WPL 2023: Laura Wolvaardt smashes fifty as GG post 148 against DC – News24 English

New Delhi: Gujarat Giants posted the target of 148 runs for Delhi Capitals in 20 overs at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai. Half-centuries from Laura Wolvaardt (57) and Ashleigh Gardner (51*) helped Gujarat fight back after a slow start in their innings.

For Delhi Capitals, Jess Jonassen scalped two wickets, Marizanne Kapp and Arundhati Reddy bagged a dismissal each.

Laura Wolvaardt reached her fifty off 41 balls, she struck 6 boundaries and 1 six. South African Laura Wolvaardt has hit her maiden WPL fifty off just 41 balls. This has been a brilliant knock from SA’s batter. Gujarat Giants cross the 100-run mark in the 16th over after South African Laura Wolvaardt hits the first six of the match.

Marizanne Kapp came up with the first over for Delhi Capitals, and on the last ball of the over she removed Sophia Dunkley. Kapp delivered a length delivery, and Sophia Dunkley looked to clear the mid on fielder but it went straight in the hands of Jess Jonasen.

Delhi Capitals: Meg Lanning(c), Shafali Verma, Alice Capsey, Jemimah Rodrigues, Marizanne Kapp, Jess Jonassen, Taniya Bhatia(w), Arundhati Reddy, Radha Yadav, Shikha Pandey, Poonam Yadav

Gujarat Giants: Sophia Dunkley, Laura Wolvaardt, Harleen Deol, Ashleigh Gardner, Dayalan Hemalatha, Sneh Rana(c), Sushma Verma(w), Kim Garth, Tanuja Kanwar, Mansi Joshi, Ashwani Kumari

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