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India Women 266/4 (50 ov)
South Africa Women 269/3 (48.4 ov)
South Africa Women won by 7 wickets
Player of the match: Mignon du Preez
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Mignon du Preez (Player of the Match, South Africa) : I think I would like to share this with Laura Goodall, she batted well up until the very end and she also deserves this. It was nice for me to finally contribute to the team. I'm one of those experienced players that's been in the line-up for a long time but I feel I don't convert those starts. To do it today was quite special. I think it's something we wanted to do for a very long time contributing in the middle. Our openers have always done a fantastic job but it's the middle order converting our starts and to do that today was pretty special. It's going to be a special series winning a series in India under these tough conditions after a long time and with everything happening in the world, I think this is really special and we will treasure it. 
Laura Wolvaardt ( South Africa Captain): This was definitely a massive team effort. Obviously I'm a bit fresh to the job and I did use the senior players for advice. I think we just looked to be as attacking with the ball as we can upfront and we have a world-class pace attack and we looked to use them to the best of our ability. I think one in the top four has to bat through for us. It has been something that we have really worked on in this series and it's been good to have different batters step up and bat that long innings for us. 
Mithali Raj (India Captain): I think honestly even if you score 260 plus it wouldn't be enough the way South Africa batted. I acknowledge that they are in a very good form. I guess our bowling department needs to really work on the preparation before any series. Seemed like we lacked in that. The fielding also needs to improve. We are not a bad fielding side but there is a lot of scope that we can improve. Of course we missed the experience of Jhulan Goswami in the middle. But it was an opportunity for the other bowlers to step up and take responsibility. In terms of our spin department they are experienced and I expect them to comeback stronger. It was a good match where both the teams have done well in the batting department. South Africa has done well even in the bowling. We were not able to do that despite bowling second, having the spinners where the wicket was slowing down. 
And that will be the game for the Proteas! What a terrific run-chase this has been from them. The highest successful chase for them in ODI cricket this. Against India in India and a comprehensive victory this. 3-1 with a game to go as they pocket this series with some dominating cricket all-round!
48.4 Radha Yadav to Marizanne Kapp, FOUR! KAPP FINISHES IT IN STYLE! Length delivery on middle and leg stump. Kapp takes a confident stride down the track before whipping that one delightfully past mid wicket for a boundary! South Africa take an unassailable lead in the series!
48.3 Radha Yadav to Marizanne Kapp, back of a length delivery on middle and off stump. Kapp gets onto the back foot and plays the ball straight to the fielder at extra cover
South Africa on the cusp of a win and the series win as well now! Just 2 needed.
48.2 Radha Yadav to Marizanne Kapp, FOUR! SOUTH AFRICA IN A HURRY NOW! Full delivery just outside off stump. Kapp gets onto the front foot and crunches that one past mid off for four
48.1 Radha Yadav to Marizanne Kapp, full delivery on middle and off stump. Kapp looks to prod that one down the ground but only gets an inside edge that trickles towards the keeper
Smart batting this from South Africa! Lara Goodall with the reverse sweep at this stage of the game and that was courageous of her as well. They continue to get the runs and march along in this chase. Really good batting this and what they have do so well is to keep getting the boundaries and then the singles putting the pressure on India. Lara Goodall in a hurry now bringing out the reverse sweep to such perfection! Fantastic hitting and they are now just a hit or two away!

6 more needed off 12 then!
Over: 48 | Summary: 0 4 0 1 1 4 Bowler: Deepti Sharma Score: 260/3
47.6 Deepti Sharma to Lara Goodall, FOUR MORE! BRILLIANT! Length delivery on middle and off stump and Goodall brings out the reverse again! This time, she goes over the fielder at third man and collects another boundary!
47.5 Deepti Sharma to Marizanne Kapp, back of a length delivery on middle and off stump. Kapp gets onto the back foot and pushes that one towards deep mid wicket for another run
47.4 Deepti Sharma to Lara Goodall, back of a length delivery outside off stump. Goodall gets onto the back foot and punches the ball down the ground towards long off for a single
47.3 Deepti Sharma to Lara Goodall, length delivery just outside off stump. Goodall comes down the track and pokes the ball down the ground towards the bowler. Dot ball!
47.2 Deepti Sharma to Lara Goodall, FOUR! SHOT! Length delivery outside off stump and Goodall has channeled her inner Rishabh Pant! SHe gets into position and nails a reverse sweep past short third man for four
47.1 Deepti Sharma to Lara Goodall, OH! Back of a length delivery outside off stump. Goodall throws her bat at it but fails to make contact. She over balances too and the keeper whips off the bails. The umpires go upstairs! And, she has made her ground! South Africa can breathe!
Deepti Sharma back into the attack for the 48th! Crucial over this.
Seems that South Africa are in a hurry to wrap this game up and the series as well now! Pressure on the bowlers and the batters taking advantage of that. All these batters have done really well to stay in the crease and play off that backfoot to the spinners and they have done it so consistently well in this game. Really good batting and this has been an impressive performance in the run-chase. This game getting away from India's hold now as the Proteas get even closer. 

Just 16 off 18 needed now.
Over: 47 | Summary: 2 4 0 2 0 0 Bowler: Rajeshwari Gayakwad Score: 250/3
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