Wait is finally over! As Royal Challengers Bangalore claimed their first victory over UP Warriorz by 5 wickets. Catch live scores and UP Warriorz vs. Royal Challengers Bangalore match 13 highlights.
UP Warriorz vs. Royal Challengers Bangalore match 13 Highlights: Royal Challengers Bangalore’s wait is finally over as they won hands down by 5 wickets, facing UP Warriorz in a low scoring encounter.
Batting first, UP Warriorz could only manage 135 runs as thier top order collapsed under 30 runs. Grace Harris (46 off 32) and Deepti Sharma (22 off 19) were the only hope for UP Warriorz.
Replying UP Warriorz, Royal Challengers Bangalore chased down the total in the eighteenth over with Kanika Ahuja scoring 46 off 30 and Richa Ghosh’s unbeaten 31 runs. Early, Sophie Devine scalped two wickets and Ellyse Perry picked three wickets.
SOPHIE DIVINE’S MAGICAL FIRST OVER.
Royal Challengers Bangalore going through a bad phase of Women’s Premier League 2023 asked UP Warriorz to deal with thier bowlers at Dr. DY Patil Stadium on Wednesday. Royal Challengers Bangalore Smriti Mandhana out of the blue brought Sophie Divine to bowl the first over. As a result, Sophie Divine showed her class when she picked both openers of UP Warriorz in no time. Devika Vaidya was the first one who got trapped in Sophie Divine’s lovely inswinging delivery in UP Warriorz vs. Royal Challengers Bangalore match 13 highlights.
Alyssa Healy, 3rd leading run scorer of Women’s Premier League 2023, seemed to be making a catch-practice session for Royal Challengers Bangalore as she handed an easy catch to Shobana Asha at mid-wicket.
Furthermore, Megan Schutt, rubbing salt into the wounds, scalped another dangerous batter, Tahlia McGrath, and left UP Warriorz reeling in a shock. Kiran Navgire and Grace Harris somehow survived lethal attacks by Royal Challengers Bangalore in the powerplay. However, Kiran Navgire unfortunately edged herself after a promising start of 22 runs. Simran Sheikh’s dismissal sit half of UP Warriorz on the dugout bench.
GRACE HARRIS AND DEEPTI SHARMA’S MUCH-NEEDED SHARE.
Grace Harris, holding her nerves, was joined by Deepti Sharma and then they both struck a crucial stand of 70 runs that aided UP Warriorz to cross 100 run mark in UP Warriorz vs. Royal Challengers Bangalore match 13 highlights.
As Things were settling in for UP Warriorz, Ellyse Perry came into the picture to spoil the party. Ellyse Perry got rid of both set batters in the fifteen over. First, it was Deepti Sharma (22 off 19), who mistimed a full toss into th hands of Shreyanka Patil.
Second, Grace Harris disappointedly edged herself, while she was batting on 46. In the end, UP Warriorz could only manage to put 135 runs on board after being rolled out.
KANIKA AHUJA AND RICHA GHOSH SHINE.
In search for thier first victory, Royal Challengers Bangalore began chasing 135 in style as Sophie Divine blasted 16 runs in the first over. Smriti Mandhana’s struggle for runs continued as she got a golden duck.
Ellyse Perry and Heather Knight survived the powerplay and kept the scoreboard alive for Royal Challengers Bangalore although, both got dismissed soon. Kanika Ahuja then struck powerful 46 runs, including eight fours and a maximum. Richa Ghosh struck unbeaten 31 runs, including three fours and a towering six in UP Warriorz vs. Royal Challengers Bangalore match 13 highlights as Royal Challengers Bangalore beat UP Warriorz by wickets to claim thier first victory in Women’s Premier League 2023.