Beth Mooney brain fade leads to bizarre run-out. Mooney score 33 runs off 37 balls before run out by point fielder Richa Ghosh.
Australia’s Beth Mooney remove in an unorthodox manner on Day 3 of the one-off Test at the Wankhede Stadium. The season left-hander, who thorn in India’s side on multiple times, red-face and scratching her head.
Sneh Rana bowled a full ball in the 12th over, which Mooney immediately hit to Richa Ghosh at silly point. Richa, noted for her prowess behind the wickets, demonstrated rapid awareness by taking up the ball and immediately releasing it, resulting in an unusual run-out. Mooney caught up in the moment and casually saunter out of the crease without maintaining eye of the ball.
The Indians were ecstatic about their unexpect wicket as Rcha’s acute awareness shone through, in stark contrast to Mooney’s mistake.
Watch: Beth Mooney bizarre run-out
In addition, The Mooney run-out continued a curious pattern in the ongoing Test. Opening batsmen being dismiss in unusual ways. Mooney was on the receiving end of a Diamond Duck in the first inning after a mix-up with Phoebe Litchfield.
Meanwhile, India maintained their dominance, closing Day 2 with a 157-run advantage at stumps. After finishing the Indian innings at 406, Australia began the morning session on a high note. Mooney’s expulsion, on the other hand, represented a surprise turning point. Upsetting what appear to be Australia’s chance to reclaim control.
As of this writing, Australia has achieved 121 runs in their second innings while losing two wickets. Tahlia McGrath and Ellyse Perry are also the current scorers, with 36 and 29, respectively.