WPL 2023, UPW vs GG: Watch - Alyssa Healy gets luckiest stumping by dismissing Ash Garder in bizarre way
The Australian all-rounder Ash Gardner was stumped by Alyssa Healy as the ball just bounced from her hand and went straight to hit the stumps. UP Warriorz and Gujarat Giants clashed with each other in the 3rd match of the Women's Premier League on 5th March. Sunday.
Coming to the game, Sneh Rana, the skipper of Gujarat Giants won the toss and opted to bat. After electing to bat first, Gujarat Giants posted a defendable total of 169 runs on the board.
Harleen Deol played a crucial knock for her side, scoring 46 runs from 32 balls with the help of 7 boundaries. Chasing the target, UP Warriorz didn't get the start they expected as they lost 5 wickets for 88 runs.
However, Grace Harris took the charge in the middle and smashed a quickfire 59 runs off just 26 balls with the help of seven fours and 3 sixes. Sophie Ecclestone also played a valuable knock of 22 off just 12 by coming down the order for her side. Kiran Navgire has displayed mature batting at the top order as she scored 53 runs for her team.
Grace Harris was great tonight: Alyssa Healy
In the end, UP Warriorz won the match by chasing down a total of 169 runs with three wickets in hand. Alyssa Healy was seen happy after winning the game and shared a few words in the post-match presentation.
"Full credit to Grace and our lower-order in particular. Grace is Grace. That's the only way to describe it. She's got the ability to strike the ball like she did. Kiran was sensational.
If we lost an early wicket, we were going to send her in for a whack. She was great tonight. When you throw them the ball, you know what you'll get (Sophie and Deepti). We'll celebrate that. It was pretty special," Healy was quoted as same as in Cricbuzz.
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