SA Games: Bangladesh women beat Nepal by 10 wickets

Sports Correspondent
4 December 2019, Wed
Published: 12:24

SA Games: Bangladesh women beat Nepal by 10 wickets

Bangladesh Women's cricket team thrashed Nepal Women's team by 10 wickets in their second game of the ongoing 13th South Asian Games on Wednesday at Pokhara.

For the first time, Bangladesh beat its Sri Lankan counterpart by seven wickets.

Today, Bangladesh wot the toss and sent Nepal to bat first. The hosts failed to come with a dismal display with the bat as they fell all-out only for 50 in 19.2 overs.

Only three of their batters have reached two-digit scores, with the best score of 13 by captain Rubina Chhetry while four of Nepal's 11 batters failed to score anything.

In reply, Banglades Women chased down the target of 51 runs in 7.4 overs without losing a wicket. Openers- Murshidha Khatun and Ayesha Rahman - remained unbeaten for 23 and 26 respectively.

Bangladesh Women will face the Maldives on Thursday at the same venue. While Bangladesh won their first two games, Maldives played one game and lost that to the hosts Nepal by 10 wickets.