New Zealand Women vs Australia Women, 2nd ODI: Australia beat New Zealand to take ODI series
Australia Women completed another comprehensive win over New Zealand Women in the 2nd ODI, winning by 71 runs. In doing so, they also take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three match series.
New Zealand Women 200/10 (45 ov)
Australia Women 271/7 (50 ov)
Result - Australia Women won by 71 runs
Australia take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the ODI series ??— ICC (@ICC) April 7, 2021
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New Zealand Women won the toss and elected to field and Australia Women took full advantage, putting on 271/7 in their 50 overs - Rachael Haynes 87, Alyssa Healy 44 and Meg Lanning 49 top scoring, with Leigh Kasperek 6-46 the star bowler for New Zealand.
Fall of wickets: 1-82 (Alyssa Healy - 17.6 ov), 2-180 (Meg Lanning - 33.3 ov), 3-187 (Rachael Haynes - 35.3 ov), 4-213 (Ashleigh Gardner - 39.4 ov), 5-220 (Ellyse Perry - 41.5 ov), 6-255 (Nicola Carey - 47.2 ov), 7-267 (Beth Mooney - 49.2 ov)
In reply, New Zealand Women were never really in the run chase and ended up 71 runs short. Amelia Kerr 47 top scored and Jess Jonassen 3-29 was the top wicket taker for Australia.
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Lauren Down - 0.5 ov), 2-7 (Amy Satterthwaite - 1.3 ov), 3-76 (Hayley Jensen - 14.3 ov), 4-120 (Amelia Kerr - 25.6 ov), 5-144 (Brooke Halliday - 31.4 ov), 6-174 (Maddy Green - 38.1 ov), 7-175 (Hannah Rowe - 38.5 ov), 8-183 (Jess Kerr - 40.3 ov), 9-184 (Katey Martin - 41.2 ov), 10-200 (Rosemary Mair - 44.6 ov)
New Zealand Women - Hayley Jensen, Lauren Down, Amy Satterthwaite(c), Amelia Kerr, Katey Martin(wk), Maddy Green, Brooke Halliday, Hannah Rowe, Jess Kerr, Leigh Kasperek, Rosemary Mair
Australia Women - Alyssa Healy(wk), Rachael Haynes, Meg Lanning(c), Ellyse Perry, Beth Mooney, Ashleigh Gardner, Nicola Carey, Jess Jonassen, Georgia Wareham, Megan Schutt, Tayla Vlaeminck
Start Time: 03:00
Toss: New Zealand Women won the toss and decided to field
Venue: Bay Oval, Tauranga
Officials: Eugene Sanders, Kim Cotton, Christopher Brown, Kannan Jagannathan, Gary Baxter
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