The Mumbai-W team and the UP-W will be going head to head in the league-stage encounter of the Women’s T20 League 2023. This fixture will be held at the DY Patil Stadium, Navi Mumbai on March 18th. The Mumbai team who are on song in their opening season will be in no mood to step their foot off the gas, while the UP team will have to get all the points they can gather from this game.

Speaking about the table standings, after five games each Mumbai sits at the top of the pile with a clean record of 5 wins out of 5. On the other hand, The UP team has shown positive signs but at times has crumbled, they are sitting 3rd in the standings with 2 wins out of 5. With fewer games left in hand, UP will be taking the game to Mumbai who are sitting comfortably at the moment.

Players to watch out for

H. Kaur (MI-W): The captain of the Mumbai team is indeed leading from the front. Be it on-field decision making or be it leading the charge in the batting on an individual level, she has been making good headways this season. Having notched up 180 runs with a strike rate of 178.22 she is in contention to win the orange cap.

S. Ishaque (MI-W): In a season where teams are struggling to get their bowling attack going, Mumbai has been blessed with the best bowlers and Ishaque has shined the brightest. She is the leagues leading wicket-taker leading the purple cap charts with 12 wickets in just 5 games.

S. Eccelstone (UP-W): UP have had few things to cheer on since the start of their campaign having topsy-turvy results so far. However, amongst all chaos, they have found hope in Eccelstone who has brought in the goods for the team so far. With 9 wickets in 5 games, she is placed 3rd in the purple cap race and will surely be looking to add more to her tally.

Playing X1:

MUM-W: Y. Bhatia, H. Matthews, N. Sciver, H. Kaur, A. Kerr, I. Wong, H. Kazi, D. Gujjar, A. Kaur, J. Kalita, S. Ishaque.

UP-W: AJ Healy, D. Vaidya, K. Navgire, T. McGrath, G. Harris, S. Shaikh, D. Sharma, S. Sehrawat, S. Eccelstone, A. Sarvani, R. Gayakwad.

Fantasy X1

Wicket-keeper: Y . Bhatia

Batters: H. Kaur [C], N. Sciver, AJ Healy, T. McGrath.

All-rounders: D. Sharma, A. Kerr [VC].

Bowlers: S. Ishaque, R. Gayakwad, A. Sarvani, J. Katalia.

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