India suffered a six-wicket loss to Australia in a crucial match of the ICC Women's ODI World Cup on Saturday.
India, the 2017 edition finalists, failed to defend a total of 277 with Australia overhauling the target, scoring 280 for 4 in 49.3 overs to continue their unbeaten run in the showpiece event.
Australia's top-order fired in unison as Meg Lanning (97) anchored the chase with a 107-ball 97. Alyssa Healy (72), Rachael Haynes (43) and Beth Mooney (30 not out) were also among runs.
India: 277 for 7 in 50 overs (Mithali Raj 68, Yastika Bhatia 59, Harmanpreet Kaur 57 not out; Darcie Brown 3/30).
Australia: 280 for 4 in 49.3 overs (Meg Lanning 97; Pooja vastrakar 2/43)