Niranjana stars in TN win in Women’s Senior T20 tournament

Chennai: Tamilnadu women’s team continued its winning streak beating Goa by nine runs in the Senior T20 tournament in Rajkot on Tuesday.

Asked to bat first, Tamilnadu scored 149 for three with N Niranjana scoring 74 (46b, 11×4, 2×6), and SB Keerthana contributing 38 (43b, 4×4). Goa’s Sanjula Sudhakar Naik took three wickets for 19 runs. In reply, Goa was restricted to 140 for five as skipper Sanjula’s knock of 60 (53b, 9×4) went in vain.

Brief scores: Tamilnadu 149/3 in 20 overs (N Niranjana 74, SB Keerthana 38, Sanjula Sudhakar Naik 3/19) bt Goa 140/5 in 20 overs (Sanjula Sudhakar Naik 60, Sunanda 29)

NT Bureau