GG vs UPW WPL 2023: Rajeshwari Gayakwad has been in sensational form lately. She has dismissed many batters in the match from crucial stages. In the match between Gujarat Giants and UP Warriorz which is currently underway, she once again showed her wrath as she picked up two wickets in one over, leaving the team in trouble.
Gayakwad’s sensational over
Gujarat Giants had won the toss and opted to bat first in this crucial match, however, their start wad not as commendable as they might have expected. Just on the first ball of the fifth over, they lost star opener Laura (17 off 13) leaving the team in a troubled state. However, the batters were hoping for a good start from thereon but Gayakwad had other plans.
Rajeshwari Gayakwad was called upon by the skipper to bowl the sixth over of the match. Doing so, she dismissed Dunkley on the first ball with a score of 23 off 13, who was caught out by Anjali Sarvani. Then, just on the last ball of the over she dismissed the in-form Harleen Deol as well, who could manage to score just 4 runs off 7 balls. She was caught out by Simran Shaikh at cover point. The team eventually ended up with a score of 178/6 in 20 overs.
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UP Warriorz (Playing XI): Devika Vaidya, Alyssa Healy(w/c), Kiran Navgire, Tahlia McGrath, Grace Harris, Deepti Sharma, Sophie Ecclestone, Simran Shaikh, Parshavi Chopra, Anjali Sarvani, Rajeshwari Gayakwad
Gujarat Giants (Playing XI): Sophia Dunkley, Laura Wolvaardt, Ashleigh Gardner, Dayalan Hemalatha, Harleen Deol, Sushma Verma(w), Sneh Rana(c), Kim Garth, Monica Patel, Tanuja Kanwar, Ashwani Kumari