Nepal 284/6(Sarita 72, Sita 60) beat Iran 63/10(Sita 5/4, Rubina 2/18)
With the excellent performance of the Sita and Sarita in both bat and ball, Nepal women won their first match of ACC women’s premier Trophy defeating Iran in the opening match by massive 221 runs. Contributing with half centuries in Nepal’s innings, sarita scored a total of 72 runs where as sita pushed 60 to make a total of 284.
With the ball , sita bagged Iran’s 4 wickets while sarita was very economical giving just 7 runs from the allotted 8 overs to stop Iran with just 63 runs.
Since this was the first 40 over ACC Women Tournament Nepal also set records as highest team total, Win by the biggest margin, highest individual score(Sarita 72), and highest partnership for any wicket( 107 between Sarita and Sita for second wicket) ACC Women’s event.
Nepal will next take on Thailand on Thursday.