Twitter Reactions: India ends up with 603 on board, Kapp and Luus put up a solid fight

In the ongoing one-off Test between India and South Africa at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Chennai, the Indian Women’s team, after winning the toss and opting to bat, achieved several milestones. They set the record for the highest-ever Day 1 total in Women’s Test cricket, established the highest opening partnership, and witnessed the fastest double century. The team etched their name in the history of women’s Test cricket by setting a new record for the highest total, amassing 603 runs.

Twitter Reactions: India ends up with 603 on board, Kapp and Luus put up a solid fight
Twitter Reactions: India ends up with 603 on board, Kapp and Luus put up a solid fight

On Day 2 of the match between India Women and South Africa Women, India declared their innings at 603/6. Harmanpreet Kaur scored 69 runs off 115 balls, and Richa Ghosh added 86 runs off 90 balls. South Africa’s bowlers struggled, with Delmi Tucker being most successful with taking 2 wickets and Nonkululeko Mlaba, Tumi Sekhukhune, and Nadine de Klerk each taking a wicket. In South Africa’s first innings, they scored 236/4 by the end of the day. Marizanne Kapp remained unbeaten with 69 runs, while Sune Luus contributed 65 runs. Anneke Bosch added 39 runs. Sneh Rana was the standout bowler for India, taking 3 wickets by the end of the day, leaving South Africa trail by 367 runs.

The first innings of the match witnessed a sensational performance by India’s batting lineup and a strong fightback from the Proteas, leaving fans at the edge of their seats and igniting discussions on social media platforms.

Here are some highlights from the match:

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