Sylhet: India women have 159 posts against Bangladesh in the ongoing Women’s Asia Cup. Earlier, Smriti Mandhana had won the toss and decided to bat first.
Captain Mandhana played an important innings and after 47 runs, Jemima Rodrigues player scored an unbeaten 35 runs. Shafali Verma contributed 55 runs.
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— BCCI Women (@BCCIWomen) 8 October 2022
The openers for India played brilliantly and scored 96 runs for the start before Mandarin went back at the end of 12 overs. Verma chased after the overs. While Richa Ghosh faced early dismissal for just 4 runs.
Rumana Ahmed took three wickets out of 5 for Bangladesh and had a great day for the team.
Playing IND W vs PAN W
India: Smriti Mandhana (c), Shafali Verma, Sabbhineni Meghna, Jemima Rodrigues, Richa Ghosh (wk), Kiran Navgir, Pooja Vastrakar, Deepti Sharma, Sneh Rana, Renuka Singh, Rajeshwari Gaikwad
Bangladesh: Murshida Khatoon, Fargana Hoque, Nigaar Sultana (C&WK), Ritu Moni, Lata Mandal, Fahima Khatoon, Rumana Ahmed, Nahida Akhtar, Salma Khatoon, Fariha Trisna, Shanjeeda Akhtar