The stage is set, the atmosphere electric, as we gear up for the grand finale of the ACC Women’s Emerging Teams Asia Cup 2023. In a battle of two formidable teams, India A Women and Bangladesh A Women will lock horns at the iconic Mission Road Ground in Mong Kok. The journey to the final has been nothing short of enthralling, with both sides displaying their mettle and determination. Brace yourselves for a pulsating contest, as these emerging powerhouses collide to etch their names in the annals of history.
India A Women commenced their campaign in a resounding fashion, sending shockwaves through the tournament with a comprehensive nine-wicket victory over Hong Kong. Displaying remarkable dominance, they bundled their opponents out for a mere 34 runs, with Shreyanka Patil stealing the limelight by recording a spectacular five-wicket haul. The chase was a mere formality, as they swiftly achieved the target in a mere 5.2 overs. Although their subsequent matches were disrupted by the unpredictable weather, their superior run rate propelled them to this coveted final showdown.
On the other side of the pitch, we have the indomitable Bangladesh A Women, who kicked off their journey with a commanding 97-run triumph over Malaysia. A solid batting performance led by Murshida Khatun’s well-crafted half-century propelled them to a challenging total of 148/6. Their bowlers, displaying tremendous collective effort, then restricted Malaysia to a mere 51/8, highlighting their prowess in all facets of the game. In their must-win encounter against Pakistan, they showcased their nerves of steel, emerging victorious by a slender margin of six runs in a rain-curtailed nine-over affair.
ACC Women’s Emerging Teams Asia Cup 2023: India A Women vs Bangladesh A Women, Final – Match Details, Live Streaming, When and Where To Watch
Date: June 17, 2023, 10:30 AM IST
Venue: Mission Road Ground, Mong Kok
Live Streaming: The FanCode app and website will offer live coverage of the ACC Women’s T20 Emerging Teams Asia Cup 2023. The tournament won’t be aired on any Indian TV network.
ACC Women’s Emerging Teams Asia Cup 2023: India A Women vs Bangladesh A Women Final – Key Players
India A Women
Shreyanka Patil: India A Women will undoubtedly rely on the bowling prowess of Shreyanka Patil, who has been in scintillating form with her five-wicket haul in the opening game. Her ability to strike early blows and stifle the opposition will be crucial to India’s chances.
Shweta Sehrawat: Shweta Sehrawat, the illustrious Indian skipper, may not have had an ideal performance in the previous encounter, but the stage is set for her to reclaim her brilliance on this grand night of the finals. Drawing inspiration from her remarkable displays in the U19 World Cup, Sehrawat carries immense potential to shine brightly and make the opposition bowlers tremble in search of answers. With her ability to score big runs and seize control of the game, all eyes will be on Sehrawat to leave an indelible mark on this pivotal final showdown.
Bangladesh A Women
Nahida Akter: For Bangladesh A Women, the onus will lie on the experienced Nahida Akter, who not only provides stability with the bat but also contributes effectively with her canny bowling. Her ability to absorb pressure and deliver when it matters most has been a hallmark of her performances.
Murshida Khatun: Murshida Khatun, a key player for Bangladesh A Women, has emerged as a vital cog in their batting line-up. With her consistent performances and ability to anchor the innings, Khatun has become a dependable presence at the crease. Her solid technique, combined with her ability to score crucial runs, makes her a formidable force and a pivotal player to watch out for in the final clash.
ACC Women’s Emerging Teams Asia Cup 2023: India A Women vs Bangladesh A Women Final – Pitch Report and Weather Forecast
The pitch at the Mission Road Ground in Mong Kok is expected to offer an intriguing battle between bat and ball. Historically, this venue has provided assistance to the spinners, with the slow nature of the surface aiding turn and grip for the spin bowlers.
The latest forecast suggests the possibility of rain interrupting the game. As the teams gear up for this highly-anticipated clash, they may have to contend with the ever-unpredictable weather.
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ACC Women’s Emerging Teams Asia Cup 2023: India A Women vs Bangladesh A Women Final – Probable Playing XIs
India A Women: Shweta Sehrawat (c), Soumya Tiwari, Gongadi Trisha, Shreyanka Patil, Kanika Ahuja, Uma Chetry (wk), Titas Sadhu, Kashvee Gautam, Parshavi Chopra, Mannat Kashyap, Bareddy Anusha
Bangladesh A Women: Shathi Rana, Dilara Akter(w), Sobhana Mostary, Murshida Khatun, Lata Mondal(c), Nahida Akter, Rabeya Khan, Sultana Khatun, Marufa Akter, Shorna Akter, Sanjida Akter Meghla
ACC Women’s Emerging Teams Asia Cup 2023: India A Women vs Bangladesh A Women Final – Squads
India A Women: Shweta Sehrawat (c), Soumya Tiwari, Gongadi Trisha, Shreyanka Patil, Kanika Ahuja, Uma Chetry (wk), Titas Sadhu, Kashvee Gautam, Parshavi Chopra, Mannat Kashyap, Bareddy Anusha, Muskan Malik, Mamatha Madiwala, Soppadhandi Yashasri
Bangladesh A Women: Nahida Akter, Lata Mondal(c), Murshida Khatun, Shathi Rana(w), Sobhana Mostary, Fariha Trisna, Marufa Akter, Sanjida Akter Meghla, Rabeya Khan, Dilara Akter, Disha Biswas, Shorna Akter, Sultana Khatun, Rubya Haider
ACC Women’s Emerging Teams Asia Cup 2023: India A Women vs Bangladesh A Women Final – Dream11 Prediction
Wicketkeeper – U Chetry
Batters – S Sehrawat(C), M Khatun
All-rounders – S Patil(VC), R Khan, S Khatun
Bowlers – N Akter, P Chopra, M Kashyap, M Akter, T Sadhu