Online Desk, New Delhi A brilliant 72 runs by Australian wicket-keeper batsman Alyssa Haley helped Australia defeat Pakistan by 7 wickets in the World Cup. This is Australia’s second victory in the tournament, while Pakistan has suffered its second defeat. After losing the toss and electing to bat first, Pakistan scored 190 for 6 wickets in 50 overs at Bay-Oval.
Bismah Maroof scored 78 runs for Pakistan, while Elia Riaz scored 53 runs. Apart from these two batters, none of the other batters were able to stand out against the Australian bowling.
The target was easily met by Australia.
The Australian team easily achieved their target of 191 runs by losing three wickets in the 35th over thanks to Alyssa Healy’s brilliant batting. Apart from Haley, Meg Lenning and Rachel Haynes each scored 35 and 34 runs, respectively.
The Australian team has now won two games in a row and has climbed to the top of the rankings. In the first match, the team had defeated England by 12 runs. The Pakistani team, on the other hand, has now lost two games in a row. He was defeated by the Indian team by 107 runs in the first match. Pakistan’s problems have worsened as a result of two consecutive defeats.
Australia’s next match will be against New Zealand on March 13, while Pakistan’s next match will be against South Africa on March 11. Pakistan will have to win their next match in any case.