Hello and welcome to the live coverage of the final game of the multi-format series between England and India. This is Lavanya Lakshminarayanan here and I’ll be taking you through the game today with some help from my colleague Netra V.
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I’ve been dipping in and out of fan forums this week to see what the chatter surrounding this women’s team is like. India’s positive performance have certainly helped quieten the ‘intent’ crowd over the last few days. That said, there are quite a few takeaways from this series for the girls. Some of them are:
1. Batting combination: If we know one thing for sure in the ODIs, it is that the batting lineup needs fine-tuning. Shafali Verma and Smriti Mandhana give the side firepower up top and have had consistent starts. But they have also consistently fallen short of carrying that start forward to a bigger…