Final, Incheon, Sep 26 2014, Asian Games Women's Cricket Competition
(7/7 ov, target 43)
PAK Women won by 4 runs (D/L method)
BD-W Innings
Full commentary
end of over 72 runs • 3 wicket
BD-W: 38/9CRR: 5.42 
Shaila Sharmin0 (1)
Jahanara Alam0 (0)
Nida Dar1-0-2-2
Sana Mir2-0-11-2

Pakistan closed out the game superbly, Bangladesh looked good for gold after three overs and then with 10 runs wanted with 12 balls to go. What a team of fighters both sides are, perhaps Pakistan's greater game sense and unwavering desire the difference in the end.

Aisha Malik: "Watching the cricinfo commentary from the UK, What a classic!"

Nepali Rajan: "Heartbroken for Bangladeshi gals. What a match !! A fitting match to decide the Gold !!"

Nida Dar to Shaila Sharmin, no run
goes to off to swat to leg, misses and that's Pakistan's Asian Games gold!

What a game!

Nida Dar to Panna Ghosh, OUT
full, slammed back, not hard enough to beat Nida's hands above her head. Nida does an Afridi X after taking
Panna Ghosh c & b Nida Dar 1 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

Salma has her head in her hands

Nida Dar to Panna Ghosh, 1 run, OUT
full, played to midwicket, Panna wants to be on strike, throw to the bowler's end has the diving Parveen out short by a yard
Shahanaz Parvin run out (Asmavia Iqbal/Nida Dar) 3 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Big-hitter Panna on strike

Nida Dar to Shahanaz Parvin, 1 run
reverse sweep to backward point
Nida Dar to Shahanaz Parvin, no run
batter walks around the crease, Nida bowls it wide of off, Parvin misses
Nida Dar to Nuzhat Tasnia, OUT
full, swings across the line, goes up high, two under it, Nida's not going to drop it
Nuzhat Tasnia c & b Nida Dar 1 (4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

The girls in both sides' tents praying! Nida the Nugget, green and white sun-blick stripes on her cheeks, to bowl the last. Sana puts her arm around Nida's shoulders

end of over 63 runs • 2 wicket
BD-W: 36/6CRR: 6 • RRR: 7.00
Shahanaz Parvin2 (1)
Nuzhat Tasnia1 (3)
Sana Mir2-0-11-2
Sadia Yousuf1-0-2-2

Hasan Zaheer (UAE): "Whattay come back from Pakistani women. Totally loving it!! Footsteps of the men team lol"

Sana Mir to Shahanaz Parvin, 2 runs
full, dinked round, clever shot

Bangladesh what are you doing? Sana Mir is ablaze with desire for another Asian Games gold

Sana Mir to Fahima Khatun, OUT
gives a length ball the charge, it's another doosra
Fahima Khatun b Sana Mir 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00
Sana Mir to Nuzhat Tasnia, 1 run
full, driven just wide of the bowler's right, catchable height
Sana Mir to Nuzhat Tasnia, no run
fuller, jammed back
Sana Mir to Nuzhat Tasnia, no run
length ball, driven back to the bowler
Sana Mir to Lata Mondal, OUT
down the wicket a long way, it's the doosra
Lata Mondal st †Sidra Nawaz b Sana Mir 1 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

Setting her field carefully is Pakistan's captain. Both teams want gold so much

end of over 54 runs • 2 wicket
BD-W: 33/4CRR: 6.6 • RRR: 5.00
Lata Mondal1 (2)
Sadia Yousuf1-0-2-2
Sumaiya Siddiqi2-0-11-0

Eyes on fire from the left-arm spinner, bowling fizzers

Sadia Yousuf to Fargana Hoque, OUT
spins off a length from off to leg, batter making room to drive inside out, is castled
Fargana Hoque b Sadia Yousuf 10 (9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 111.11
Sadia Yousuf to Lata Mondal, 1 run
full, driven to mid on, hustles to beat the direct hit

Gyanguru (Another Alias?!?): "Oh.... I am loving this. Indian Women's Team must be hating seeing this. A gold in Asiad is a Gold in Asiad, worth every single ounce !!"

Sadia Yousuf to Fargana Hoque, 1 run
down the wicket to drive to mid-on
Sadia Yousuf to Lata Mondal, 1 leg bye
spins into the pads, appeal for lbw, missing and they scurry through

Such a totem, what effect will her loss do to her team?

Sadia Yousuf to Salma Khatun, OUT
comes in a long way with the arm, spin from off to middle from a length, good delivery
Salma Khatun b Sadia Yousuf 1 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00
Sadia Yousuf to Fargana Hoque, 1 bye
Comes in with the arm from around the wicket, under-cut just wide of the stumps

Left-arm spin now