Nepal Women

Nepal defeat UAE by 8 wickets

ACC Women’s Twenty20 Championship 2011

Nepal won the second group stage match of the ACC Women’s Twenty20 Championship 2011, defeating UAE by 8 wickets. On chasing 81 runs, Nepal made it possible on 9.1 overs with 8 wickets remaining on the hand.

UAE won the toss and chose to bat first and made a good total of 80 runs for 6 wickets playing all the 20 overs. Shruti Pandey of UAE made a contribution of 38* while Rashmi Sharma claimed 2 wickets and Sarita Magar took 3 wickets with the figure of 2-9 and 3-16 respectively for Nepal.

On chasing 81 runs Nepal lost an early wicket of Manisha Rawal when she got run out on 2. And then Rashmi Sharma got stumped at 21. While Sarita Magar made a good contribution of 21*.

Rashmi Sharma from Nepal was selected the Player of the match. Nepal will play against Kuwait on 21st February.