India began the match with a 17-run win over defending champions and hosts Australia of their first match of the ICC Women's T20 World Cup. Star leg-spinner Poonam Yadav was the profitable star for India on this match, who took four wickets in his title. The phrases of captain Harmanpreet Kaur within the inaugural match of the match in opposition to the host prompted Poonam to carry out effectively and he didn’t look again after that.
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28-year-old spinner Poonam is the best wicket-taker within the present match. <! –
According to the ICC web site, Poonam stated, "When my ball was hit in the first over, then she (Harmanpreet) came to me and she said," Poonam you’re the most skilled participant within the crew and we hope to do higher than you. Such phrases inspired me to carry out effectively. I instructed myself that my captain has a lot confidence in me and I ought to return. I took a wicket on the subsequent ball and didn’t look again after that.
Poonam, who was the best wicket taker for India in T20 cricket, didn’t play within the tri-series earlier resulting from finger damage.
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Poonam stated, 'I didn’t play within the TRAI collection, so the gratitude of the selectors which they confirmed confidence in me. When I used to be out, I labored onerous retaining in thoughts the problem that was discovered within the World Cup. I had seen many movies of gamers from Australia and England and located their weaknesses.
In the present match, India gained all 4 matches of the league and saved the semi-final ticket whereas staying on prime within the pool. He was to face England within the semi-finals however that match was misplaced to rain.