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South Africa Women 157/10 (41 ov)
India Women 160/1 (28.4 ov)
India Women won by 9 wickets
Player of the match: Jhulan Goswami
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India won this match by 9 wickets!

That's it for this game everyone!! We hope that you enjoyed this live coverage between India Women and South Africa Women. Stay tuned on Sportskeeda for all the live cricketing updates from around the world. This is Navjeevan Rajput and alongside me, Shashwat Kumar signing off till then take care and stay safe!!
Player of the match (Jhulan Goswami): Well it was pretty challenging because coming back after a year and playing a series against one of the competitive sides such as South Africa I was trying to hit the ball in the right areas. I always share my mantra with all the players, today Mansi has bowled well too. The world cup will be played next year and it is important for me to be fit and very strong and play as many matches as possible.
Mithali Raj (Indian Skipper): It started with winning the toss, the first few overs were crucial for us with the ball as it benefited our fast bowlers. Jhulan Goswami and Mansi Joshi bowled well at the start to get the wickets early on. The spinners took their time but they did find their rhythm in the middle overs. We sat down and analyzed and looked for what was needed, we did take some time to get the momentum going as well. 
Sune Luus (South African Skipper): Yea I think we would like to commend Indian bowlers as well, in the first 15 overs I think there was something on offer in the wicket. At the end of the day, our batters did not apply ourselves like we wanted too and I think it just comes down to the shots selection and execution. Yea I think in the 2nd innings, 200-220 would have been a defendable total for us. And today was a lot harder day out in the field.
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Smriti Mandhana and Punam Raut posted an unbeaten 138 runs partnership which is also the highest run partnership against South Africa for India.
India will be pleased as they have come back strongly into this contest, bowling although to their bowling as they set were able to set the tone early on by getting the wickets. By taking wickets consistently, India managed to restrict South Africa to just 157 runs.
As the target started to reach closer and closer, Raut freed her arms and found a few boundaries. She also played a cheeky shot as she scooped a ball over the keeper's head to reach her half-century. The duo continued to fire on and get their side across the finish line.
The pressure created early on by South African bowlers Ayabonga Khaka and Marizanne Kapp was neutralized by these two Indian batters. Khaka did create a chance as Raut decided to take her on and hit one high in the air but the fielder in the deep made a meal off it and Raut lived on.
The left-hand, right-hand batting combo really started to trouble the South African bowlers as they consistently rotated the strike. Smriti finding the consistent boundaries went to reach her half-century in the 20th over of the inning.
Raut continued to stay rock-solid as Mandhana decided to find a couple more boundaries. Raut decided to free her arms in the 14th over and hammered a couple of boundaries to Mlaba. This brought a shift in momentum towards the Indian side and the scoreboard started to tick along nicely for them.
After the 5th over, the flow of runs slowed down for India as Raut looked to find her middle ground. Smriti as well to some risky singles but they were majorly kept quiet till the 10th over by the South African bowlers. Smriti finally broke the shackles as she hit the first boundary after 47 balls.
Jemimah although lost her wicket early and her troubles in ODI's continued. Punam Raut then joined the crease alongside Smriti. Raut took her time initially but started to panic a bit as she looked desperate to get off strike and find some runs under her belt.
Coming in to chase the target of 158 runs, Indian openers Jemimah Rodrigues looked confident alongside Smriti Mandhana who started to hit the ball over the boundary ropes from ball one. India had a decent start as they cruised on 21 runs in just 3 overs.
Over: 29 | Summary: 0 1 4 4 Bowler: Nadine de Klerk Score: 0/0
INDIA come back strong in this second ODI and have a comprehensive victory. An unbeaten 138 runs partnership between Mandhana and Raut level's the series 1-1.
28.4 Nadine de Klerk to Smriti Mandhana, FOUR! MANDHANA FINISHES IT IN STYLE! Length again just outside off stump and Mandhana climbs into it! She plonks her front foot down the track and clatters it over the bowler's head for a boundary to finish things off!
28.3 Nadine de Klerk to Smriti Mandhana, FOUR! Right in the slot outside off stump and Mandhana is not going to miss out! She plants her front foot down the track and crashes that one over mid-off for four. Down to just 2 runs needed now!!
28.2 Nadine de Klerk to Punam Raut, back of a length delivery outside off stump. Raut gets onto the back foot and runs the ball down to third man before getting across to the other end
28.1 Nadine de Klerk to Punam Raut, length delivery outside off stump. Raut gets onto the front foot and has a flirt with that one but only sees the ball seam past the outside edge
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