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Jemimah Rodrigues, Poonam Yadav help Indian women take 1-0 lead in T20 series

Teenager Rodrigues smashed 36 off 15 balls in a whirlwind inning that saw her becoming the first Indian woman to hit three sixes in an over.

Jemimah Rodrigues and Poonam Yadav produced special performances to fire India to a 13-run win over Sri Lanka in the first T20 International of the five-match series here Wednesday. (Photo | AP)