Tired Windies cancel second ICC Women's World Cup warm-up

In Monday's warm-up match against the Windies, Australia rattled up a huge 335 for five in 50 overs by riding on half century knocks from Elyse Villani, Rachael Haynes, Jess Cameron and Lisa Sthalekar.

updated: January 28, 2013 22:36 IST
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Mumbai: West Indies women's cricket team, who were whipped by Australia by 135 runs in their first warm-up game ahead of the ICC Women's World Cup commencing on January 31, has cancelled their second scheduled practice match on Tuesday.

"They are jet-lagged and tired. So they have cancelled the match," said sources.

The Windies were set to meet a Combined Mumbai XI in their second and last tune-up match before taking on hosts India in their Group A tournament opener at the Cricket Club of India's Brabourne Stadium on January 31, a day-night fixture.

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