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Shafali Verma, Sophia Dunkley, Sneh Rana, Taniya Bhatia, Deepti Sharma, Pooja Vastrakar - the Bristol debutants•ESPNcricinfo Ltd
80* Rana's score in the second innings, the third-highest while batting at No. 8 or a lower position on women's Test debut. Chamani Seneviratna struck an unbeaten 105, batting at No.8 against Pakistan in 1998 while Shelley Nitschke scored 81* at No. 10 against England in 2005. Rana's 80* is also the second-highest score on the women's Test debut for India, behind Verma's 96 in the first innings.
4 Players to have won the Player-of-the-match award on women's Test debut, including Verma against England. A six-wicket haul for Isobel Joyce against Pakistan in 2000, a double ton for Michelle Goszko against England in 2001 and twin fifties for Jonassen against England in 2015 earned them a Player-of-the-match award on Test debut.