Goa University women’s cricket team has qualified for the
All India Inter Zonal Cricket Championship for the first time ever, after its
78-run win over LNIPE, Gwalior in the fourth round match of the West Zone Inter
University Cricket Championship, organised by Barkatullah University, Bhopal,
Put in to bat first, Goa University women posted a challenging total of 204 all out in 39 overs.
Divya top-scored with 52 while, Sindiya Naik (23), Vanita Bhandari (48), Sherya Parab (31) and Sughanda Ghadi (16) made some notable contributions.
In reply, discipline bowling display by Ciya Phaldesai (2/17), Sindiya Naik (2/32), Vanita Bhandari (2/17), Diksha Gaude (2/25) and Sherya Parab (1/33) saw LNIPE, Gwalior innings folded for 123 in 35 overs.
Goa University will now play in West Zone league to decide the seedings. The other qualifiers are Mumbai University, SP Pune University and hosts Barkattullah University, Bhopal.