WPL 2023: On the first day of the Women’s Premier League, the match between Mumbai Indians and Gujarat Giants was played at DY Patil Stadium Navi Mumbai. The Mumbai team won this match by a huge margin of 143 runs. Along with the victory in this match, Mumbai Indians also made a world record. The team of Mumbai Indians performed brilliantly in this match. From batting to bowling, the Mumbai players excelled in every department. Captain Harmanpreet Kaur also scored a brilliant half-century in this match. It is very difficult to break the world record that the Mumbai Indians team has made in its name.
what is that world record
In fact, the team of Mumbai Indians defeated Gujarat Giants by 143 runs in this match. This is the biggest win by any team in the Women’s T20 League. No team has achieved such a huge win in terms of runs in the women’s T20 league till date. Earlier in the 2022 Women’s Big Bash League, Perth Scorchers defeated Melbourne Renegades by 104 runs. But now the team of Mumbai Indians has broken this record.
Harmanpreet Kaur created history
In this match played between Mumbai Indians and Gujarat Giants, Harmanpreet Kaur created history with her innings. Harmanpreet Kaur made a great record in this match as soon as she scored a half-century. He scored 65 runs in 30 balls in this match. During this he hit 14 fours. She has become the first player to score a fifty in the Women’s Premier League. Harmanpreet Kaur batted at a strike rate of 216.67 in this match. His innings registered his name on the pages of history. During this innings, he hit shots in every corner of the stadium.
how was the match
In this match, the team of Gujarat Giants won the toss and decided to bowl. Batting first, the Mumbai Indians team scored 207 runs in the stipulated 20 overs. During this, Harmanpreet Kaur scored 65, Haley Mathews scored 47 and Amelia Kar scored 45 runs. Chasing 208 runs, Gujarat Giants were all out for 64 runs and Mumbai won the match by a huge margin.
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