Gujarat vs Mumbai Highlights: Bowlers and Harmanpreet Kaur (30-ball 65) ensure Mumbai Indians (MI) do not suffer any setbacks as they take on the opening match of the Women’s Premier League (WPL 2023) on Saturday, March 4. Gujarat Giants were comprehensively defeated by them. At DY Patil Stadium, Navi Mumbai. This humiliating defeat will certainly make the Gujarat management sit up and take note ahead of their next match in the WPL. Mumbai, on the other hand, have got off to a great start in the WPL as they began their campaign with a thumping 143-run win.
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Batting first, Harmanpreet Kaur wrote her name in the history books by scoring 65 off just 30 balls, hitting 14 blistering fours to devastate Gujarat, helping Mumbai post a mammoth 207/5.
The right-handed batsman not only scored a historic half-century but also shared a solid 89-run partnership for the fourth wicket with New Zealand batswoman Amelia Kerr, who scored an unbeaten 45 off just 24 balls with the help of six fours and a six. .
Mumbai Indians Playing XI: Hayley Mathews, Yastika Bhatia (w), Harmanpreet Kaur (c), Nat Sciver-Brunt, Amelia Kerr, Amanjot Kaur, Pooja Vastrakar, Humaira Kazi, Issy Wong, Jintimani Kalita, Sayka Ishak
Gujarat Giants Playing XI: Beth Mooney (w/c), Sabbhineni Meghna, Harleen Deol, Ashleigh Gardner, Annabel Sutherland, Dayalan Hemlata, Georgia Wareham, Sneh Rana, Tanuja Kanwar, Monica Patel, Manasi Joshi
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