Mandhana fell down with twisted legs whereas backing up a Shafali Verma throw after SA captain Sune Luus had scampered for a run within the sixth over.
Mandhana was in ache and he or she limped off the sector with the assistance of the assist workers. She returned within the South African run chase however it was obvious that she was not snug whereas fielding.
“I’ve to see the way it goes in a single day, for the time being it appears to be like higher although. Let’s have a look at what’s the standing (on Sunday),” mentioned Mandhana on the post-match presentation after India misplaced by eight wickets to path 0-1 within the three-match collection.
Vice-captain Mandhana led the aspect within the match on Saturday after common captain Harmanpreet Kaur suffered a hip damage. The second T20 Worldwide will likely be performed right here on Sunday.
Mandhana mentioned her aspect wants to enhance fielding.
“We fought very well. Fielding must get higher. On the finish of the 18th over, I realised we have been about ten runs quick,” mentioned Mandhana might rating solely 11 runs.
“I actually like to say Simran, the best way she bowled was excellent. The best way all the children got here in was good, we have now 24 hours for the following match, so we have to buckle up and are available again stronger.”