BSP-37 Bangladesh eves beat Ireland by four wickets

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Bangladesh eves beat Ireland by four wickets

DHAKA, June 28, 2018 (BSS)- Asian Champions Bangladesh women cricketers continued to make their country proud as they recorded another nerve wrecking four wickets win over Ireland in the very last delivery of the T20 International match held on Thursday at Dublin, Ireland.

Batting first Ireland scored 134 for 8 in 20 overs and in reply Bangladesh chased to score 135 for 6 in 20 overss.

Jahanara Alam bowled a sensational line and length to take five wickets for 28 runs in four overs.

While going for the run chase, opener Ayesha Rahman laid the foundation with 24 runs off 23 balls.

Nigar Sultana top scored with a superb 46 runs off 38 balls while Fahima Khatoon remained unbeaten with 26 runs off 18 balls as she hit the winning stroke.

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