Indian women have made it to the semi-finals of the World Cup after beating New Zealand in the last ball. After defeating strong hosts Australia and Bangladesh team in both the initial matches, India now defeated New Zealand. Now on March 29, India have to play another league match against Sri Lanka.
India lost the toss and scored 133 runs for 8 wickets in the match played in Melbourne. For India, opener Shafali Verma scored 46 runs and Taniya Bhatia scored 23 runs.
In response to 133 runs, the New Zealand team could score 130 runs for 6 wickets. In the last over, New Zealand needed 5 runs to win on the last ball, 4 runs to tie the match, but Shikha Pandey hit a tremendous out side off stump to get the match to the Yorker by three runs. For Kiwis, Amelia Kerr scored the highest 34, Katie Martin 25, Maddy Green scored 24 runs. At the same time, India's Deepti Sharma, Shikha Pandey, Rajeshwari Gaekwad, Poonam Yadav and Radha Yadav got 1-1 wickets.