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Cricket: West Indies Women buoyant after seeing off ‘top teams’ – updated

Women’s World Cup 2013

West Indies buoyant after seeing off ‘top teams’

Vishal Dikshit ;February 14, 2013  |  http://www.espncricinfo.com/

Stafanie Taylor drives through the off side, New Zealand v West Indies, Super Six match, Women's World Cup 2013, Mumbai,  February 11, 2013

Twenty-one-year-old Stafanie Taylor has been one of West Indies’ match-winners© ICC/Solaris Images 

West Indies, unlike England and New Zealand, had their destiny in their own hands. Two points ahead of the last World Cup’s finalists before yesterday’s matches started, West Indies did not have to rely on another team’s result or keep an eye on two scoreboards at a time. And now, at the conclusion of the Super Six stage, they sit at the top of the table with eight points and a net run-rate better than Australia’s.West Indies coach Sherwin Campbell, who played 90 ODIs, believes that beating Australia gave the players a lot of confidence and motivation before their first World Cup final.     Continue reading

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