Confident India will offer hosts England stern test in final

Confident India will offer hosts England stern test in final

Promotion and felicitations are on the cards for batswoman Harmanpreet Kaur, who hit a scintillating century to help India defeat mighty Australia and enter the final of the ICC Women's World Cup.

So. if you want to watch all the action from today's Women's Cricket World Cup final, here's how to tune in online. However, four Indian bowlers feature in the top fifteen wicket takers' list.

The 26-year-old is not just England's second highest run scorer but is also their highest wicket taker. "Playing the hosts in their own country is going to be a challenge but this unit is up for it". So, the venue will look with the maximum heads of the United Kingdom. This is a huge boost for all the women cricketers. Though, the God of Cricket is spreading the love over all sports persons around the world, especially for Indian games.

India needs to keep their astonishing performance at its peak until they lift the maiden World Cup.

The so-called "Natmeg", a stroke Sciver plays between her legs when dealing with a full-length delivery, came to prominence following her dominant 129 in England's quarter-final win over New Zealand. This World Cup has already done wonders for women's cricket, but to have a full house at Lord's for the final makes it one hell of an occasion for the sport.

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Just when the young Croatian, 19, needed to up her game, she began losing the range with her powerful groundstrokes. Instead, it was Muller who was able to enjoy a win that seemed to be slipping away.

India: Mithali Raj (captain), Ekta Bisht, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Jhulan Goswami, Mansi Joshi, Harmanpreet Kaur, Veda Krishnamurthy, Smrti Mandhana, Mona Meshram, Shikha Pandey, Poonam, Nuzhat Parween, Poonam Raut, Deepti Sharma and Sushma Verma (WK).

The game changed hands many a times in the Indian chase with England holding their nerves till the last moment to win the game.

England made a steady start against an India side who had beaten them by 35 runs in their opening pool match in Derby on June 24. In 2011, she became the first female Test player to reach her 100th birthday and, in the same year, was awarded Honorary Life Membership by MCC.

Acting President C.K. Khanna said: "The BCCI acknowledges the performance of the Indian women's cricket team that has qualified for the final of the ICC Women's World Cup 2017".

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