Dundee, September 02nd at 02:30 PM IST
It is the commencement of ICC Women's T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019 which will see 8 teams battling it out for one glory i.e. to qualify for the next year's Women's T20 World Cup which will take place down-under in Australia.
The opening day of the competition will witness 4 matches which will be played at different venues in Scotland. Bangladesh women will take on Papua New Guinea Women, Thailand women will battle against the Netherlands Women, hosts Scotland Women will take on USA Women followed by the final encounter of the day between Ireland Women and Namibia Women.
The 8 teams participating are dispersed into two groups namely A and B. Group A consists Bangladesh Women, Papua New Guinea Women, Scotland Women, and the United States Women, whereas, Group B comprises Ireland Women, Namibia Women, the Netherlands Women and Thailand Women.
The top two teams or the finalists of this competition will qualify for the ICC Women's T20 World Cup to be held in Australia in the year 2020.
Total Played- 01
Bangladesh Women won- 01
Papua New Guinea Women won- 00
Bangladesh Women Team News
Papua New Guinea Women Team News
Salma Khatun (c), Murshida Khatun, Sanjida Islam, Ayasha Rahman, Nigar Sultana, Jahanara Alam, Shamima Sultana (wk), Fahima Khatun, Nahida Akter, Fargana Haque, Sobhana Mostary, Ritu Moni, Khadija Tul Kubra, Shaila Sharmin
Kaia Arua (c), Sibona Jimmy, Ravini Oa, Mairi Tom, Tanya Ruma, Brenda Tau, Konio Oala, Isabel Toua, Naoani Vare, Vicky Ara’a, Nerela Ila, Natasha Ambo, Gari Buruka, Veru Kila Frank
Bangladesh Women Playing 11-
Shamima Sultana, A Rahman, F Hoque, S Islam/Nigar Sultana, S Sharmin, M Khatun, R Moni, Nahida Akter, Tul Kubra, S Khatun, Jhanara Alam
Papua New Guinea Women Playing 11-
B Tau, T Ruma, K Oala, N Vare, V Frank, S Jimmy, K Arua, M Tom, R Oa, N Ambol, G Buruka
Fantasy picks from Bangladesh Women-
Fahima Khatun, Tul Kubra and S Sharmin took 2 wickets each in the Warm-up match against the Netherlands Women.
From 59 matches, Jhanara Alam has scalped 41 wickets in T20Is.
Sanjida Islam has scored 272 runs from 37 T20I innings. In the warm-up match against the Netherlands women, she remained unbeaten on 24.
Ayasha Rahman from 62 T20I innings has scored 896 runs with a highest score of 46.
Fantasy picks from Papua New Guinea Women-
Wicket-keeper batsman B Tau has scored a fifty in T20Is. From 16 innings she has 336 runs to her name.
Opener Sibona Jimmy has 211 runs to her name from 20 T20I innings. In the warm-up match against Ireland Women, she scored 16 runs.
Ranini Oa from 22 matches has scalped 27 wickets. She is one of the key bowlers in this set-up.
Natasha Ambo from 12 T20I matches has scalped 15 wickets.
Disclaimer: Management can take late decisions depending on the match situation. The fantasy teams which we have provided here of BD-W vs PN-W Dream11 is best of our interest and depending on the credit scores of the players.