Nov 18, Kathmandu- Nepal defeated Japan in the third match of the four-nation women's T20 series. Chasing the target of 114 runs given by Nepal, Japan scored only 46 runs in 20 overs, and then Nepal won by 67 runs.
Nepali bowler Sangita Rai took 5 wickets to limit Japan to a low run. Earlier, batting first, Nepal scored 113 runs in 20 overs losing 4 wickets.
In the series, Nepal has lost two games and won one game, and Japan has been out of the race for the finals after losing three games. In the first match, Nepal lost against Tanzania by 27 runs, and in the second match, they lost against Hong Kong by 9 wickets.
Today there is a match between the host Hong Kong and Tanzania. As both have reached the final, the result of today's match will not have any impact. Now Sunday will be played between Nepal and Japan for the third place, while the final match will also be played between Hong Kong and Tanzania on Sunday.