Shafali Verma’s Brilliant Fifty Goes in Vain as England Secures 1-0 Lead with 38-Run Win Over India



England dominated the match, securing a 38-run victory over India. Opener Danielle Wyatt scored 75 runs, while Nat Sciver-Brunt added 77 runs, forming a strong partnership of 138 runs. Despite a challenging start, England managed to build a formidable total. India struggled in response, scoring 159 for six. England’s Sophie Ecclestone claimed three crucial wickets. Shafali Verma emerged as India’s top scorer with 52 runs.