Maldives women’s cricket team were bundled out for mere eight runs against Nepal in their last match of the South Asian Games 2019 with nine players failing to opener their account. Opener Aima Aishath was the only batter to open her account scoring one runs off 12 balls while the remaining batters all got out for ducks with extra contributing seven runs to the total.

Nepal knocked off the runs in 1.1 pvers to finish third at the Games. Anjali Chand who had earlier claimed 6/0 against Maldives in their previous encounter claimed 4/1 while Sita Rana Magar and Rubina Chhetry claimed two each.

The final of this competition will be played between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.

During the four-team T20 comeptition, Maldives have had to endure a tough time. While in their first game they were all out for just 16 in 10.1 overs against Nepal, who reached the target in under 0ne over, in the second and the third games, they were taken for 279 and 255 runs, resepctively, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.

Against SL, chasing 280 to win, they were bowled out for 30 runs while against Bangladesh they were skittled out for just six runs. And in the last match of the competition against Nepal they were bowled out for eight runs.

Two of these games recognised as Women’s T20 internationals – both of them against Nepal.

In total, the Maldives cricket team managed to score 60 runs in fout matches and claimed only four wickets in four matches.