He led England's to its first global 50-over title at the 2019 World Cup, and the No. 1 ranking in one-day internationals and Twenty20s.
Alyssa Healy struck 126 from 107 balls and shared a 216-run opening partnership with Rachael Haynes.
While the win be a huge morale booster for Pakistan ahead of their remaining two league games, the defeat put West Indies' semifinal hopes at a risk.
India would like to keep the winning momentum going and maintain its stay in the top four especially when they take on table-toppers Australia after England.
Rachel Haynes’ innings and her late, unbroken partnership of 74 with Beth Mooney allowed Australia to reach its target with almost 20 full overs remaining.
After a tough 2021, the left-arm spinner has risen to the top as India's first-choice spinner in the World Cup.
Chasing a tricky target of 245, the Pakistan team fell way short of the mark and was all out for 137 in 43 overs, losing its 11th straight game against neighbours India in the 50-over format.
A minute's silence was observed before the start of the play to honour the memory of Australian legends Shane Warne and Rodney Marsh, who died on Friday within hours of each other.
Raj was a part of the Indian team that played in the 2000 World Cup in New Zealand and more than two decades later, she is returning to the same country, this time as the captain.
The Kiwis missed their chance of lifting the World Cup trophy at the Lord's balcony due to inferior boundary count after both the 50 overs and the Super Over ended in ties.
Sehwag took to Twitter praising New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson's spirit and calmness despite the result.
A senior ICC official said that this was a little effort on the part of the international body to counter the nemesis of black marketing of match tickets.
Speaking to IANS, a senior BCCI official said that the selectors must also take responsibility when a team loses a tournament if they deserve a monetary reward when the team does well.
Rashid stated that Morgan knows his game inside out and has been with him through 'good and not so good times'.
Indian skipper Virat Kohli also lent support to his IPL teammate saying de Villiers is the 'most honest and committed man he knows'.
Pre-tournament wagers were on an England-India final as the two sides remained very much on course, with South Africa making sure that the two did not play in the semifinals.
Another issue on the table is likely to be the presence of three wicketkeepers in the side, especially Dinesh Karthik, who has not performed in ODI cricket for a long time and had a wretched IPL.
As per the ICC rules, changes in the 15-member preliminary squad are permitted till May 23.
The World Cup in England and Wales will begin with the warm-up sessions from May 24 and the championship begins from May 30.
Looking at his (Virat's) form, from the last four-to-five years, he has hit that purple patch and he is definitely one of those toughest batsmen that you will come across as a bowler.