Indian Women have won their second Twenty20 cricket match against South African Eves by nine wickets. At East London today, after restricting the hosts to a modest score of 142 for seven, India easily overhauled target by making 144 for one in 19.1 overs.
Mithali Raj remained unbeaten on 76 which came off 61 balls. The opening stand between her and Smiriti Mandhana yielded 106 runs in 14.2 overs.
Mandhana made 57 in 42 balls. Skipper Harmanpreet Kaur remained not out on 7.
Earlier, India opted to bowl after winning the toss.
After today’s impressive win, Indian women have taken a 2-nil lead in the five-match T20 series.
Indian women have already clinched the ODI-series by a 2-1 margin.
The final scores:
South African women – 142 for seven in 20 overs.
India women – 144 for one in 19.1 overs.