Alyssa Healy (170) helps Australia lift Women’s World Cup title
In the last, Australia established a monstrous success target of 357 which verified past England regardless of a battling century by Nat Sciver
Opener Alyssa Healy wrecked a document 170 as Australia directed England by 71 go to assert their 7th Female’s Globe Mug win in Christchurch on Sunday.
Healy’s hostile 138-ball innings, the greatest overall in a Globe Mug last, aided Australia established a monstrous success target of 357 at Hagley Oval which verified past the protecting champs regardless of a battling century by Nat Sciver.
Sciver’s unbeaten 148 delighted the group yet she played a single hand as England were bowled out for 285 with 6 overs to save.
” That was quite unique from our team,” stated wicketkeeper-batter Healy, player-of-the-match in addition to the event.
” Our group lays out to win occasions like these.
” We have actually done it just about to do it on the most significant phase, I never ever visualized in my wildest desires.”
Meg Lanning’s Australia completed unbeaten in 9 suits, eliminating their 2017 Globe Mug dissatisfaction when they were stunned in the semifinals by India in England.
The unmatched Australians have actually currently won 3 of the last 5 50-over Globe Mugs as well as have both the significant international prizes, having actually asserted the T20 Globe Mug on house dirt in 2020.
” I assume we was entitled to a success today,” stated captain Lanning.
” It hasn’t been simple yet it behaves to be able to reach completion of this block as well as claim we are the champs.”
4 days after hammering 129 in the semifinal versus West Indies, Healy once more burnished her big-game qualifications.
2 years back, she directed India’s bowlers in a 39-ball 75 as Australia won the T20 Globe Mug last in Melbourne.
On Sunday, she blew up 26 fours as Australia uploaded 356 for 5 after England captain Heather Knight won the throw as well as chosen to area.
England’s bowling strategies were torn to shreds as Healy as well as Rachael Haynes placed on an 160-run opening stand, allowed by gone down catches as well as bad fielding.
Haynes (68) may have been abandoned 19 but also for a weak toss to the wicketkeeper’s end.
Seamer Kate Cross was pull down two times in 4 spheres by her colleagues, with Haynes went down for 47 as well as Healy for 41.
Healy cut seamer Anya Shrubsole for a solitary to raise her 5th ODI century, yelping in joy as her hubby Mitchell Starc, the Australian males’s rapid bowler, slapped in the group.
She was once more gone down on 136 at brief great leg by a jumping Tammy Beaumont attempting to scoop Sciver.
Ultimately stymied by Amy Jones off Shrubsole, Healy walked off to an applause, having actually lugged Australia to 316 for 2.
With England requiring greater than 7 runs an over, Sciver was splendid in her 121-ball knock yet lacked batting companions.
Rate bowler Megan Schutt (2-42) did the very early damages, getting rid of both England openers to leave them 38 for 2, prior to leg-spinner Alana King (3-64) took control of in the center overs.
Left-arm rewriter Jess Jonassen took 3-57, securing the win when tailender Shrubsole ground to Ashleigh Gardner at mid-off.
Knight stated she was “greatly pleased” of her group for getting to the last after shedding their initial 3 suits, as well as protected her choice to area initially.
” I assume it was a 50-50 choice at the throw,” she stated.
” Debt to Australia for bringing such an efficiency in the last.
” They were callous as well as took the video game far from the resistance.”