Today a total of 3 matches were held of the ongoing Women’s Asia Cup T20 2018. Scorecard and brief match highlights are appended below the points table.
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Women’s Asia Cup T20; Match Highlights
7th Match: Pakistan Women Vs Sri Lanka Women
Pakistan Women 1st Innings: 136/4 (20 Overs, RR: 6.8)
Batting: Bismah Maroof 60 off 41 balls, Nahida Khan 38 off 34 balls.
Bowling: BMSM Kumari 2/18 in 4 overs, I Ranaweera 1/27 in 4 overs, NND de Silva 1/13 in 1 over.
Sri Lanka Women 2nd Innings: 113/9 (20 Overs, RR: 5.65)
Batting: BYA Mendis 25 off 29 balls, MDN Hansika 24 off 22 balls.
Bowling: Nida Dar 5/21 in 4 overs, Bismah Maroof 1/14 in 2 overs, Nashra Sandhu 1/19 in 4 overs.
Result: Pakistan Women won By 23 runs
Man Of The Match: Nida Dar
- Nahida Khan and Bismah Maroof laid the platform for Pakistan as the duo took Pakistan to a defend-able total in 20 overs.
- As for Sri Lanka’s bowling, apart from Kumari and Prabodhani no bowler was much impressive to stop Pakistan from putting up a fighting total.
- Sri Lanka needed 137 runs to win from 20 overs. Mendis and Hansika shared a solid stand as Sri Lanka were on course of winning this match.
- However, Nida Dar disrupted their plans as she took 5 wickets in her 4 overs to demolish Sri Lanka’s batting line-up.
- She was well-supported by other bowlers as Sri Lanka could only manage 113 runs in 20 overs and lost the match by 23 runs.
8th Match: Malaysia Women Vs Thailand Women
Malaysia Women 1st Innings:36/8 (20 Overs, RR: 1.8)
Bowling: C Sutthiruang 1/5 in 3 overs, W Liengprasert 2/10 in 4 overs, S Tippoch 1/3 in 4 overs, P Padunglerd 1/2 in 2 overs
Thailand Women 2nd Innings: 37/1 (9 Overs, RR: 4.11)
Batting: N Chaiwai 20* off 28 balls.
Bowling: Sasha Azmi 1/8 in 3 overs.
Result: Thailand Women won By 9 runs
Man Of The Match:W Liengprasert
- Malaysian Women lost their 3rd consecutive match to Thailand Women and remained at the end of the Asia Cup T20 points table with 0 wins in 3 matches.
- In the 1st innings they could only manage to score 36 runs in 20 overs. And, this total was easily chased by Thailand Women for the loss of 1 wicket.
9th Match: India Women Vs Bangladesh Women
India Women 1st Innings:141/7 (20 Overs, RR: 7.05)
Batting: H Kaur 42 off 37 balls, DB Sharma 32 off 28 balls, P Vastrakar 20 off 20 balls.
Bowling: Rumana Ahmad 3/21 in 4 overs, Salma Khatun 1/21 in 3 overs.
Bangladesh Women 2nd Innings: 142/3 (19.4 Overs, RR: 7.22)
Batting: Shamima Sultana 33 off 23 balls, Fargana Hoque 52 off 46 balls, Rumana Ahmad 42 off 34 balls.
Bowling: P Vastrakar 1/21 in 2 overs, Poonam Yadav 1/21 in 4 overs, RS Gayakwad 1/26 in 4 overs.
Result: Bangladesh Women won by 7 wickets.
Man Of The Match: Rumana Ahmad
- India lost their first match of the Women’s Asia Cup T20 as Bangladesh won the match by 7 wickets.
- Rumana Ahmad was the undisputed hero as after restricting India to 141 runs in 20 overs, the all-rounder scored 42 runs off the bat to march Bangladesh to victory.
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