Sports Desk, Arfin Shobuz, Staff Reporter, Dhaka Office: Alltimenews.com:- Tigresses rally to maiden win over India, Bangladesh Women executed another victory on Wednesday (June 6), as they beat India for the first time in global cricket.
With this, not only did they snap their zero-13 (4 ODIs, 9 T20Is) losing stre
ak in opposition to India, however they also snapped India's unbeaten document within the Asia Cup.
All-rounder Rumana Ahmed had a unique day within the office, as she inspired Bangladesh with both ball and bat. First, she took three wickets in five balls – which include captain Harmanpreet Kaur – to halt India’s price on the dying.
And then, her undefeated ninety three-run stand for the fourth wicket with Fargana Hoque positioned the seal on a memorable performance, as they effortlessly urged their crew home.
Opting to bat first, India appeared well-located around the midway mark. At the final touch of the eleventh over, with the rating reading 86 for three, and with Harmanpreet searching excellent at the crease, they could have fancied crossing 150. However, Rumana’s leg-spin threw a wrench in the ones plans when she bumped off the Indian skipper for 42 in the sixteenth over. Her double-strike inside the 18th over similarly halted India’s price who sooner or later had to accept 141 – which become still accessible if now not intimidating.
The stress was on whilst Bangladesh found themselves at forty nine for three after losing more than one quick wickets. But the way the duo of Fargana and Rumana dealt with it became effective superb. They in no way allowed India to get on pinnacle through continuously rotating the strike, at the same time as also finding the fence quite frequently. There became no psychological luggage of the many defeats suffered against the equal opposition within the past, nor did they permit panic to set in as they continually stayed beforehand of the fee. Despite the sport going to the closing over, the end result became by no means unsure after the maturity with which this partnership had been built.
So, with this end result, the factors table has been opened proper up with four teams on four factors each. India continue to be on top though attributable to their far superior net run rate.
Brief ratings: India 141/7 in 20 overs (Harmanpreet Kaur 42; Rumana Ahmed three-21) misplaced to Bangladesh 142/3 in 19.4 overs (Fargana Hoque fifty two*, Rumana Ahmed forty two*; Poonam Yadav 1/21) by way of seven wickets.
Sports Desk, Alltimenews.com