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6th Match, Group A (N), Nagpur, Mar 18 2016, Women's World T20
(18.3/20 ov, target 103)105/4
AUS Women won by 6 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)
player of the match
Meg Lanning
Australia Women
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• The Report by Shashank Kishore in Nagpur

Blackwell, Lanning give Australia easy win

In a clash that briefly flirted with the gripping, it was Australia's experience that helped them ride a top-order wobble as they began their title defence with a six-wicket win against South Africa at the VCA Stadium in Nagpur

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Scorecard summary
South Africa Women102/6(20 overs)
Australia Women105/4(18.3 overs)
18.3
4
Kapp to Blackwell, FOUR runs
18.2
Kapp to Blackwell, no run
18.1
Kapp to Blackwell, no run
end of over 1811 runs
AUS-W: 101/4CRR: 5.61 RRR: 1.00 • Need 2 from 12b
Alex Blackwell38 (43)
Meg Lanning30 (19)
Shabnim Ismail3-1-15-2
Marizanne Kapp3-0-17-1
17.6
1
Ismail to Blackwell, 1 run
17.5
1
Ismail to Lanning, 1 run
17.4
4
Ismail to Lanning, FOUR runs
17.3
4
Ismail to Lanning, FOUR runs
17.2
1
Ismail to Blackwell, 1 run
17.1
Ismail to Blackwell, no run
end of over 1710 runs
AUS-W: 90/4CRR: 5.29 RRR: 4.33 • Need 13 from 18b
Meg Lanning21 (16)
Alex Blackwell36 (40)
Marizanne Kapp3-0-17-1
Ayabonga Khaka3-0-19-0
16.6
Kapp to Lanning, no run
16.6
1w
Kapp to Lanning, 1 wide
16.5
1
Kapp to Blackwell, 1 run
16.4
4
Kapp to Blackwell, FOUR runs
16.3
1
Kapp to Lanning, 1 run
16.2
2
Kapp to Lanning, 2 runs
16.1
1
Kapp to Blackwell, 1 run
end of over 167 runs
AUS-W: 80/4CRR: 5.00 RRR: 5.75 • Need 23 from 24b
Alex Blackwell30 (37)
Meg Lanning18 (13)
Ayabonga Khaka3-0-19-0
Dane van Niekerk3-0-18-1
15.6
1
Khaka to Blackwell, 1 run
15.5
Khaka to Blackwell, no run
15.4
Khaka to Blackwell, no run
15.3
4
Khaka to Blackwell, FOUR runs
Match details
Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Jamtha, Nagpur
TossSouth Africa Women, elected to bat first
SeriesWomen's World T20
Season2015/16
Player Of The Match
Meg Lanning
Meg Lanning
Match numberT20I no. 345
Hours of play (local time)19.30 start, First Session 19.30-20.55, Interval 20.55-21.15, Second Session 21.15-22.40
Match days18 March 2016 - night(20-over match)
Umpires
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Kathy Cross
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Nandan
Reserve Umpire
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Anil Chaudhary
Match Referee
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Javagal Srinath
PointsAustralia Women 2, South Africa Women 0