Sri Lanka Army

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Army Woman Cricketers Sweep the Series Against Malaysian National Women’s Cricket Team

Sri Lanka Army Woman Cricket B team and the visiting Malaysian National Women’s Cricket Team played 6 friendly T 20 (limited overs) Cricket matches at the Army Cricket Grounds, Panagoda during 14-22.

During the second T 20 match on Thursday (15), Army Women’s Cricket team beat Malaysian National Women’s Cricket Team. Army cricketers scored 90/8 and visitors scored 46/7 runs in 20 overs.

In the third encounter on Saturday (17), Army Woman players defeated visiting Malaysians again. Army players scored 116/3 in their 20 overs. Malaysian National Women’s Cricket Team were bowled out for 61 runs.

The same Malaysian team lost to their Sri Lankan counterparts in the 4th encounter on Monday (19). Winners scored 116/8 against rivals.

During the 5th match on Tuesday (20), Army Women Cricketers scored 118 runs for 8 wickets in their allotted 20 overs. In reply, Malaysian players were bowled out for 66 runs for 5 wickets.

The final and 6th encounter was also won by the Army Cricketers by 7 wickets. Malaysian National Women’s Cricket Team players scored 69/6 while Army players won the match in their 11th over by 3 wickets.

All matches were also won by the Army Women cricketers. The series was won by 6/5. The first match was a draw due to a bad weather condition on Tuesday (14).