February 17, 2021

ICC T20 World Cup 3rd Match: Inexhaustible Sophie Devine Ensures New Zealand to Open Their Account with a Thumping Victory

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New Zealand Takes on Sri Lanka at Perth on February 22, 2020

1/5: A view of ICC Women’s T20 Cricket World Cup match between Sri Lanka and New Zealand.

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2/5: Team Sri Lanka was looking to score big until Chamari Athapaththu was at the crease. She got out after scoring a handy 41 runs. The score of the Sri Lankan team was 88/2 after 12 overs.

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3/5: 75* from Sophie Devine ensures New Zealand to seal a comfortable victory by chasing the score in just 17.4 overs. They made the target look easy. Team Sri Lanka tried their best to stop New Zealand. View image on Twitter

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4 /5: Hayley Jensen was awarded as the woman of the match for her excellent bowling performance to restrict the Sri Lankan Team for 127/7 after 20 overs.

Hayley Nicole Kayla Jensen

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5/5: Sophie Devine scored sixth consecutive fifties. Her last six T20I innings runs

72

54*

61

77

105

75

No other male or female cricket ever hit more than four consecutive 50+ scores in the format of T20I.

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