An inconsistent India can have no room for errors after they tackle a spirited Bangladesh of their must-win ICC Women’s World Cup league match right here on Tuesday.
India’s issues have compounded over the course of their marketing campaign, which has seen them win two video games and lose three, together with back-to-back defeats in opposition to England and Australia.
The heavy fluctuations within the batting efficiency was already a priority and with the benefit Australia chased down a document 278 within the earlier sport, the Indian bowlers additionally have to step up.
The bowling regarded slightly flat in opposition to the Aussies, who attacked and put stress from ball one. The transfer to drop an additional bowling possibility in Deepti Sharma and convey again batter Shafali Verma additionally didn’t work.
Harmanpreet Kaur, who roared again to type with the bat, is but for use as an off-spinner within the competitors.
It stays to be seen if Shafali shall be endured with for the essential contest and Yastika Bhatia returns on the prime to open alongside Smriti Mandhana.
One optimistic from the Australia sport was captain Mithali Raj getting again amongst runs. After a few quiet video games, Mandhana can even be anticipated to attain large on Tuesday.
India discover themselves in a difficult spot as they haven’t gelled as a unit to this point and it’s one thing they must appropriate in opposition to Bangladesh, who’ve proven lots of promise of their maiden ODI World Cup look.
“The ambiance stays optimistic. After a loss you do really feel down however we’re in good headspace forward of the sport tomorrow. We will play to win, internet run fee stays secondary,” said all-rounder Sneh Rana, adding that they can’t afford to take Bangladesh lightly.
“Bangladesh have reached here by performing. They are always improving. There are no easy games in this World Cup,” she added.
Bangladesh have run most of their opponents shut within the 4 video games they’ve performed to this point and that features a memorable win over Pakistan.
Ahead of the India sport, captain Nigar Sultana stated the extra they play at this stage, the higher they may develop into.
“We by no means received to play lots of ODI video games previously. We have a correct FTP now. We wish to present we’re comfy and we’re succesful at this stage. Every sport is a giant alternative for all of us,” said Sultana.
Bangladesh failed to chase down 141 against the West Indies in their last game after a brilliant bowling performance and batting is one area they will need to improve significantly.
“We need to ensure we don’t make the mistakes we made in the last game,” added Sultana.
Bangladesh: Nigar Sultana (c), Salma Khatun, Rumana Ahmed, Fargana Hoque, Jahanara Alam, Shamima Sultana, Fahima Khatun, Ritu Moni, Murshida Khatun, Nahida Akter, Sharmin Akhter, Lata Mondal, Sobhana Mostary, Fariha Trisna, Suraiya Azmin, Sanjida Akter Meghla
India: Mithali Raj (c), Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana, Shafali Verma, Yastika Bhatia, Deepti Sharma, Richa Ghosh, Sneh Rana, Jhulan Goswami, Pooja Vastrakar, Meghna Singh, Renuka Singh Thakur, Taniya Bhatia (wk), Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Poonam Yadav
Match begins 6.30 am IST.