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Jemimah powers India to 150/6 in Asia Cup opener against Sri Lanka

Along with skipper Harmanpreet Kaur (33 off 30), Rodrigues stitched a 92-run partnership after openers Smriti Mandhana (10) and Shafali Verma (6) were dismissed cheaply.

Jemimah powers India to 150/6 in Asia Cup opener against Sri Lanka
Rodrigues put up a boundary hitting exhibition

Jemimah Rodrigues (76) notched her career-best score in T20I to help India post 150 for six in their women’s Asia Cup T20 match here on Saturday. Rodrigues put up a boundary hitting exhibition as she whacked 11 fours and a maximum in her 53-ball innings after India were invited to bat.

Along with skipper Harmanpreet Kaur (33 off 30), Rodrigues stitched a 92-run partnership after openers Smriti Mandhana (10) and Shafali Verma (6) were dismissed cheaply.

For Sri Lanka, spinners did the bulk of damage. Oshadi Ranasinghe (3/32) was the pick of the bowlers.

Brief Scores:

India: 150 for 6 in 20 overs (Jemimah Rodrigues 76, Hamanpreet Kaur 33; Oshadi Ranasinghe 3/32) vs Sri Lanka

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