The particular second got here within the fourth T20I throughout Germany ladies group’s tour to Austria and the event grew to become all of the extra candy as Anuradha’s effort noticed her group notching up a facile 137-run win. Anuradha is the primary lady bowler to realize this distinctive feat.
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In truth, the 33-year-old Anuradha’s 4/Four is simply too uncommon as she joined Sri Lanka’s Lasith Malinga and Afghanistan’s Rashid Khan within the membership. Malinga did it in opposition to South Africa within the ICC World Cup 2007 at Providence whereas Rashid emulated Malinga in opposition to Ireland in a T20I match in opposition to Ireland in 2019 at Dehradun.
Batting first, Germany made 198 for no loss in 20 overs with participant of the match Christina Gough smashing a 70-ball 101 that contained 13 fours. Her opening associate Janet Ronalds made an unbeaten 68 off 60 balls that had six boundaries in it. It was additionally the second 190+ partnership between Gough and Ronalds as they’d notched up 191 runs for the opening wicket within the second T20I.
In reply, the Austria ladies couldn’t mount a significant chase and have been skittled for 61 for 9 of their full quota of overs. Anuradha was the decide of the bowlers with a figures of 3-2-1-5 that additionally included the world document four-in-four sequence.
Her victims have been Jo-Antoinette Stiglitz (1), Tugce Kazanci (0), Anisha Nookala (0) and Priya Sabu (0). Stiglitz was caught by Christina Gough whereas three others have been clear bowled. Anuradha accomplished her five-wicket haul quickly dismissing Harjot Dhaliwal. Harjot was trapped in entrance of the wicket.
The 5/1 was so harking back to former West Indian pacer Courtney Walsh’s effort in opposition to Sri Lanka within the Champions Trophy in 1986 held in Sharjah. Walsh had then dismissed Duleep Mendis, Asantha de Mel, Ravi Ratnayeke, Rumesh Ratnayake and Grame Labrooy. Apart from Mendis, who was caught behind by Jeff Dujon, all different batsmen have been clear bowled.
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