Pakistan Women Stun South Africa In Opening T20I

Pakistan Women Is Team Having The Time Of Their Lives In South Africa

Pakistan’s Women’s team is having the time of their lives in Pretoria, South Africa. After leveling the ODI series against the hosts, they now have taken a one-nil lead in the T20 International Series.

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Sana Mir ended the match with 3 wickets, Nida Dar bagged two

Pakistan’s Sana Mir took two wickets in the first over to prove the captain’s decision right. Wickets fell regularly for the hosts with Sana finishing with 3 wickets for 14 runs. Two crucial wickets went to Nida Dar as well who was equally phenomenal when she batted.
 

South Africa’s Chloe Tryon’s resistance ended at 43 runs against Pakistan Women

Only Chloe Tryon resisted with 43 runs that helped her side post 119 runs for the loss of 7 wickets.

Javeria Rauf was dismissed off the third ball of the innings for Pakistan women

Chasing 120 runs was not going to be easy after the early dismissal of Javeria Rauf in the first over.

Captain Bismah To The Rescue

However, Captain Bismah Maroof and Nida Dar had other ideas as they blasted half-centuries for their team to end the match in the 18th over.

For her performance, Nida Dar was declared Player of the Match

Nida Dar followed her brilliant bowling performance with an elegant 53 that helped Pakistan win the first T20 encounter between the two sides.

 

Staff Reporter

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