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WPL: Sophie Devine’s incredible 36-ball 99 powers RCB to eight-wicket win over Gujarat Giants

Sophie Devine lit up the Mumbai skyline with an astonishing 36-ball 99 as Royal Challengers Bangalore made short work of a 189-run target for an eight-wicket victory over Gujarat Giants in the Women’s Premier League here on Saturday. It rained sixes from the broad willow of Devine as RCB breezed past the target with as many as 27 balls to spare and keep their slim playoff hopes alive with a second successive victory. Devine, who has also represented New Zealand in hockey before starting out in cricket as a bowler often batting at number 11, played an innings that will go down as one of the finest in the history of the T20 format. Sophie Devine scored an incredible 99 off just 36 deliveries in a successful run-chase for @RCBTweets and bagged the Player of the Match award 👏👏#RCB register...

Sophie Devine confident of RCB’s turnaround in Women’s Premier League | Cricket News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Notwithstanding their third loss on the trot, Royal Challengers Bangalore and New Zealand batter Sophie Devine is confident that her side will be able to effect a turnaround in the Women's Premier League.RCB lost to Gujarat Giants on Wednesday night.Chasing what Devine called an 'at par' score of 202 to win, Royal Challengers Bangalore finished at 180/6 despite a fighting knock from the right-handed Devine, who played a largely sole hand in their chase while the other batters could not make a strong dent.RCB were guilty of facing far too many dot balls during their chase, including the fact that they did not hit a single six until the 14th over, something that was hugely responsible for their defeat in a high-scoring contest."Obviously not, because we did not win,' Devine told t...