Bengal's Saika claims a wicket in
Women's T20 Challenger final
26th November 2022
Bengal's Saika Ishaque bagged a wicket but her team India A went down to India D by 7 wickets in the final of the Women's T20 Challenger Trophy on Saturday.
Put into bat, India A dealt an early blow in the first over when opener Shivali Shinde was dismissed without scoring.
From there on, Harleen Deol (61) and Nuzhat Parween (50) played positively to take the team to a challenging score of 144.
Chasing the target, opener Yashika Bhatia played a match-winning unbeaten 80 off 56 balls to help team win the title to score 148/3 in 19 overs. She was well supported by Jasia Akhtar (47).
However Saika dismissed India star batswoman Jemaimah Rodrigues of India D for just 2 runs.
CAB MEDIA DESK