Women’s World T20: Pakistan trounce BD by nine wickets

Sidra was adjudged player of the match for her maiden half-ton from 48 deliveries


News Desk March 24, 2016
Team Pakistan celebrates victory over Bangladesh. PHOTO: INP



Pakistan’s women cricket team defeated Bangladesh by nine wickets on Thursday in the ICC World T20 match at Feroz Shah Kotla stadium in New Delhi.


Bowling first, the national women’s team restricted their opponents to 113 for nine, with Anam Amin and Asmavia Iqbal getting two wickets apiece.

Women's World T20: In scintillating form, Pakistan beat India

Fargana Hoque was the top scorer for Bangladesh, scoring 36 off 37 balls.

Pakistan reached their target in 16.3 overs, thanks to the 99-run partnership between Sidra Ameen and Bismah Maroof.

Sidra was adjudged player of the match for her maiden half-ton from 48 deliveries.

We didn't force Afridi to announce his retirement after World T20: Shaharyar

Earlier on Saturday, the women’s team won against India by two runs in the tournament under the Duckworth-Lewis method after rain disrupted the match.

Published in The Express Tribune, March 25th, 2016.

COMMENTS

Replying to X

Comments are moderated and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive.

For more information, please see our Comments FAQ

E-Publications

Most Read