WPL 2024, UPW vs DCW: Delhi Capitals tasted victory, defeated UP Warriors by 9 wickets, Shefali-Lanning hit fifty


WPL 2024, UPW vs DCW: Delhi Capitals tasted victory, defeated UP Warriors by 9 wickets, Shefali-Lanning hit fifty

WPL 2024, UPW vs DCW: On Monday, in the fourth match of the Women’s Premier League (WPL) 2024, Delhi Capitals (DCW) defeated UP Warriors (UPW) by 9 wickets. After losing the toss, DCW came to bat first and thanks to Shweta Sehrawat’s 45 runs, scored 119 runs after losing 9 wickets in 20 overs. In reply, DCW scored 123 runs losing 1 wicket in 14.3 overs and won the match by 9 wickets. This is the first win of Delhi Capitals (DCW) this season. Earlier, in the first match of WPL 2024, Mumbai Indians defeated DCW by 4 wickets. On the other hand, this is UPW’s second consecutive defeat this season. In the second match of WPL 2024, RCBW defeated UPW by 2 runs. Marijne Kapp was chosen player of the match for her excellent bowling.

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Delhi Capitals won the match
Chasing the target of 120 runs, Shefali Verma got 2 lives from Delhi Capitals (DCW). He took full advantage of this and completed his half-century in 36 balls. Apart from him, captain Meg Lanning also scored a half-century. She returned to the pavilion after scoring 51 runs on 43 balls. Sophie Ecclestone got her caught out by Vrinda Dinesh. Shefali Verma remained unbeaten after scoring 64 runs on 43 balls. During this he hit 6 fours and 4 sixes. Apart from them, Jemimah Rodrigues remained unbeaten after scoring 4 runs. Sophie Ecclestone took the only wicket for UP Warriors.

Bad start for UP Warriors
Earlier, UP Warriors (UPW), who came to bat first after losing the toss, had a very bad start. Marijne Kapp gave continuous shocks to the team, due to which the team could not recover. Marijne Kapp got Vrinda Dinesh (0) caught out by Shikha Pandey on the second ball of the third over. On the very first ball of the 5th over, he bowled Tahlia McGrath (1) with a dream ball. On the sixth ball of the over, she got UP captain Alyssa Healy (13) caught out by Shefali Verma. After this Grace Harris and Shweta Sehrawat tried to handle the innings. Both added 24 runs for the fourth wicket.

Radha Yadav took 4 wickets
Radha Yadav took the wicket of Grace Harris in the 10th over. Harris played an innings of 17 runs in 18 balls. Kiran Navgire (10) also lost her wicket at the score of 57. Radha Yadav got him caught and bowled out. Now Shweta Sehrawat tried to handle the innings with Poonam Khemnar. Arundhati Reddy took the wicket of Poonam (10) in the 15th over. UP Warriors (UPW) suffered a big blow on the score of 109.

Birthday girl Shweta Sehrawat, who till now was handling one end, was very cleverly stopped by Radha Yadav. Sehrawat played an inning of 45 runs in 42 balls. During this, he hit 5 fours and 1 six. In the 19th over, Deepti Sharma was caught by Marijan Kapp after scoring 5 runs. Sophie Ecclestone caught Meg Lanning on the last ball. For Delhi Capitals (DCW), Radha Yadav took 4 wickets for 20 runs in 4 overs. Apart from them, Marijne Kapp got 3 successes and Arundhati Reddy-Annabel Sutherland got 1-1 success.

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