 from Tanushree Sarkar and 34 from Simran Bahadur helped India post 175.
For the hosts, Kaveesha Dilhari picked up three wickets for 27 runs in 10 overs.
Come to the second innings, Indian bowlers put up an excellent show to restrict the opposition to only 135, and win the match for the team by 14 runs (DLS Method).
Both Vaidya and Kanwar were on top of their game and never gamed Sri Lanka a chance to come back in the match. Lanka skipper Harshitha Samarawickrama top scored with a 64-ball 39, with Lihini Apasara (22) and Madhushika Lakmali (25) chipping in with handy contributions, but that wasn’t enough in the end.