Goa women began with win in 1st match: Womens Senior 1 Day Trophy
3:56 pm, Fri, 12 March 2021
NEWSBYTES PORVORIM Goa beat Chandigarh by 78 runs in their first match of the Womens Senior One Day Trophy 2020-2021 being organized by BCCI at KL Saini stadium in Jaipur on Friday. Put in to bat by Chandigarh, Goa scored 173 for the loss of 9 wickets in the stipulated 50 overs and bundled out their rivals for 95 in 42.2 overs. Goa’s innings were bolstered by 43 from 75 balls scored by Purvaja Verlekar. Gawde Diksha scored 34 from 76 balls and Sonali made 30 from 37 balls to help Goa reach the total of 173. Tejaswini Duragad 21 from 48 balls and Nikita, who scored 16 from 23 balls, were the other batsmen from Goa to cross the double digit mark. Goa captain Shikha Pandey and Sanjuala Sudhakar Naik shared six of Chandigarh wickets to deny the opponents to cross the 100 score mark. Shikha Pandey finished with figures of 7.2, 2,10,3 whilst Sanjula finished with figures of: 5, 2,8,3. Rupali Sukhadev Chavan claimed two wickets for Goa giving away 17 runs in 8 overs whilst Sunanda claimed the other wicket conceding 10 runs in 8 overs.