3rd ODI: Australia women stretch unbeaten record with 21-run win to sweep series vs New Zealand

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The Australian women's squad bushed New Zealand by 21 runs successful the 3rd and last ODI to clinch the bid 3-0. The Southern Stars stretched their unbeaten grounds to 24 matches with this result.

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • Australia (149 for 7) New Zealand (128 for 9) by 21 runs to triumph the 3-ODI bid 3-0
  • Alyssa Healy was adjudged Player of the Match for top-scoring with 46 runs
  • The effect saw Australia agelong their satellite grounds unbeaten tally to 24 matches successful men's & women's ODIs

The Australian women's squad continued their rampaging signifier connected Saturday erstwhile they bushed New Zealand by 21 runs successful the 3rd and last ODI astatine Mount Maunganui to widen their unbeaten tally to 24 matches.

Rain reduced the lucifer to 25-overs-per-side successful which Australia managed to station 149 for 7 connected the committee acknowledgment to immoderate invaluable contributions from Alyssa Healy (46), Beth Mooney (28), Georgia Wareham (18 not out) down the order.

The White Ferns enactment successful a bully bowling show led by Leigh Kasperek, who grabbed 3 wickets portion Lea Tahuhu took 2, Amelia Kerr and Jess Kerr picked 1 each.

New Zealand successful reply got disconnected to a mediocre commencement with the top-three adding conscionable 38 runs. Captain Amy Satterthwaite was the lone batter who managed to scope 20 portion the remainder each flopped severely which led to their dense defeat.

The hosts could lone negociate 128 for 9 successful their allotted 25 overs.

Megan Schutt erstwhile again led the mode with the shot for the Southern Stars with 2 wickets for 22 runs portion Georgia Wareham besides took 2. Jess Jonassen, Nicola Carey and Ashleigh Gardner bagged a wicket each to headdress disconnected a superb show with the shot for Australia.

The effect saw Australia agelong their satellite grounds unbeaten tally to 24 matches successful the 50-over format.