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  1. Watch highlights
  2. India win first match of Women's World T20
  3. India 163-5: Raj 42 (35); Kaur 40 (29)
  4. Bang 91-5: Patil 2-16, Yadav 2-17

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By Alex Brocklehurst

All times stated are UK

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Full-match highlights

Watch full highlights of India's comfortable 72 run victory.

India women win by 72 runs

Bangladesh scorecard

Sultana hits a four

Nigar Sultana hits a lovely four, but it is most definitely a consolation boundry with just two balls left.

Khatun lbw Patel 14

Bangladesh 68-5 - target 164

Fahima Khatun is bowled sweeping to leave Bangladesh with an even bigger mountain to climb.

Fahima hits a four

Rumana c Patil b Yadav 12

Bangladesh 44-4 - target 164

Akhter run out 21

Bangladesh 35-3 - target 164

A great bit of fielding by Anuja Patil to run out Sharmin Akhter.

Ahmed hits a four

Islam c Patil b Yadav 2

Bangladesh 24-2 - target 164

Sanjida Islam picks out Anuja Patil.

Rahman c Yadav b Patil 4

Bangladesh 19-2 - target 164

Ayasha Rahman top-edges to Shikha Pandey.

Akhter hits a four

Bangladesh's first four of the tournament, courtesy of Sharmin Akhter.

Bangladesh need 164 to beat India


That's the end of the innings. You can watch in-play highlights of Bangladesh's chase right here shortly.

Veda hits two sixes

Veda Krishnamurthy hits two sixes in an over off Fahima Khatun.

Patil lbw Khatun 1

Bangladesh 141-5

Anuja Patil is trapped in front by Fahima Khatun.

not-outVeda is let off

Veda Krishnamurthy survives a stumping when wicketkeeper Nigar Sultana takes the ball in front of the stumps with the batter well out of her ground.

Kaur c Nahida b Ahmed 40

India 136-4

Harmanpreet Kaur is caught by Nahida Akter from Rumana Ahmed's bowling.

Kaur hits second six

Harmanpreet Kaur hits another six, this time off Rumana Ahmed.

Kaur hits a six

Harmanpreet Kaur comes down the wicket and hits a big six over long-off off Khadija Tul Kubra.

Raj c Alam b Ahmed 42

India 95-3

Rumana Ahmed makes a breakthrough as Mithali Raj is caught by Jahanara Alam.

Dropped catch

Khadija Tul Kubra spills a caught-and-bowled chance offered by Mithali Raj. Can she make amends with the next ball? No, Raj uses her feet and drives it through cover for four.

Mandhana lbw Khatun 0

India 63-2

Smriti Mandhana is trapped lbw by Fahima Khatun for a duck.

Vanitha b Akter 38

India 62-1

Vanitha's four down the ground

Vellaswamy Vanitha's shot is struck down the ground for four from Fahima Khatun.

Vanitha lofts a four

India's Vellaswamy Vanitha hits a four over mid-wicket.

Three fours in three balls

India's Mithali Raj and Vellaswamy Vanitha combine to hit three fours in three balls.

Team line-ups

India: Mithali Raj (capt), Vellaswamy Vanitha, Smirti Mandhana, Harmanpreet Kaur, Veda Krishnamurthy, Anuja Patil, Jhulan Goswami, Shikha Pandey, Sushma Verma (wk), Poonam Yadav, Rajeshwari Gayakwad.

Bangladesh: Jahanara Alam (capt), Ayasha Rahman, Sharmin Akhter, Sanjida Islam, Rumana Ahmed, Nigar Sultana (wk), Lata Mondal, Salma Khatun, Fahima Khatun, Nahida Akter, Khadija Tul Kubra.

Bangladesh win toss & bowl first

Bangladesh win the toss and choose to field.

Welcome to the Women's World Twenty20

Welcome to India v Bangladesh, the opening match of the Women's World Twenty20 in Banglore. Watch in-play highlights (UK only) on this page. Play starts at 10:00 GMT.