India vice-captain Mandhana slammed a 39-ball 45 helping defending champions Sydney Thunder beat Sydney Sixers by six wickets in WBBL.
Jemimah Rodrigues slammed nine fours during her 56-ball 75 to power Melbourne Renegades to 142 for five.
But other Indian cricketers, Smriti Mandhana and Deepti Sharma were off-colour for Sydney Thunder.
Indian women declared their second Innings at 135/3 to force a decision on the fourth and final day of the one-off Test. Follow live cricket scores of AUS-W vs IND-W.
With the wicket of Pooja Vastrakar, Ellyse Perry became the only woman cricketer to have a combined 300 wickets and 5000 runs at the international level.
The Bengal wicketkeeper-batter is the seventh Indian to sign for Australia’s premier T20 league for women. Richa will be replacing South African Lizelle Lee.
While Mandhana had previously played for Hobart Hurricanes and Brisbane Heat in the WBBL, it will be all-rounder Deepti’s maiden outing in the tournament.
India women's ODI vice-captain Harmanpreet Kaur, who missed the first game due to an injury, will not be available for the second match too.
India's Deepti Sharma also gained places to be at No.4 and No.6 in ICC Women's T20I all-rounders and bowling charts respectively
Jhulan Goswami is fifth in the bowlers' list, while Deepti Sharma holds an identical slot in the all-rounder's category
India had an impressive outing in the field in the second T20I as they levelled the series with a narrow eight-run win.
Smriti Mandhana, Harmanpreet Kaur, Deepti Sharma, Jemimah Rodrigues and Poonam Yadav could also be in demand for their services in WBBL
Playing a Test match after nearly seven years, India were struggling badly but Sneh Rana (3/77) and Deepti Sharma (2/50) brought the side back against England
The Indian women's team is currently in hard quarantine in Mumbai and will begin its UK tour with a one-off Test in Bristol from June 16.
India were outclassed by an unbeaten 132 by opener Lizelle Lee, who anchored South Africa's run-chase
Check squads, team captains, schedule and everything else about the Women's T20 Challenge during IPL 2020
Rohit Sharma, along with four others, will be conferred with the Khel Ratna on August 29 while Ishant Sharma and Deepti were among 27 who will be bestowed with the Arjuna Award
The BCCI on announced cricket's nomination for Indian sports awards with Rohit Sharma vying for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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