WPL 2023: RCB defeated Gujarat Giants by 8 wickets in the 16th match played in the Women’s Premier League. With this victory, he remains in the playoff race. The Women’s Premier League match was played between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Gujarat Giants. In this match, Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Gujarat Giants by 8 wickets to keep their playoff hopes alive. It was a do or die match for RCB. After the victory in this match, the RCB team seems to have achieved the rhythm they have been trying to achieve since the beginning of the season. Sophie Devine was the biggest contributor to RCB’s win. She won the hearts of the fans with her tickets in this match. Sophie Devine worked wonders with both bat and ball to give RCB victory.
He won the hearts of fans even after coming out on 99.
Sophie Devine played a 99-run innings in this match. She faced just 36 balls during her innings. Decked out with 9 fours and 8 sixes, this entry won the hearts of every fan sitting on the floor. After her entrances, all the spectators sitting on the ground cheered for him. Fans also praised him on social media for this entry.
how was the game
In this match played between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Gujarat Giants, Gujarat Giants won the toss and decided to bat. Batting first, the Gujarat Giants team scored 188 runs losing 4 wickets in 20 overs. Laura Wolvaardt (68) and Ashley Gardner (41) each played brilliant innings in the early innings of the match. With the strength of these two players, the Gujarat Giants set a challenging target. During this, RCB’s Sophie Devine took a wicket for 23 runs.
Chasing a target of 189 runs, RCB captain Smriti Mandhana and Sophie Devine made a brilliant start to take the team’s score to 125 in the tenth. The team lost the first wicket as Smriti with a score of 125. By this time it was too late. Because Sophie Devine was hitting fast from the other end. However, she came out after scoring 99 runs in the 12th. But such an inning was played for the team that still kept them in the playoff race. Their team will have to win their next match to reach the final, while they will have to wait for UP Warriors to lose all their next matches. In such a situation, RCB can still qualify for the playoffs.