Mithali Raj struck an unbeaten half-century before Indian bowlers turn out with a spectacular execution to thrashing Pakistan by 17 runs.
Mithali Raj struck an unbeaten half-century before Indian bowlers turn out with an astounding execution to thrashing Pakistan by 17 runs and win the Women's T20 Asia Cup 2016.
In the last played at the Asian Institute of Technology Ground, Bangkok, the Indian eves effectively protected the title which they won in 2012 in Guangzhou while they secured their fourth win over Pakistan in the Asia Cup.
Pakistan were set an objective of 122 by India yet could just oversee 104 for the loss of six wickets in their stipulated standard of 20 overs. Pakistan began off well amid their pursuit and at 75 for 3 in the fourteenth over, they undermined to take the diversion away.
Pakistan were even the top picks yet Anuja Patil had Pakistan's skipper Bismah Maroof got and knocked down some pins then and Preeti Bose and Ekta Bisht took after with wickets to deflate the pursuit. Jhulan Goswami was the pick of the bowlers taking one wicket for 19 runs. She gave the main leap forward and after that topped off a win by blowing away the parsimonious penultimate.
Prior, selecting to bat to begin with, the Harmanpreet Kaur-drove side rode on Mithali's unbeaten 73 to post 121-5 in 20 overs. Mithali indented up her ninth T20I half century throughout her innings.
Mithali was decreed the player of the match and additionally the player of the arrangement for her preeminent show all through the competition.
The Indian eves had achieved the last of the six-group competition, with 10 focuses, in the wake of winning the greater part of their five round-robin matches.
Pakistan, with eight focuses, were second having won four of their five diversions. In the round-robin arrange, India had crushed Pakistan by five wickets.