Sun, 29 Mar 2020

New Delhi [India], Feb 27 (ANI): Former Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday hailed Team India's brilliant performance against New Zealand in the ongoing ICC Women's T20 World Cup.

Tendulkar took to Twitter and shared the picture of Indian team and the captioned it, "Fantastic performance by our team to become the first team to enter the semi-final of T20WorldCup. It was a tight game and we played well under pressure. Was great to see @TheShafaliVerma play yet another crucial knock. INDWvNZW."Master Blaster also heaped praise on Shafali Verma after she played a crucial knock against the Kiwis. Verma played a knock of 46 runs off just 34 balls.

After being asked to bat first, she provided India with a good start in the match and the team managed to put up a total of 133 runs.

India women then successfully defended the target and secured a three-run victory in the match to cruise into the semi-finals of the premier tournament. (ANI)

More New Zealand News

Access More

Sign up for New Zealand News

a daily newsletter full of things to discuss over drinks.and the great thing is that it's on the house!