The momentum is with defending champions Supernovas as they eye a 3rd straight Ladies’s T20 Problem title, with a decided Trailblazers standing of their method within the last right here on Monday.
Supernovas, champions in 2018 and 2019, nearly managed to chase away their rivals in a last-over thriller.
The 2-run victory enabled the Supernovas to enter the ultimate, whereas knocking the Mithali-Raj led Velocity out of the competitors.
For the defending champions, opener Chamari Atapattu (111 runs) has been in sensible type. The Sri Lankan veteran is the highest scorer for Supernovas this season. In opposition to the Trailblazers, she performed an aggressive innings (67 off 48-balls) to notch up the primary fifty of the match.
Skipper Harmanpreet, who had scored two half-centuries together with within the last final yr, has been dismissed for 31 in each the matches and the big-hitting Indian T20 captain will look to get again to her damaging finest within the last.
They are going to be up towards Trailblazers, who began their marketing campaign on a sensational observe. Their bowlers, led by England’s Sophie Ecclestone and veteran Jhulan Goswami, bundled out the Velocity for a paltry 47. Nevertheless, they have been unable to dish out an analogous show on Saturday.
Skipper Mandhana, who has scored 39 runs in two video games, has had an underwhelming match and will probably be eager on coming good with the bat.
Opener Deandra Dottin has additionally been amongst runs however will probably be eager to notch up an enormous one.
Deepti Sharma (43 not out) and Harleen Deol (27 off 15 balls) nearly led the Trailblazers to victory and the 2 will look to construct on their efficiency.
The spinners are anticipated to play an enormous function and either side boast of high quality tweakers.
Whereas Trailblazers have the world No.1 T20 bowler in left arm spinner Ecclestone and Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Supernovas are armed with the companies of India’s star leg-spinner Poonam Yadav and Radha Yadav, who may even be brimming with confidence after bowling a stellar final over on Saturday to assist her aspect attain the summit conflict.
Within the tempo division, Trailblazers have the skilled Jhulan Goswami, who has the power to show the match on its head. For the the Supernovas, South African Ayabonga Khaka and West Indies’ Shakera Selman have accomplished effectively.
Having already performed in two finals, Supernovas know the way to take in the strain which could possibly be the massive distinction between the 2 sides.
Supernovas: Harmanpreet Kaur (c), Jemimah Rodrigues (vc), Chamari Atapattu, Priya Punia, Anuja Patil, Radha Yadav, Taniya Bhatia (wk), Shashikala Siriwardene, Poonam Yadav, Shakera Selman, Arundhati Reddy, Pooja Vastrakar, Ayushi Soni, Ayabonga Khaka and Muskan Malik.
Trailblazers: Smriti Mandhana (c), Deepti Sharma (vc), Punam Raut, Richa Ghosh, D Hemalatha, Nuzhat Parween (wk), Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Harleen Deol, Jhulan Goswami, Simaran Dil Bahadur, Salma Khatun, Sophie Ecclestone, Natthakan Chantham, Deandra Dottin and Kashvee Gautam.
Match begins at 7.30 PM.