WPL 2023: Gujarat Giants manages to register their 1st Victory as Bangalore’s struggle continues

Gujarat Giants finally registered their first victory of the WPL 2023 as Royal Challengers Bangalore's struggle continues after facing a loss in the third consecutive match.

Follow Us On Google News

WPL 2023: Sophia Dunkley | Sportz Point
Image - ESPN Cricinfo

WPL 2023: Gujarat Giants manages to register their 1st Victory as Bangalore’s struggle continues

WPL 2023: Sophia Dunkley | Sportz Point
Image - ESPN Cricinfo
Gujarat Giants finally registered their first victory of the WPL 2023 as Royal Challengers Bangalore's struggle continues after facing a loss in the third consecutive match.

Follow Us On Google News

Web Stories

Gujarat Giants & Royal Challengers Bangalore faced each other in the 6th match of the inaugural WPL edition at Brabourne Stadium. Both the teams were coming into the match after losing two opening games. Gujarat Giants finally manages to register their first victory in WPL 2023 after beating Royal Challengers Bangalore by 11 runs. Read the full match report and know every player’s stats below.

Read Also: India vs Australia 4th Test Match Preview, Possible Lineups & Dream XI Team Prediction

WPL 2023: Gujarat Giants vs Royal Challengers Bangalore Match Report

WPL 2023: Smriti Mandhana & Sneh Rana at the toss | Sportz Point
Smriti Mandhana & Sneh Rana at the toss
Image –
ESPN Cricinfo

Gujarat Giants won the toss & decided to bat first. Megan Schutt gave the early breakthrough but Sophia Dunkley & Harleen Deol built the partnership to put up a massive total. Sophia took the responsibility for big shots while Harleen played the role of a supporter. Dunkley made 65 runs in just 28 deliveries with 11 fours & 3 sixes. Harleen scored 47 runs in 45 deliveries including 9 fours & 1 six. Gujarat Giants put up a total of 201 runs.

WPL 2023: Harleen Deol after scoring the half-century | Sportz Point
Harleen Deol after scoring the half-century
Image – ESPN Cricinfo

Bangalore Skipper Smriti Mandhana once again failed to contribute much with the bat as she departed for just 18 runs. Sophie Devine scored 66 runs in 45 deliveries and Ellyse Perry scored 32 runs. Ashleigh Gardner once again shined with the ball as she claimed 3 crucial wickets. Heather Knight tried her best to chase the 202 total but only managed to reach 190 runs and RCB lost the match by 11 runs. They lost their 3 straight matches in the inaugural season of WPL. Smriti Mandhana has to think about different ways as RCB is struggling too much after having a brilliant auction.

WPL 2023: Sophia Dunkley after giving RCB a brilliant start | Sportz Point
Sophia Dunkley after giving RCB a brilliant start
Image – ESPN Cricinfo

Share On

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Social Media

Recent News

SportzPoint Sign Up
Receive the latest news

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Get notified about new articles, news and offers!

Fastest 180-plus run chases in IPL history Most dot balls played by a batter in Indian Premier League Top 10 players who have taken most singles in IPL history Jadeja continues to torment Suryakumar in IPL Gujarat Titans against Lucknow Super Giants : Clash of Pandya brothers Virat Kohli creates IPL history with 7000 runs Chennai Super Kings beat MI at Chepauk after 4777 days ICC Men’s ODI Team Rankings Neeraj Chopra’s stunning start to Pre-Olympic year 11 thrilling IPL matches when teams won by only 1 run