Nepal Women

Ashmina Karmacharya grabs highest wicket in T20 Championship

Ashmina Karmacharya

Nepal’s medium pacer, Ashmina Karmacharya has topped the bowling chart of the ACC Women’s T20 Championship. Ashmina ended the tournament with eight wickets from four matches after picking up a terrific five-wicket haul against UAE in the semi-final match.

Hong Kong’s Maryam Bibi also grabbed 8 wickets in the tournament playing 5 matches. Maryam bowled 13 overs in the tournament, 1.5 overs more compared to Ashmina.

Meanwhile, Nepal’s Sita Ranamagar and Sangita Rai also became joint second-highest wicket-taker picking up 7 wickets in the. UAE’s Indhuja Nandakumar and Bhutan’s Sonam Paldon also pocketed 7 wickets each in the tournament.

UAE Women were crowned the champions of the tournament on Saturday after defeating the host Malaysia by 5 wickets. Both Malaysia and UAE will now feature in the upcoming Asia Cup.

Ashmina’s performance in the tournament: 
3-0-7-1 vs Bhutan 
3-0-11-1 vs Kuwait
2-1-3-1 vs Bahrain
DNP vs Hong Kong
3.5-0-10-5 vs UAE

Image Credit: Malaysia Cricket