256dThe Report by Abhishek Purohit in Mumbai

Sri Lanka in Super Six after another historic win

Sri Lanka, with an all-round display, inflicted a crushing 138-run victory on India, thereby helping themselves qualify for the Super Six with two points

Match Centre

Match Details


Sri Lanka Women , elected to bat first

Player Of The Match


Hours of play (local time)

14.30 start, First Session 14.30-17.40, Interval 17.40-18.25, Second Session 18.25-21.35

Match days

5 February 2013 - day/night match (50-over match)

TV Umpires

Reserve Umpire

Match Referee


Sri Lanka Women 2, India Women 0

Sri Lanka win by 138 runs and get into the super sixes. India were outplayed and are knocked out of the World Cup. Sri Lanka Women deserved to win, they were upto the task and kept at it, well done. Thanks for tuning in, do join us for the super sixes.

Daniel Alexander: "Watch out for the 'wild celebrations', this means a lot to our nation.."

Aruna Jayawardena: "we are sorry India ! This is brilliant performance from SL. We hope you Indian nation) will support us in super six as SL will be the only Asian country in super six"

Nischal: "May be start of new Era in women's cricket. It's time for a sub continent team to be a world champion..Spoke too early!!!"

pradeep karki: "At least India will now face Arch- rival Pakistan ....Another great Stat India & Sri Lanka both have exactly same Run rate" but 2 points more.

Seneviratna to S Sharma, OUT, all over and Sri Lanka into the super sixes, pushes forward and finds the edge to the keeper.

S Sharma c †Surangika b Seneviratna 4 (9m 10b 0x4 0x6) SR: 40.00

Seneviratna to S Sharma, no run, chips it in the air short of short midwicket.

42 | 3 Runs | IND-W: 144/9 (139 runs required from 48 balls, RR: 3.42, RRR: 17.37)

  • Shubhlakshmi Sharma4 (8b)
  • Gouher Sultana12 (37b)
  • Shashikala Siriwardene8-1-20-2
  • Chamani Seneviratna7-2-10-1
Siriwardene to S Sharma, 1 run, gets it down to deep backward square leg.
Siriwardene to S Sharma, no run, spins in to strike the pad.
Siriwardene to Sultana, 1 run, mishit high in the air and lands safely on the onside.
Siriwardene to Sultana, no run, pushes forward and off the edge to the onside.

IND Women 2nd innings Partnerships

1st6MDT KaminiPG Raut
2nd31M RajMDT Kamini
3rd1MDT KaminiH Kaur
4th12KV JainMDT Kamini
5th19R MalhotraKV Jain
6th37R MalhotraJ Goswami
7th11R MalhotraA Sharma
8th12R MalhotraG Sultana
9th7G SultanaE Bisht
10th8G SultanaS Sharma