The 2019 South Asian Games in Kathmandu & Pokhara in Nepal from Dec 01st – 10th, 2019, will see Women’s cricket being played as a medals category along with the men’s category. All matches in the Women’s category will be played at the Pokhara Rangshala cricket ground.
Women’s team’s from Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Maldives will compete in the T20 format at the Games, and after the conclusion of the group stage round-robin format, the semifinals will be played on 07th Dec 2019, while the Final (Gold/Medal) will be played on 09th Dec 2019. The top 2 Team’s will compete in the final, while the remaining two team’s will compete for the Bronze medal game.
Bangladesh Women: Salma Khatun (Captain), Nigar Sultana Joty, Jahanara Alam, Ayesha Rahman, Farjana Haque Pinki, Murshida Khatun, Sanjida Islam, Shobnam Mostary, Fahima Khatun, Shamima Sultana, Nahida Akhter, Kadija-tul-Kubra, Ritu Moni, Puja Chakravorty & Rabeya
Sri Lanka Women: Harshitha Madavi (Captain), Kavisha Dilhari, Sathya Sandeepani, Umesha Thimashini, Tharika Sewwandi, Lihini Apsara, Jimanjali Wijenayake, Sachini Nisansala, Nilakshana Sandamini, Shayani Oshadi, Malsha Ranatunga, Tharuka Shehani, Shikari Nuwantha, Sachini de Silva & Janadi Anali
2019 South Asian Games (Women’s Cricket) Schedule (Local Timings)
02nd Dec 2019: Nepal vs Maldives @11:00am
03rd Dec 2019: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka @11:00am
04th Dec 2019: Bangladesh vs Nepal @9:00am ; Sri Lanka vs Maldives @1:00pm
05th Dec 2019: Maldives vs Bangladesh @11:00am
07th Dec 2019: Bronze Medal Play-off (3rd/4th) @11:00am
08th Dec 2019: Gold Medal (Final) @11:00am