Goa gets back to winning ways: Womens Senior 1 Day Trophy
7:55 pm, Thu, 18 March 2021
NEWSBYTES PORVORIM Goa got back to winning ways in the BCCI Womens Senior 1 Day Trophy, defeating Uttar Pradesh by 3 wickets at the KL Saini stadium in Jaipur on Thursday. Goa now stands second on the Elite Group C table with 12 points. Andhra tops the table with 16 points. Uttar Pradesh won the toss and elected to bat and they were restricted to 151 for the loss of 9 wickets in the allotted 50 overs. Rupali S Chavan and Tejaswini Duragad claimed two wickets each for Goa surrendering 32 and 33 runs respectively in their allotted ten overs. Captain Shika Pandey , Nikita and Gawde Diksha claimed one wicket a piece . Needing to score 152 for a win, Goa gained steam after the loss of the fourth wicket with the presence of Tejaswni Duragad on the crease who finished scoring 32 runs from 59. Captain Shikha top scored for Goa with 35 from 53 balls whilst Sanjula S Naik weighed in with a 33 not out from 84 balls. Gawde Diksha and Nikita chipped in with 15 and 14 respectively to see Goa cross the victory margin in 48.4 overs , losing just 7 wickets.