The Indian women’s team won the Asia Cup 2022 for Women. The tournament held in Bangladesh and India has come up with winners. India defeated Sri Lanka in the finals by 8 wickets to seal the series. Deepti Sharma was named player of the series. India had a very great tournament except for their loss against arch-rivals Pakistan. Here is an in-depth look at how the team performed throughout the tournament. The win in the final was a huge 8-wicket win! :
Asia Cup 2022: India Beat Sri Lanka to win the final:
The results of the Indian team were as follows:
|Game Number||Game Details||Venue||Result|
|1||India VS Sri Lanka||Sylhet Outer Cricket Stadium, Sylhet||India Won by 41 runs|
|2||India VS Malaysia||Sylhet Outer Cricket Stadium, Sylhet||India Won by 30 runs (DLS)|
|3||India VS UAE||Sylhet Outer Cricket Stadium, Sylhet||India Won by 104 runs|
|4||India VS Bangladesh||Sylhet Outer Cricket Stadium, Sylhet||India won by 59 runs|
|5||India VS Pakistan||Sylhet Outer Cricket Stadium, Sylhet||Pakistan won by 13 runs|
|6||India VS Thailand||Sylhet Outer Cricket Stadium, Sylhet||India won by 9 wickets|
|7||India VS Thailand (Semi-Finals)||Sylhet Outer Cricket Stadium, Sylhet||India Won by 74 runs|
|8||India VS Sri Lanka (Finals)||Sylhet Outer Cricket Stadium, Sylhet||India Won by 8 wickets|
Deepti Sharma named Player of the Series:
Deepti Sharma, the Indian all-rounder who was in the limelight due to the “Mankading” incident, has been named the “Player of the Series”. This is the exact way a champion can shut the critics by performing to the fullest and in the so-called “spirit of the game”. Deepti made it a point to contribute by bowling exceptional spells when the team required it the most. In the finals, she bowled 4 overs at the economy of 1.8 runs per over. In the semifinals, she bowled 4 overs at an economy of 1.8 too but this time also took 3 wickets!
Indian Women’s Team Performance was Great at the Asia Cup:
The Indian Women’s Cricket Team was splendid at the Asia Cup. Considering that the Women’s T20 World Cup will be held next year in South Africa, such performances at the Asia Cup mean a lot. Asia Cup is a multi-national tournament, which brings new challenges every day.
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