Bangladesh and hosts Nepal have advanced to the semi-finals of the SAFF Women’s Championship 2019 being held at Sahid Rangashala, Biratnagar.
Bangladesh has entered the semis berth after defeating Bhutan 2-0 on Thursday. Mishrat Jahan and Sabina Khatun had scored apiece for winner. Similarly, Nepal entered the semi-final after three nil win over Bhutan in inaugural match on Tuesday.
With the two consecutive defeats, Bhutan has crashed out of the tournament. Now, Nepal and Bangladesh will take on each other on March 16.
In Group B match, India has hammered six goals against Maldives women team on Wednesday. Maldives will take on Sri Lanka on Friday.
Altogether, six teams including - Nepal, Bangladesh and Bhutan in Group A while India, Maldives and Sri Lanka are in Group B.
The top two teams from each Group will advance to the semi-final of the Championship.