Indian Women’s Cricket Team won the one-match Test series against Australia Women’s Team by 8 wickets at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. This is the first win of the Indian women’s cricket team against Australia in the Test format. Along with this spectacular victory, an amazing coincidence has also been seen, in which the Indian men’s cricket team also defeated Australia for the first time in Test cricket on 24 December. Under the captaincy of Gulabrai Ramchand, India defeated Australia for the first time in the Test format by 119 runs in the year 1959.
Amazing coincidence seen after 64 years
In the year 1959, when the Indian men’s team defeated Australia in the Test format on 24 December, it was included as a historic victory for India. In that match, Jasubhai Patel played an important role in India’s victory, who took a total of 14 wickets in the match. Apart from this, with the bat, Nari Contractor had scored 74 runs in the second innings of the team due to which India was successful in giving the target of 225 runs to Australia in the fourth innings and later she restricted the Kangaroo team to just 105 runs and scored 119 runs. Won this match in his name.
Sneh Rana showed wonders with the ball
In the Indian Women’s team’s first win against Australia in Test cricket, Sneh Rana played a very important role with the ball and took a total of 7 wickets in the match. Apart from this, on the basis of brilliant half-centuries by Smriti Mandhana, Richa Ghosh, Jemimah Rodriguez and Deepti Sharma in the first innings with the bat, India was able to take a big lead in the first innings. Sneh Rana was also given the title of Player of the Match for her excellent performance in this match.
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