Thursday, October 18, 2018 | ePaper

Tigresses lose in 3rd T20I against Pakistan

  • Print
BSS, Dhaka :
The Bangladesh women's cricket team's poor batting display suffered a seven-wicket defeat to visiting Pakistan women's cricket team in the third T20I of the four-match series held on Friday at Sheikh Kamal International Cricket Stadium in Cox's Bazar.
With this win, Pakistan took 2-0 lead in the series after the first match abandoned due to wet outfield.
Opted to bat first after winning the toss, Bangladesh scored a small total of 81 for 8 from their allotted 20 overs in the face of tight bowling display by the Pakistani bowlers. Only three batsmen Nigar Sultana (19), Rumana Ahmed (12) and Shamima Sultana (10) able to reach the double figure.
Nashra Sandhu and Nida Dar captured two Bangladesh's wickets conceding an identical 16 runs from 4 overs.
Chasing a winning target of 82 runs set by Bangladesh, Pakistan easily coasted the target making 85 in 18.1 overs with seven wickets in hand.
Opener Nahida Khan top scored with 33 runs while skipper Javeria composed 31.
Ruman Ahmed and Fahima Khatun took one Pakistani's wicket apiece giving away 10 and 15 runs respectively.
Nahida Khan of Pakistan was named the player of the match for his impressive batting performance.
Earlier, Bangladesh suffered a 58-run defeat to Pakistan women's cricket team in the second T20I of the series.

More News For this Category

Papon terms Mushfiqur as the most successful captain of Bangladesh

Papon terms Mushfiqur as the most successful captain of Bangladesh

Who is Bangladesh's most successful captain? Quite naturally, most of the people would vote for Mashrafe Bin Mortaza, as he is the reason why Bangladesh finally came of age in

Mahmudullah confirmed as Bangladesh captain in  Zimbabwe Tests

Mahmudullah confirmed as Bangladesh captain in Zimbabwe Tests

Though he had already hinted it earlier in a press conference, Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) president Nazmul Hasan Papon on Tuesday confirmed that Mahmudullah Riyad will captain Bangladesh team in

ICC to implement rules against inappropriate behaviour and sexual harassment

In the wake of recent cases of sexual harassment coming to light around the world in various walks of life, the International Cricket Council (ICC), according to a report in

Windies opener Evin Lewis withdraws from limited overs squads

West Indies opener Evin Lewis has withdrawn from the squad to face India in the upcoming ODI series and will be replaced by Kieran Powell in the team, while Nicholas

BCB XI for practice match against Zimbabwe

Sports Reporter :The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced on Wednesday the BCB XI for practice one-day match against Zimbabwe scheduled to be held at the BKSP Ground in Savar on

South Africa announces ODI squad for Australia tour

Without the availability of two key players Hashim Amla and JP Duminy, South Africa announced on Tuesday the 15-man squad for the ODI series against Australia.Chris Morris and Farhaan Behardien

Zimbabwe cricket team arrives in city

The Zimbabwe national cricket team arrived here last morning to play a bilateral series involving three ODIs and two Tests series against their Bangladesh counterpart.The Southern African nation will start

Bangladesh don't have 11 international standard players : Nazmul Abedeen

Bangladesh may have the stalwarts like Mashrafe, Shakib, Tamim, Mushfiqur and Mahmudullah in their ranks, but it is a common apprehension within the country's cricket fraternity whether their vacuum could

Yet to become a big player: Liton

Liton Das didn't get the best of starts when he had started his international career with Bangladesh national cricket team. There never was any question regarding his talent, but the

ICC WC Trophy to arrive in Bangladesh today

ICC WC Trophy to arrive in Bangladesh today

ICC World Cup (WC) Trophy will arrive in Bangladesh today as part of its worldwide 'Trophy Tour' ahead of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 scheduled to be held in England.The