India women vs New Zealand women

Lauren Down throws the finishing blows as New Zealand pull off 280 chase

Second highest chase in women ODI

An all-star batting effort from the New Zealand middle-order helps them pull off the second-highest successful chase in women's ODIs

Lauren Down's innings

Lauren Down (64 runs ), and her 76-run partnership with Katey Martin for the seventh wicket helped New Zealand beat India by three wickets

Innings downfall

When Lea Tahuhu, got retired hurt at deep midwicket in the 35th over, New Zealand looked down for the count at 171 for 6, chasing 280

source : ESPN

India lost again

With this second-highest chase by New Zealand. India also extended losing streak in ODIs while batting first to ten, the last win having come in November 2019.

Jhullan's bowling

It was Jhulan Goswami yet again who led the bowling pack, after sitting out of the second ODI. She accounted for the three New Zealand wickets at the top

Opening for India

Young openers Meghana (61) and Shafali Verma (51) gave India a flying start with a stand of 100 in 13 overs

Wickets at regular intervals

After the opening partnership India kept losing wickets at regular intervals later to be all out for 279 in 49.3 overs.

Sealed the series

New Zealand beat India by three wickets in the third ODI and seal the five-match series with two matches to spare in Queenstown on Friday.