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WWC final: England post 228/7 against India

WWC final: England post 228/7 against India
England's Katherine Brunt plays a shot during the ICC Women's World Cup cricket final between England and India at Lord's cricket ground in London on July 23, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNIS

London: Three-time champions England posted a competitive total of 228 for seven in 50 overs against India in the final of the ICC Women’s World Cup at the Lord’s Cricket Ground here on Sunday.

Natalie Sciver (51), Sarah Taylor (45) and Katherine Brunt (34) were the major contributors for England.

For India, veteran pacer Jhulan Goswami bagged 3/23, while spinner Poonam Yadav took 2/36.

–IANS