Bangladesh Women Team qualify for 2020 Women’s World T20
Bangladesh Women Team reached the final of the T20 Women’s World Cup final on Thursday, sealing its place at the CIC Women’s World Cup in Australia next year.
Bangladesh beat Ireland by four wickets in the semi-final in Dundee, Scotland, to qualify for the final where they will face PNG or Thailand, who play their match later in the day.
Ireland won the toss and chose to bat first. Fahima Khatun took three wickets as Bangladesh managed to lay Ireland off 85. However, they had to work to reach the target and took 18.3 overs to get there for the loss of six wickets.
Bangladesh had beaten the hosts Scotland in their previous match to confirm their place in the semi-final. They are the ninth team to qualify for the tournament to be held from 21 February to 8 March.
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