Bangladesh thwart UAE India, Australia reach U19 T20 WC semi-finals

Bangladesh thwart UAE India, Australia reach U19 T20 WC semi-finals

POTCHEFSTROOM: Bangladesh bowlers decimated the United Arab Emirates (UAE) batting lineup for a mere 69/9 earlier than Shorna Akter propelled her aspect to a thumping five-wicket triumph of their final fixture of the continuing ICC U19 Women’s T20 World Cup.

Bangladesh’s resounding victory over the UAE, nonetheless, turned out to be inadequate for the aspect as India and Australia superior to the semi-finals regardless of having the identical variety of factors (six) because of a greater web run price.

UAE batting lineup suffered a ruthless assault by Bangladesh’s bowlers and will publish 69/9 of their allotted 20 overs, after opting to bat first.

Opening batter Lavanya Keny remained the lone warrior for UAE with the bat as she scored a preventing 29 off 46, whereas Mahika Gaur remained the notable run-getter with a cautious 17.

The remainder of the UAE batters, alternatively, did not amass the double figures.

Rabeya Khan led the bowling assault for Bangladesh with three wickets with Marufa Akter following with two. Dipa Khatun, Reya Akter Shika and Shorna made one scalp every.

Set to chase a mere 70, Bangladesh amassed the full in simply the 10th over in a bid to get their web run price previous New Zealand however failed.

Shorna top-scored for Bangladesh within the run chase with a brisk 38 off simply 19 balls, hitting 4 boundaries and two sixes.

Opener Afia Prottasha (15) and Rabyea (14) additionally chipped in for Bangladesh in pursuit.

Samaira Dharnidharka and Indhuja Nandakumar bagged two wickets every for UAE, whereas Mahika Gaur struck out a batter.

Meanwhile, in one other Super Six conflict, England outclassed West Indies by an enormous margin of 95 runs and completed on the high of the group standings and had already booked their spot within the semis.

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