Pakistan Ladies‘s cricket crew, on Friday, scripted historical past as they defeated India within the ongoing Ladies’s Asia Cup 2022 to document their first win over the arch-rivals in six years.
Batting first at Sylhet Worldwide Cricket Stadium, Pakistan, who confronted a surprising defeat by Thailand on Thursday, posted a aggressive whole on the board due to batting heroics from Nida Dar.
After shedding three wickets for 33, Dar and skipper Bismah Maroof took cost to bail Pakistan out. The duo went on to type a significant partnership of 76 runs for the fourth wicket to rescue their crew.
Dar smashed an unbeaten 56 off 37 balls, whereas Maroof scored 32 from 35 deliveries as Pakistan reached 137/6 of their allotted 20 overs. Deepti Sharma picked up three wickets for 27 in her quota of 4 overs.
In response, India, the toppers within the factors desk, batted poorly and have been bundled out for 124 in 19.4 overs, to lose their first-ever contest within the ongoing multi-team occasion.
The Ladies in Blue by no means actually bought the momentum and saved shedding wickets at common intervals. Richa Ghosh did play a cameo (26 off 13) to carry India again into the sport, however her dismissal within the penultimate over ended all hopes because the Harmanpreet Kaur-led aspect fell 13 runs brief.
Dar, who sizzled with the bat, displayed her high all-round abilities and picked up two of essentially the most essential wickets – Jemimah Rodrigues (2) and Harmanpreet (12) – for 23 in her quota of 4 overs. Nashra Sandhu bagged a three-wicket haul whereas freely giving 30 in 4 overs.
Right here is how Twitter reacted:
A sensational efficiency! 👏
— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) October 7, 2022
— ICC (@ICC) October 7, 2022
– Tremendous pleased with our Ladies’s Staff for beating India in #WomensAsiaCup2022. Captain’s knock from @maroof_bismah and the best way @CoolNidadar confirmed her class in the present day, that confirmed her dedication as properly..
Nicely bowled, Sadia, Nida, Nashra, Tuba and Aiman 👏 #PakistanZindabad #INDvPAK pic.twitter.com/F4V6KVvjdp
— Shoaib Malik 🇵🇰 (@realshoaibmalik) October 7, 2022
Pakistan beat India for the primary time in Ladies’s Asia Cup.
— Kausthub Gudipati (@kaustats) October 7, 2022
They’ve finished it! Pakistan have crushed India for simply the third time in T20s. Big consequence for a crew going into the match as heavy outsiders. Excellent all spherical efficiency from Nida Dar & nice willpower from the dying bowlers to carry their nerve. A memorable win 👏👏👏 #INDvPAK pic.twitter.com/Lm1jarfBZf
— Aatif Nawaz (@AatifNawaz) October 7, 2022
Simply one other day of our ladies’s cricket crew making us proud 😍 Nicely finished crew, let’s hold this momentum going In Shaa Allah 👏🏼#PakistanZindabad 🇵🇰#INDvPAK #BackOurGirls pic.twitter.com/akCmr9TNgF
— Imam Ul Haq (@ImamUlHaq12) October 7, 2022
What an excellent win!
Happy with every and everybody of you. Wonderful all-round efficiency from @Cooldar and good bowling backed by some excellent catching. Excellent ♥️
— Fatima Sana🇵🇰 (@imfatimasana) October 7, 2022
Congratulations Pakistan and kudos to our ladies’s cricket crew on a assured victory towards India within the #WomensAsiaCup2022 👏🏼 Particular credit to @CoolNidadar on her distinctive all spherical efficiency 👍🏼#INDvPAK #BackOurGirls pic.twitter.com/dC7GWPEhKE
— Fawad Alam (@iamfawadalam25) October 7, 2022
Congratulations to the ladies in Inexperienced 🔥🌺🌺❤️🇵🇰🇵🇰 what a win towards India! #IndvPak
— Ihtisham Ul Haq (@iihtishamm) October 7, 2022
— عاقد (@aquidtweets) October 7, 2022