Kuala Lumpur. In T20, if a team gets out after scoring just 8 runs, then it is surprising. But this has happened today i.e. on 4th June 2022. This was seen during the match between UAE and Nepal in the Under-19 Women’s T20 World Cup Asia Qualifier. Playing first, Nepal’s women’s team was reduced to 8 runs in 8.1 overs. In response, the UAE team achieved the target in 1.1 overs i.e. 7 balls. A day before this, Nepal had achieved a big victory over Qatar by 79 runs.
Nepal team came out to bat first in the match. The team got its first blow in the second over. The team got 3 more setbacks in the third over. In this way the score became 4 for 2 runs. 6 players could not open the account from the team. Sneha Mahara scored the highest 3 runs. Three batsmen scored one run each while one player scored two runs. Mahika Gaur took 5 wickets for 2 runs in 4 overs for UAE. Induja got 3 and Samaira got one wicket.
Match ends in 7 balls
UAE team achieved the target in 1.1 overs. Captain Tirtha Satish remained unbeaten on 4 and Lavanya 3 runs. This is the team’s second consecutive win. Earlier, on June 3, the team had achieved a big victory over Bhutan by 160 runs. Then the team had scored 202 runs for one wicket while playing first. Tirtha played a big innings of 94 runs. In reply, Bhutan’s team could only score 42 runs for 7 wickets.
In another match, Thailand defeated hosts Malaysia by 85 runs. Playing first, Thailand women’s team scored 133 runs for 4 wickets. In response, the host Malaysia team was dismissed after scoring 48 runs. A total of 6 teams are participating in the tournament.
FIRST PUBLISHED : June 04, 2022, 13:38 IST