India Women vs South Africa Women: Series win against India Women In India “Massive performance, says Graeme Smith
Former South African skipper and Cricket South Africa director of Cricket Graeme Smith praised the women after they wrote a series win over India with a match on Sunday. South Africa took a 3-1 lead in the five-game series when they defeated India in a record hunt for seven goals on Sunday at Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow. The visitors won the first and third game with eight wickets and six runs (DLS method) before their last victory, which helped them to imitate their series success over the Indians on their 2014 tour.
Smith believes winning a show in India is a “massive accomplishment” that should not be underestimated. The former men’s skipper also highlighted how the site grows from strength to strength.
“Congratulations to the Proteas on a fantastic series win in India. It is one of the toughest places in the world to tour and our players can go there and the hosts in their own backyard do a massive performance that should not be underestimated” Smith said in the CSA publication.
“We saw coach Hilton take his team to New Zealand last year and win a series. Then they beat Pakistan at home in January. Now they have gone to India and won a third ODI series in a row. That shows the immeasurable. ” Growth of this team. They are really starting to bloom at a time when women’s play is growing too and we are very happy for them. “
Lizelle Lee (63), Mignon du Preez (61) and Lara Goodall (59 *) played with the bat for the Proteas when they chased a stiff target of 267 with eight balls. This is also the highest chase ever recorded by the Proteas women site.
Pholetsi Moseki, Acting Chairman of the Board of Directors of CSA, added, “What a proud day for all South Africans. The Proteas have done an excellent job beating the Indian women in India. It was an amazing accomplishment to do so in 2014.” Come back and do it again a few years later. It’s just an amazing achievement.
“We also have to remember that they are without their injured captain Dane van Niekerk, but in their absence we have seen others like replacement captains Sune Luus and Laura Wolvaardt both shining. Lizelle Lee was amazing with the bat and support That she has received from those around her like Lara Goodall, Mignon du Preez and the Bowler is really commendable, “he added.
India and South Africa will compete against each other on Wednesday in the fifth and final ODI at the same location.
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