Bengal and Karnataka will face each other in match no. 98 of the ongoing 2023 edition of the Senior Women’s Twenty20 (T20) League. The match will take place at Gujarat State Fertilizer Corp Ground, Vadodara, on the 28th of October, 2023, at 1:30 PM Indian Standard Time (IST).
Bengal – Richa Ghosh, Dhara Gujjar, Kashish Agarwal, Priyanka Bala, Prativa Rana, Deepti Sharma, Mita Paul, Jhumia Khatun, Brishti Majhi, Priyanka Sarkar, Sneha Gupta, Saika Ishaque, Titas Sadhu, Sukanya Parida, Shrayosi Aich
Karnataka – Sanjana Batni, Parthyoosha Kumar, Divya Gnanananda, Veda Krishnamurthy, Dinesh Vrinda, Roshni Kumar, Prerana Rajesh, Shreyanka Patil, Pushpa Kiresur, Shishira Gowda, Sahana Pawar, Challuru Prathyusha, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Chandasi Krishnamurthy, Rohitha Chowdary
Players to watch out:
The 21-year-old batter got her season underway impressively with a score of 41. However, she missed the chance to capitalize on that momentum, departing with scores of 22 (29), 15 (19), and 9 (17) in the following games. Dhara is a promising batter, and the team will bank on her to make a comeback and contribute significantly.
The 24-year-old leg-spinner has started her domestic campaign on a high, delivering economical spells and also picking up wickets consistently. Shrayosi, in 5 games, has taken 7 wickets while maintaining an excellent economy rate of 3.76. It is expected of her to build on this momentum and continue to make the most of the strong start she has had.
The 22-year-old batter is a talented up-and-coming player who began her campaign in fine style with a 43-ball 60. Dinesh’s form saw a dip, but she quickly bounced back with a remarkable 34-ball 67 in her most recent outing. Karnataka will rely on Dinesh to continue building on this momentum and deliver bigger and better performances.
The 25-year-old leg-spinner has once again made a bright start to the domestic season. In 4 games so far, Challuru has excelled with the ball, returning bowling figures of 2/23, 1/14, 2/13, and 2/12. With her confidence running high, the team will look to her to maintain this form.
The 22 yards at Gujarat State Fertilizer Corp Ground, Vadodara, caters to both spinners and pacers with its array of variations. It would be wise for the batters to take their time and find their rhythm before shifting gears, targeting a competitive total in the 130s.
Vadodara promises ideal conditions for a game of cricket with a partly cloudy overhead and a very low chance of rain. The temperature is expected to hover around 34°C with light winds and a humidity level of 40%.
Fantasy playing XI:
Richa Ghosh, Divya Gnanananda, Dhara Gujjar, Dinesh Vrinda, Priyanka Bala, Deepti Sharma, Shreyanka Patil, Mita Paul, Saika Ishaque, Titas Sadhu, Shrayosi Aich
Date – October 28, 2023
Time – 1:30 PM IST
Venue – Gujarat State Fertilizer Corp Ground, Vadodara
Broadcast – Access live scores for all the games of the tournament on BCCI’s match center web portal.