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Sri Lanka Women Created a History in England

Sri Lanka Women Created a History in England
Credit: England Cricket

Sri Lanka Women’s Cricket secured their first-ever series victory in any format against the English women, winning the 3rd T20I by 7 wickets and sealing the series 2-1.

After winning the toss, Sri Lanka opted to field first, and they were able to restrict the opposition to 116.

In reply, Chamari Athapaththu’s blistering knock of 44 in 28 balls enabled them to chase down the total in 17 overs.

Brief Scorecard

England Women 116/10 (19 overs)

Sri Lanka Women 117/3 (17 overs)

Result – Sri Lanka Women won by 7 wickets

Player of the Match: Chamari Athapaththu

Player of the Series: Chamari Athapaththu