Shillong, Apr 18: Meghalaya started their Senior Women’s T20 League campaign with a 64-run loss to Hyderabad in Puducherry today.
Meghalaya are in Elite Group A with Hyderabad, Kerala and Rajasthan.
Hyderabad won the toss and chose to bat first, making 143/6 in their 20 overs, to which Meghalaya could respond with 79/8.
Deiphibapynshngain L Mawnai claimed 2/19 and Debasmita Dutta 2/31 with the ball for Meghalaya, while Sandria Momin (1/20) and Ajima Sangma (1/22) picked up a wicket each.
In the chase, three batters were out for 10 runs each but Rubi Chettri struck a fine 30 from 31 deliveries in Meghalaya’s best performance with the bat.
Meghalaya will take on Rajasthan tomorrow.