BIRMINGHAM: An all-out Indian bowling performance limited Pakistan to a tiny 99 points in the second match of the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.
Pakistan won the pitch and the first batting decision that the Indian bowlers took advantage of and knocked out the blues 99.
Meghna Singh gave India a step Break through early by eliminating Iram Javed at the stall for a duck. Muneeba Ali remained Pakistan’s top scorer with 32 points from 30 passes before Sneh Rana scored better.
Skipper Bismah Maroof scored 17 runs on 19 balls but was parried by a lbw by Rana.
Pakistan’s middle order quickly fell apart as Indian archers put on a sensational performance to hit a low target of 99.
For India, Rana and Radha Yadav took two sticks each while Meghna, Renuka Shafali Verma each took one stick.
Pakistan: Iram Javed, Muneeba Ali (wk), Omaima Sohail, Bismah Maroof (c), Aliya Riaz, Ayesha Naseem, Kainat Imtiaz, Fatima Sana, Tuba Hassan, Diana Baig, Anam Amin
India : Smriti Mandhana, Shafali Verma, Yastika Bhatia (week), Harmanpreet Kaur (c), Jemimah Rodrigues, Sabbhineni Meghana, Deepti Sharma, Radha Yadav, Sneh Rana, Meghna Singh, Renuka Singh