India defeated Thailand by 74 runs in Sylhet to advance to Thursday’s Women’s Asia Cup final.
Thailand’s 20 overs were only enough to compile 74 for 9, falling short of the required 149 runs to win.
Thailand’s captain, Naruemol Chaiwai and Nattaya Boochatham, scored 21, while the best Indian bowler was Deepti Sharma, who had a 3 for 7 record.
India scored 148 for six when they were first called to bat.
Jemimah Rodrigues and captain Harmanpreet Kaur each made 36 and 27, while Shafali Verma scored 42.
The top bowler for Thailand was Sornnarin Tippoch, who recorded a 3/24.
In 20 overs, India scored 148 for 6 (Shafali Verma was on 42, and Harmanpreet Kaur was on 36; Sornnarin Tippoch took 3-24).
(Naruemol Chaiwai 21, Nattaya Boochatham 21; Deepti Sharma 3/7); Thailand: 74 for 9 in 20 overs.