Central Zone faced South Zone at JSCA International Stadium Complex, Ranchi in the on-going women’s U-19 inter-zonal two day tournament. Winning the toss and electing to bat first, Central Zone declared their innings for 248-9 in 111.5 overs. Disha Kasat played a brilliant knock of 116 runs and was the star performer for Central Zone. Challa Jhansi Lakshmi (2-63) and Challuru Prathyusha (2-40) were the pick of the bowlers for South Zone.
In response, South Zone posted 199-9 in 83 overs. Neeragattu Anusha’s half century (59) steadied South Zone’s innings. Poonam Soni picked up 4-39 and was well-supported by Tanu Kala (3-45) from the other end.
The match ended in a draw with both the teams securing 1 point each.
Brief scores: Central Zone 248-9 in 111.5 overs (D Kasat 116, S Kumawat 26; CH Jhansi Lakshmi 2-63, C Prathyusha 2-40) vs South Zone 119-9 in 83 overs (N Anusha 59, S Shubha 36; P Soni 4-39, T Kala 3-45)