Kaur’s 171 leads India past Australia, into World Cup final Harmanpreet Kaur helps India beat Australia to reach Final.
Eastern Eye Staff
India stunned defending champions Australia by 36 runs to secure a spot in the Women’s World Cup final after an undefeated 171 by Harmanpreet Kaur provided the platform for victory on Thursday (20). With their first win over six-time champions Australia in World Cup knockout cricket, India will now play tournament hosts England in the sold-out Lord’s final on Sunday (23). “Harman’s innings was exceptional and the bowlers have done really well. Winning a semi-final against Australia is a huge achievement,” said India skipper Mithali Raj. Australia, set 282 to win and what would have been a record World Cup chase if successful, got off…
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