UAE-W vs KU-W : After making a winning start to the tournament, UAE Women would be looking to carry their momentum when they face Kuwait in their next fixture tomorrow at Asian Institute of Technology Ground, Bangkok. UAE faced Hong Kong in their opening fixture and secured 21 runs after successfully defending a low total of 106-8. Having opted to bat first, UAE managed 106/8 with E Oza (19 of 18) being the top scorer from the side. In response, Hong Kong Women managed 85/8 in 20 overs, falling short by 21 runs.
Kuwait Women were bowled out for a paltry 76 runs while chasing 140 runs target in the opening fixture against Malaysia Women. Barring skipper Maryam Omar (14) and Mariamma Hyder (15), nobody else scored in double digits against Malaysia Women. While the bowlers did a decent job of restricting the opposition to 139/3, it will be the batters who need to put a much better show to secure a win against UAE and open the account.
UAE Women vs Kuwait Women Playing 11:
Wicketkeeper: E Oza
Batsmen: C Seneviratne, U Kuruppuarachchi, N Sharma, I Seneviratne
All-rounder: K Kumari
Bowlers: Chaya Mughal, H Tasneem (c), M Gaur, S Venkataraman, V Mahesh
Wicketkeeper: Khadija Khalil
Batsmen: Priyada Murali, SL Gomez, Zeefa Jilani
All-rounder: Anma Tariq, Mariamma Hyder, Maryam Omar (c)
Bowlers: Maria Jasvi, Maryyam Ashraf, Madeeha Zuberi (D: Sabreen Zaki)
UAE Women vs Kuwait Women Squads:
UAE Women- Humaira Tasneem (C), Ishani Senevirathne, Chamani Senevirathne, Chaya Mughal, Esha Oza, Kavisha Kumari, Neha Sharma, Samaira Dharnidharka, Subha Venkatraman, Suraksha Kotte, Udeni Kuruppuarachchi, Namita Dsouza, Mahika Gaur, Vaishnave Mahesh
Kuwait Women- Maryam Omar (C), Siobhan Gomez, Amna Sharif Tariq, Kadija Khalil, Mariamma Hyder, Sabreen Zaki, Iqra Ishaq, Maria Jasvi, Mofida Banu Ghudu Saheb Kocchargi, Mahmoor Mahmood, Zeefa Jilani, Priyada Murali, Maryyam Ashraf, Madeeha Zuberi