Get ready for an intense showdown as Nepal Women (NP-W) clash with Japan Women (JPN-W) in Match 5 of the Women’s T20I Quadrangular Series 2023 at the Mission Road Ground in Mong Kok. This quadrangular series features Hong Kong Women, Japan Women, Nepal Women, and Tanzania Women competing in a round-robin format. This encounter marks their first meeting in this quadrangular series, adding an element of anticipation to the contest.
Nepal Women, after their recent encounter with Hong Kong Women, are eager to bounce back. Despite their loss in the last match, the contributions from Rubina Chhetry, who scored a notable 25 runs, alongside Sita Magar’s nine runs and Roma Thapa’s seven runs, showcased glimpses of their batting prowess. Nepal Women, however, faced a challenge, being all out for 56 runs in 18 overs. They look forward to rectifying their performance in this upcoming battle.
On the other side, Japan Women faced a challenging match against Tanzania Women. Tanzania Women dominated the game, setting a formidable total of 139 runs for the loss of nine wickets in 20 overs. Japan Women struggled significantly with the bat, being all out for 28 runs in 16 overs, highlighting the need for batting stability and resilience. Notable performances in the bowling department by Erica Toguchi-Quinn and Ayumi Fujikawa, claiming three wickets each, along with Ahilya Chandel’s two wickets, showcased their bowling strength amidst the challenging circumstances.