WEB DESK: Pakistan women cricket team claimed easy win against Bangladesh in ICC T20 World group match on Thursday evening.
Jahanara Alam,Bangaldesh captain,decided to bat first after winning the but poor running between the wickets and slow start caused them the match in the end, they set the target of 114. Four players got run out during the batting effort and Fargana Houqe was top scorer with 36 runs.
Pakistan team got flying start, opener Nahida Khan went early but after that Sidra Ameen and left-arm batsman Bismah Maroof with 99 runs unbroken partnership made sure the second victory of Pakistan women team in ICC T20 world cup.
With the win, Pakistan women team has secured four points on the time table, it is still unclear whether Sana Mir’s team will make it to semi-finals or not. They will play last group match against England, they have to win big, because on the points table, West Indies and Pakistan has four points each. Who cares about the semi-finals, for now Pakistani fans are celebrating win on social media, as they provided cricket lover something to cheer about after dismal performance by Pakistani men in the field.
There are some tweets on Women team win:
— Nadeem Malik (@nadeemmalik) March 24, 2016
— Abdul Aleem Khan (@aleemkhan_pti) March 24, 2016
— Ebba Qureshi (@EbbaQ) March 24, 2016
— Hina. (@IamHinaaa) March 24, 2016