Get ready for an exciting encounter as Tanzania Women (TAN-W) face off against Nepal Women (NP-W) in the Match 1 of the Hong Kong Women’s T20I Series 2023 at Mission Road Ground in Mong Kok. This match is part of a quadrangular series featuring Hong Kong Women, Japan Women, Nepal Women, and Tanzania Women, played in a round-robin format, promising intense competition.
Tanzania Women enter this series following their last match against Rwanda Women in the Victoria Series, where they faced a seven-run defeat in a rain-interrupted six-over contest. Rwanda Women posted 53 runs for the loss of four wickets, and in response, Tanzania Women managed to score 46 runs for the loss of 4 wickets. Key contributors for Tanzania Women in that match were Saum Mltae, scoring 19 runs, Agnes Qwele with eight runs, and Aisha Mohamed, who took one wicket.
Nepal Women, on the other hand, participated in the T20 World Cup Asian Qualifier against Thailand Women, where they suffered a 46-run loss. Thailand Women set a target of 105 runs for the loss of two wickets in 20 overs, and Nepal Women were bowled out for 59 runs. Key performers for Nepal Women included Kabita Kunwar, who contributed with 17 runs and one wicket; Kabita Joshi, who scored 10 runs; and Puja Mahato, who took one wicket.