The ultimate prize in Women’s cricket will be up for grabs when India take on England today at Lord’s in the final of the ICC Women’s World Cup.
India have a bit of momentum with them, having seen off the likes of New Zealand and Australia before getting here.
It could prove to be a decisive boost of confidence for Mithali Raj and her girls. Interestingly, India played England in the opening game of the tournament when Smriti Mandhana cracked a sensational 90 to lead India to victory.
Jhulan Goswami has been dependable on the bowling front as always but the key factor will be how England handles India’s spinners.
England are no pushovers by any means. Sarah Taylor and Heather Knight have been brilliant for the English women who have not lost after being beaten by India in the opener. All in all, it promises to be a brilliant encounter.