Great performance by India, win by 9 points


Sylhet: Indian women marched fearlessly forward in the ongoing Women’s Asia Cup and now they have added another victory to their account.

With a spectacular performance by the bowlers, Team India won by 9 points. After winning the toss, Smriti Mandhana had chosen to bowl first and played amazingly well as they defeated the opposition by just 37 runs.

Deepti Sharma and Gayakwad got 2 cards each while Sneh Rana dismissed 3 Thai players. Apart from that, Meghna Singh took one wicket.

Barring N Koncharoenkai, who chipped in with 12 runs, no other player could complete the runs in double figures.

When Team India came on the field chasing the target of 37 runs, only three players were needed to win the game. Sabbhineni Meghana and Pooja Vastrakar scored unbeaten 20 and 12 runs each, while Shafali Verma helped with 8 runs.

Play XI for INDW vs THAIW

India: Shafali Verma, Smriti Mandhana (c), Sabbhineni Meghana, Jemimah Rodrigues, Richa Ghosh (vk), Kiran Navgire, Deepti Sharma, Pooja Vastrakar, Sneh Rana, Meghna Singh, Rajeshwari Gayakwad

Thailand: Nannapat Koncharoenkai (vk), Natthakan Chantham, Naruemol Chaiwai (c), Sornnarin Tippoch, Chanida Sutthiruang, Rosenan Kanoh, Phannita Maya, Nattaya Boochatham, Onnicha Kamchomphu, Thipatcha Putthawong, Nanthita Boonsukham

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