Final Up to date: January 14, 2023, 19:26 IST
Benoni: The opening day of the ICC U19 Ladies’s T20 World Cup 2023 in South Africa noticed Bangladesh open the inaugural version of the match by beautiful a much-fancied Australia whereas UAE bought going with a victory towards Scotland.
At Willowmoore Park in Benoni on Saturday, Bangladesh registered their first-ever win over Australia at any ICC match, persevering with their beautiful run after successful warm-up matches towards India and South Africa.
Bangladesh, led by Disha Biswas, chased down 130 with seven wickets in hand with Sumaiya Akter hitting the successful runs and triggering euphoric scenes within the dressing room. They have been additionally helped by Australia dropping catches at essential juncture of the chase.
Disha had landed early blows by eradicating the Australian openers early. They managed to make a restoration to submit a aggressive whole of 130/5, due to the efforts of Ella Hayward (35 from 39 balls) and a formidable Claire Moore (52 from 51 balls) steadying the ship with their 76-run partnership, other than smashing 28 runs in final two overs.
In reply, Bangladesh misplaced opener Misty Shaha on the very first ball off captain Rhys Mckenna. However Dilara Akter (40 from 42 balls) and Afia Prottasha (24 from 22 balls) stitched a 66-run partnership to guide Bangladesh’s restoration.
Although Chloe Ainsworth (2/9) introduced Australia again into the sport, Sumaiya (41 not out from 27 balls) shared a 61-run stand with Shorna Akter ensured that her facet crossed the road, getting the match off to a blistering begin.
Within the different Group D match, nothing went Scotland’s manner as UAE confirmed why they’re a harmful crew within the competitors, successful by six wickets. Indhuja Nandakumar (2/20), Vaishnave Mahesh (2/19) and Samaira Dharnidharka (2/22) have been the decide of the bowlers to limit Scotland to a paltry 99/9 of their 20 overs. Their solely brilliant spot was Emma Walsingham top-scoring with 37 from 33 balls.
In reply, UAE seemed to have misplaced their manner after a watchful begin as three wickets fell within the area of three overs to go away them 45/3. However Samaira made 23 from 27 balls whereas captain Theertha Satish smashed 27 off 24 balls.
A formidable Mahika Gaur took over to dish out 33 not out off 25 balls, hitting three boundaries and a six, and get UAE attain the goal with just below 4 overs nonetheless remaining.
Transient Scores: Australia 130/5 in 20 overs (Claire Moore 52, Ella Hayward 35, Disha Biswas 2/25, Marufa Akter 2/29) misplaced to Bangladesh 132/3 in 17.5 overs (Sumaiya Akter 41 not out, Dilara Akter 40, Chloe Ainsworth 2/9, Rhys McKenna 1/31) by seven wickets
Scotland 99/9 in 20 overs (Emma Walsingham 37, Katherine Fraser 17, Vaishnave Mahesh 2/19, Indhuja Nandakumar 2/20) misplaced to UAE 100/4 in 16.2 overs (Mahika Gaur 33 not out, Theertha Satish 27, Maisie Maceira 2/7) by six wickets
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