Rejuvenated Windies Women on course to keep momentum against South Africa

By Sports Desk August 23, 2021

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Up-and-coming West Indies Women’s team spinner, Karishma Ramharack, expects the unit to maintain its recent momentum heading into the upcoming series against South Africa.

After losing five consecutive T20 series, a new look Windies Women bounced back in strong fashion with a dominant 3-0 win over Pakistan, in July.  Several of the players, including team captain Stafanie Taylor, pointed to fresh approaches taken by the team to fitness and the work of a new coaching unit led by former West Indies fast bowler Courtney Walsh.

Ramharack a relative newcomer to the squad expects the team’s improvements and resurgence to continue.

“I think the girls are really fired up.  They are really looking good in the nets and stuff like that,” Ramharack told SportsMax.TV’s InCaseYouMissedIT.

“I expect us to continue from where we left off in Pakistan and I think we will do really well and head in a positive direction from here,” she added.

The regional team will face South Africa in three T20Is and 5 ODIs, beginning on August 31. The West Indies last faced South Africa in 2018, in the Caribbean, when the teams played to a 2-2 series draw after the hosts took a 2-0 lead.

The spinner made her debut in 2019 has so far played 5 One Day Internationals and 6 T20 Internationals for the regional team.  She has claimed four wickets in each format.  

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