ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Australia 2020
Group A, Match 10
Manuka Oval, Canberra
Bangladesh Women vs Australia Women
Australia Women : 189/1 in 20 overs (Healy 83, Mooney 81*, Gardner 22*; Salma 1/39)
Bangladesh Women : 103/9 in 20 overs (Fargana 36, Nigar 19, Shamima 13; Schutt 3/21, Jonassen 2/17, Carey 1/16)
Result : Australia Women won by 86 runs.
Bangladesh Women suffered their second defeat in ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 against Australia Women. Chasing 190, Tigresses were restricted for 103 for 9 to lose the match by 86 runs. Bangladesh Women will face New Zealand Women in their next match on February 29 at Junction Oval, Melbourne. Match will start from 6 am (Bangladesh time).
Batting first, Australia innings were powered by record opening stand of 151 between Healy and Mooney. Salma Khatun finally broke the partnership with the wicket of Healy for 83. But id did not stopped the hosts from posting a big total of 189 for 1 thanks to Mooney’s unbeaten 81.
Bangladesh started off the chase slowly as they lost 3 wickets in the powerplay and never recovered from the damage. Fargana Haque scored the highest score of 36 but her knock was in vain as Australia bowlers secured an easy win by picking up wickets in regular intervals.
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