Sports Desk, Arfin Shobuz, Staff Reporter, Dhaka Office: Alltimenews.com:- Fahima shines as Bangladesh stun Pakistan in Asia Cup T20. After being routed by using Sri Lanka for 63 much less than 24 hours ago, Bangladesh stormed again to conquer -time runners-up Pakistan with the aid of seven wickets to get off the mark within the 2018 Asia Cup T20 at Kinrara Oval in Kuala Lumpur.
They first constrained Pakistan to ninety five for five after electing to bowl after which rode on composed knocks from Nigar Sultana (31 not out) and Fahima Khatun (23 no longer out) to cruise domestic with 13 balls to spare.
Shamima Sultana too contributed 31 at the top, to assist offset the early harm that left them preciously placed at 25 for two after seven overs.
Left-arm spinner Anam Amin stored things tight prematurely and completed with figures of four-zero-zero-nine, however Bangladesh took a liking to Dar, who conceded 28 off her 3.Five overs.
Earlier inside the day, she made 17 no longer out in an unbroken run-a-ball 38 stand with Sana Mir to shore up Pakistan’s overall. Mir, who walked out at No.
7, changed into the handiest batsman to cross 20, whilst 3 others wasted starts offevolved.
Nahida Akhter, the left-arm spinner, inspired for Bangladesh by doing away with Pakistan’s openers inside the space of 3 deliveries in the 5th over to cause a wobble. Salma Khatun, the captain, Fahima and Rumana Ahmed picked up one wicket each.
Fahima’s strike of Pakistan captain Bismah Maroof inside the eleventh over ended in a slowdown they couldn’t get over notwithstanding some overdue company.
Both sides now have one win from two fits. Pakistan next take on Sri Lanka on June 6 whilst Bangladesh will conflict in opposition to desk-toppers India, who’re perched at the pinnacle with two wins in as many suits.
Sports Desk, Alltimenews.com