result
21st Match, Leicester, Jul 11 2017, ICC Women's World Cup
(24/24 ov, target 137)117/3
WI Women won by 19 runs (D/L method)
player of the match
Deandra Dottin
West Indies Women
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• The report by Varun Shetty

Dottin, Taylor star as West Indies leave Pakistan winless

West Indies were aided by rain after putting up a strong batting display against Pakistan which saw Deandra Dottin reach her maiden ODI hundred, supported by Stafanie Taylor's 90

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Commentator: Deivarayan Muthu
Scorecard summary
West Indies Women285/4(50 overs)
Pakistan Women117/3(24 overs)
end of over 245 runs • 1 wicket
PAK-W: 117/3CRR: 4.87 RRR: 9.14
Javeria Khan58 (72)
Anisa Mohammed 4-0-21-2
Stafanie Taylor 8-0-29-0

6.28pm That's all she wrote for today. The match has been called off; West Indies women win by 19 runs via DLS method. Dottin had earlier lit up the day with a 71-ball hundred - the fastest for West Indies in Women's ODIs. If you hadn't watched that assault, do catch the highlights. That is all we have for you from this match. Thanks for reading. Goodbye and good night for now.

"I would rate it 10/10. It was a massive achievement, being my first ODI century," Dottin, the Player of the Match, says. We [Me and Stafanie Taylor] had to put together a partnership and put a good total on the board. I was just taking it easy and playing each ball on merit. The target in my mind was to stay and bat full overs. After my skipper got out, I knew I had to take over. After I scored my half-century and decided to take it up a gear. I am pretty confident and looking forward to the England game."

"I must say I am very pleased with my performance," Taylor says. It is really good to be back on track. I don't think I have been enjoying my batting in the past games. I told Deandra: 'Play in the V and just play your shots'. I felt really good in the middle. Concentration was the key for me. I am disappointed that I did not get the hundred. I have been working hard for the hundred. Deandra's hundred is a big plus."

"I think it was a lapse of planning on our part," Mir says." Dottin is a class player, and she has shots all over the ground. She has got cuts, she can hit down the ground, she has leg-side shots as well. Overall, the bowling was okay. The batting has not been up to the mark. Very important that the top order starts clicking."

6.15pm Still raining in Leicester. Nothing new to report

5.53pm The covers are back on, again. It has been that kind of a day. The par score at this point is 136. Pakistan are behind by 19 runs

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23.6
W
Anisa Mohammed to Iram Javed, OUT

Javed hares down the track and aims to clear extra cover. She, however, can't quite meet the pitch of this flatter offbreak wide outside off. She skies it to Nation as the bat twisted in her hands. The drizzle is heavier now, and the umpires usher the players off the field

Iram Javed c Nation b Mohammed 5 (8m 9b 1x4 0x6) SR: 55.55
23.5
1
Anisa Mohammed to Javeria Khan, 1 run

skids on outside off, swatted away to long-on off the back foot

23.4
1
Anisa Mohammed to Iram Javed, 1 run

flatter and quicker on middle and leg, camps back and clips it through midwicket

Hypocaust: "For the optimists out there: Javeria's career HS (133*) is the 3rd highest ever in a women's ODI chase. Only Meg Lanning has scored higher. She also scored 90 when Pakistan successfully chased 223 vs West Indies in 2015."

23.3
Anisa Mohammed to Iram Javed, no run

tossed up outside off, presses forward and pats it to extra cover

James: "Excellent bowling spell so far from Taylor, following up her innings."

23.2
1
Anisa Mohammed to Javeria Khan, 1 run

full on off, this is whipped across to the right of wide long-on

23.1
2
Anisa Mohammed to Javeria Khan, 2 runs

dragged down short and outside off, ripe for the cut, she jumps back and cuts it away in the gap between point and cover

end of over 235 runs
PAK-W: 112/2CRR: 4.86 RRR: 8.86
Iram Javed4 (6)
Javeria Khan54 (69)
Stafanie Taylor 8-0-29-0
Anisa Mohammed 3-0-16-1
22.6
Taylor to Iram Javed, no run

attempted short ball, but skids low outside off, beating the back-foot cut

22.5
Taylor to Iram Javed, no run

fizzes past the outside edge from a good length

22.4
Taylor to Iram Javed, no run

full on the stumps, hit back to the bowler

22.3
Taylor to Iram Javed, no run

throws up a full-toss just a shade outside off, slammed back to the bowler

22.2
4
Taylor to Iram Javed, FOUR runs

short and wide outside off, no turn, the batsman jumps back and flays it away to the third man boundary

WI deploy a slip

22.1
1
Taylor to Javeria Khan, 1 run

goes wide of the crease and angles it pretty full on off stump, dragged across the line to deep midwicket

end of over 225 runs • 1 wicket
PAK-W: 107/2CRR: 4.86 RRR: 8.62
Iram Javed0 (1)
Javeria Khan53 (68)
Anisa Mohammed 3-0-16-1
Stafanie Taylor 7-0-24-0

The par score at this point is 119. Pakistan behind by 12 runs

21.6
Anisa Mohammed to Iram Javed, no run

length ball, bounces off the surface, and fizzes past the outside edge

Here is Iram Javed - Bismah's replacement

21.5
W
Anisa Mohammed to Nahida Khan, OUT

Anisa breaks the threatening stand. Nahida backs away outside leg for a booming cover drive. Anisa holds her own. Floats it up and gets it to dip. Nahida is nowhere close to the pitch of this arm ball. The bowler rattles the middle stump and roars

Nahida Khan b Mohammed 40 (82m 46b 4x4 0x6) SR: 86.95
21.4
1
Anisa Mohammed to Javeria Khan, 1 run

worked with the break to square leg for one

21.3
Anisa Mohammed to Javeria Khan, no run

the batsman pre-meditates a reverse-sweep. The bowler spots it and spears it out of her reach outside off

21.2
4
Anisa Mohammed to Javeria Khan, FOUR runs

clears mid-off, long-on can't get across in time either. Slower through the air outside off, chipped deliberately over the infield. Javeria brings up her fifty

21.1
Anisa Mohammed to Javeria Khan, no run

full and outside off, backs away outside leg and drills a drive to extra cover

end of over 215 runs
PAK-W: 102/1CRR: 4.85 RRR: 8.41
Javeria Khan48 (64)
Nahida Khan40 (45)
Stafanie Taylor 7-0-24-0
Anisa Mohammed 2-0-11-0
20.6
1
Taylor to Javeria Khan, 1 run

tossed up on middle and leg, driven to the right of midwicket. Six singles off the over

20.5
1
Taylor to Nahida Khan, 1 run

low full-toss outside off, driven to sweeper. That should have been whooped away

Match details
Grace Road, Leicester
TossPakistan Women, elected to field first
SeriesICC Women's World Cup
Season2017
Player Of The Match
Deandra Dottin
Deandra Dottin
Match numberODI no. 1075
Hours of play (local time)10.30 start, First Session 10.30-13.40, Interval 13.40-14.10, Second Session 14.10-17.20
Match days11 July 2017 - day (50-over match)
Umpires
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Langton Rusere
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Sue Redfern
Reserve Umpire
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Claire Polosak
Match Referee
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Steve Bernard
PointsWest Indies Women 2, Pakistan Women 0