The WHITE FERNS have booked their place in the T20 Tri-Series Final with an eight-wicket victory over South Africa in Bristol.
A 130-run opening partnership between Suzie Bates (62)and Sophie Devine (68*) ensured a stress-free run-chase, after Haley Jensen (2-24) and Amelia Kerr (2-28) helped keep the target to 149.
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WHITE FERNS v South Africa as it happened...
Amelia Kerr returns & makes the double breakthrough! Important wickets of van Niekerk L Wolvaardt for 25 each. 91-4 with 5 overs to go. Live - https://t.co/gsVk8YQWh8 … 🇳🇿v🇿🇦 #TriSeries pic.twitter.com/j0nikctNtg— WHITE FERNS (@WHITE_FERNS) June 28, 2018
Handshakes and bat waves as Bates and Devine raise their 50s and the score moves past 100. WHITE FERNS 117-0 in the 13th over chasing 149 to win. Follow LIVE - https://t.co/gsVk8YQWh8— WHITE FERNS (@WHITE_FERNS) June 28, 2018
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Suzie Bates departs for 62 off 45 balls.— WHITE FERNS (@WHITE_FERNS) June 28, 2018
Bates & Devine combining for a 130-run opening stand - the 3rd highest in the WHITE FERNS T20I history 🙌 pic.twitter.com/mqxE65Hz8q