Australia is going to play for semi-finals in ICC world cup 2017 against India. Australia had won over south Africa with a 59 run win. the Australian cricket team were about to set a big goal of 300 but still they set it to 270.the bowlers of Australian team also made their hard effort and limited the south African team batting to 210 only. if marizanne kappa had not been out in the 37th over, then it wouldn’t have been a worst situation for South Africa. A/c to captain, Dane van niekerk, the game changer turning point was when wicket of opener Laura wolvaardt fall. Australia won by its key opening batsman. the opening partnership of 137 between Beth money and Nicole Bolton held the big target to 300. Ellyse Perry recorded her fifth half century and took the honour of player of the match. Ellyse Perry took two tickets. Australia is in good form in both batting and balling.t her team players of Australia said that their bowling unit has definitely groomed from the England match.
Confidentially, India has gone into the semi-finals gaining a silver of confidence. the team has improved much since the world cup 2013.indian spinners have taken 22 wickets in the four previous matches. India defeated South Africa by a total of 115 run.
Unfortunately, India has a poor record against Australia with the winning ratio only 8 out of total 41 matches. but surprisingly, when the last match was held, Indian captain team Mithali raj set up a five Wicket winning against Australia. India had recovered from early phase to score a challenging 265 on lost of 7 wickets in the final match. Left arm spinner Rajeshwari Gayakwad took 5 wickets whereas deepti Sharma took 2 wickets and Jhulan Goswami took 1 wicket, Shikhap Pandey also one wicket, and Poonam Yadav also took one wicket. Mithali said that it will be a last world cup so it is a great matter of pride that Indian team is in finals.
SQUAD OF INDIAN CRICKET TEAM
CAPTAIN: Mithali Raj
PLAYERS: Raut, Deepti Sharma,Mona meshram, jhulan goswami,Shikha pandey, Krishnamurthy,ekta Bisht,sushma verma,mansi joshi,rajeshwari,poonam yaadav,nuzhat parween,smriti mandhana,Harmanpreet Kaur
SQUAD OF AUSTRALIAN CRICKET TEAM
CAPTAIN: Meg lanning
PLAYERS: Sarah Aley, kristen beams, Alex Blackwell, Nicole Bolton, Ashleigh gardener, Rachel Haynes, Alyssa Healy, jess jonassen, Beth mooney, Ellyse Perry, Megan schutt,belinda vakarewa,elyse villani,Amanda Wellington.
MATCH VENUE DETAIL
Day and Date: Thursday, 20th July 2017.
Timing: 10:30 in India, 9:30 GMT,15:00 IST
Venue: County Ground, Derby
tickets for the semi-finals will be available for sale first time via www.icccricket.com/tickets.tickets prices starts at £15 for adults £5 for students(aged b/w 17 and 23 yes old) and £2 for under 16s. Fans can apply for up to 10 tickets.
Star sports, and its licensee broadcasters will also live the cricket event. in India hotstar will also access the event. In UK, sky sports will show all matches, in Australia semi-finals will be broadcasted on fox sports and channel Nine.
In New Zealand by sky TV, In south Africa by super sport ,in China by fox sport, in Pakistan on PTV and TEN Sports.