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Australia's Ellyse Perry scores 5 consecutive fifties for 3rd time, beats Virat Kohli, Kane Williamson in process

Australia's Ellyse Perry scores 5 consecutive fifties for 3rd time, beats Virat Kohli, Kane Williamson in process

Australia's ever-consistent all-rounder Ellyse Perry registered another record to her name in the ongoing ICC Women's World Cup 2017, scoring five consecutive fifties for the third time in her career. 

WATCH: Ellyse Perry obstructs the field, stops Sushma Verma from taking run in India vs Australia match

WATCH: Ellyse Perry obstructs the field, stops Sushma Verma from taking run in India vs Australia match

India lost the match by 8-wickets, which leaves them needing to beat New Zealand in the final group match on Saturday to qualify for the semi-finals. Australia confirmed their last-four spot with today's win.

ICC Women's World Cup: Collective failure reduces Mithali Raj's record feat to sideshow; India suffer huge loss to Australia

ICC Women's World Cup: Collective failure reduces Mithali Raj's record feat to sideshow; India suffer huge loss to Australia

After this loss, India are now placed at the fourth spot with eight points. Mithali's team will have to win its next and final league match against New Zealand to make the knockout stage.