Australia bagged their fourth ladies’s International Twenty20 name. © ICC
Australia bagged their fourth ladies’s International Twenty20 name after a thumping eight-wicket victory over England on the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium right here on Sunday. They’d previous clinched the distinguished name within the years 2010, 2012 and 2014. The Australians rode an all-round display by way of Ashleigh Gardner, who ruled England in all departments of the sport. The bowlers of the successful aspect got here all weapons blazing on a sluggish wicket as England’s resolution to bat first grew to become disastrous.
The English by no means appeared in keep an eye on as 9 of its gamers didn’t even contact the double-digit mark.
It used to be opener Danielle Wyatt and skipper Heather Knight who confirmed some resistance with ratings of 43 and 25 as England by some means controlled to move the 100-run mark sooner than being bowled out for a paltry 105 in 19.four overs.
Off-spinner Gardner used to be the wreaker-in-chief with figures of three/22 from her 4 overs whilst Georgia Wareham and Megan Schutt additionally chipped in with a few wickets every.
Australia then very easily chased down the objective in 15.1 overs, shedding simply two wickets.
After shining with the leather-based, Gardner used to be additionally at hand with the bat after last unbeaten on 33 runs of 26 deliveries.
In the meantime, skipper Meg Lanning additionally remained unbeaten on 28 runs as her aspect crossed the road conveniently.
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