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3rd Match, Group A, Mumbai (BS), Feb 1 2013, ICC Women's World Cup
(50 ov, target 239)244/9
SL Women won by 1 wicket
Player Of The Match
56 (41) & 2/49
eshani-lokusuriyage
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Kaushalya sets up historic win for Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka achieved a historic one-wicket win against defending champions England in a see-saw battle in Mumbai

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Scorecard summary
England Women238/8(50 overs)
Sri Lanka Women244/9(50 overs)
end of over 5012 runs • 1 wicket
SL-W: 244/9CRR: 4.88 
Dilani Manodara8 (5)
Sharina Ravikumar0 (0)
Georgia Elwiss 7-0-39-2
Danielle Hazell 9-0-44-1

Sri Lanka Women win by 1 wicket, a historic win and a thrilling finish. Thanks for tuning in, do join us again on Sunday.

Pat: "Get the boys... Who says women cricket is boring. Excellent chase by Sri Lanka and keeping cool under pressure."

49.6
6
Elwiss to Surangika, SIX runs

hit well in the air and over the midwicket fence and Sri Lanka win.

49.5
Elwiss to Surangika, no run

driven straight to backward point.

49.4
W
Elwiss to Surangika, OUT

driven to mid-off, and what do we have now, a run out as Kaushalya takes off from the non-strikers end for a non-existant single.

Eshani Lokusuriyage run out (Elwiss) 56 (61m 41b 5x4 3x6) SR: 136.58
49.3
1
Elwiss to Kaushalya, 1 run

oh! Elwiss has dropped the match, as Kaushalya miscues it high in the air.

49.2
6
Elwiss to Kaushalya, SIX runs

goes all the way over the fence for a six, over square leg.

49.1
1
Elwiss to Surangika, 1 run

gets it to short fine leg.

end of over 494 runs • 1 wicket
SL-W: 230/8CRR: 4.69 RRR: 9.00
Dilani Manodara1 (1)
Eshani Lokusuriyage49 (39)
Danielle Hazell 9-0-44-1
Jenny Gunn 5-0-32-1
48.6
1
Hazell to Surangika, 1 run

played to deep midwicket.

48.5
W
Hazell to Rasangika, OUT

hit in the air behind point and Elwiss takes the catch.

Deepika Rasangika c Elwiss b Hazell 9 (13m 8b 1x4 0x6) SR: 112.5
48.4
1
Hazell to Kaushalya, 1 run

hit down the ground to long on.

48.3
1
Hazell to Rasangika, 1 run

to the sweeper cover.

48.2
1
Hazell to Kaushalya, 1 run

driven down the ground to long off.

48.1
Hazell to Kaushalya, no run

plays and misses.

end of over 4816 runs
SL-W: 226/7CRR: 4.70 RRR: 6.50
Deepika Rasangika8 (6)
Eshani Lokusuriyage47 (36)
Jenny Gunn 5-0-32-1
Katherine Brunt 10-0-36-2

Sri lanka Women on the verge of a historic win.

47.6
4
Gunn to Rasangika, FOUR runs

hit hard in the gap to the wide long off fence.

47.5
1
Gunn to Kaushalya, 1 run

full toss driven to long on.

47.4
4
Gunn to Kaushalya, FOUR runs

driven well through to the extra cover fence.

47.3
4
Gunn to Kaushalya, FOUR runs

full toss hit to the backward square leg fence.

47.2
3
Gunn to Rasangika, 3 runs

mistimes to mid-on, a terrible misfield, the dive in the end saves a run.

47.1
Gunn to Rasangika, no run

full toss hit back to the bowler.

end of over 474 runs
SL-W: 210/7CRR: 4.46 RRR: 9.66
Eshani Lokusuriyage38 (33)
Deepika Rasangika1 (3)
Katherine Brunt 10-0-36-2
Arran Brindle 9-0-38-2
46.6
Brunt to Kaushalya, no run

cuts and misses.

46.5
2
Brunt to Kaushalya, 2 runs

drives along the ground to the sweeper.

Match details
Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai
TossSri Lanka Women, elected to field first
SeriesICC Women's World Cup
Season2012/13
Player Of The Match
Eshani Lokusuriyage
Eshani Lokusuriyage
Match numberODI no. 847
Hours of play (local time)09.00 start, First Session 09.00-12.10, Interval 12.10-12.55, Second Session 12.55-16.05
Match days1 February 2013 - day (50-over match)
WODI debut
Amy Jones
Amy Jones
Umpires
Nepal Image
Buddhi Pradhan
West Indies Image
Gregory Brathwaite
TV Umpire
India Image
Vineet Kulkarni
Reserve Umpire
Singapore Image
Sarika Prasad
Match Referee
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David Jukes
PointsSri Lanka Women 2, England Women 0