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ICC Women's WC 2017: We were all crying after the match, but later celebrated at dinner, says Harmanpreet Kaur

ICC Women's WC 2017: We were all crying after the match, but later celebrated at dinner, says Harmanpreet Kaur

After stunning the defending champion Australia, India were high on hopes heading to Lord's for the ultimate match. Despite being Davids in the contest, they successfully restricted the English side to 228 for seven. Courtesy to few spellbinding deliveries by Jhulan Goswami and Poonam Yadav.

ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Mithali Raj and Co. to be rewarded by BCCI

ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Mithali Raj and Co. to be rewarded by BCCI

India will now take on host nation England, at cricket's grandest stage of all, The Lord's, on Sunday.  

ICC Women's World Cup: India vs New Zealand: As it happened...

ICC Women's World Cup: India vs New Zealand: As it happened...

India were reduced to 21 for 2 in the eighth over but a 132-run stand between Mithali (109) and Harmanpreet Kaur (60) for the third wicket brought them back into the match.

ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Confident Indian eves look to carry on momentum against Sri Lanka – Preview

ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Confident Indian eves look to carry on momentum against Sri Lanka – Preview

The Indians, enjoying good run, would certainly start as overwhelming favourites against Sri Lanka, who have looked below-par in the tournament so far with three defeats from as many matches.

ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Mithali Raj & Co script history, become first team to successfully use Decision Review System

ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Mithali Raj & Co script history, become first team to successfully use Decision Review System

Put to bat first, openers Punam Raut (86) and Smriti Mandhana (90) wove a ravishing 144-run stand followed by skipper Mithali (71) chipping in a few boundaries as India posted a total of 281.

Mithali Raj gives befitting reply to reporter who asked about her favourite male player

Mithali Raj gives befitting reply to reporter who asked about her favourite male player

Mithali also rued over the fact that the country was obsessed with men playing cricket while nobody is interested in watching matches featuring Indian eves.

Indian eves whitewashed by New Zealand in 5-match hockey series

Indian eves whitewashed by New Zealand in 5-match hockey series

The Black Sticks were untroubled from the start with Olivia Merry converting a splendid field goal in the fourth minute of the first quarter.

Women's Hockey World League: Indian Eves score a pulsating 4-2 win over Uruguay in shoot out to enter round 3

Women's Hockey World League: Indian Eves score a pulsating 4-2 win over Uruguay in shoot out to enter round 3

It was skipper Rani, Monika, Deepika and Navjot Kaur who held their nerve to convert goals in the tense penalty shootout that saw them through after the two sides scored two goals apiece in regulation time.