Bangladesh defeat Bhutan to reach final
16 Sept. 2022
Bangladesh reached the finals of SAFF Women's Championship 2022 defeating Bhutan 8-0 at Dasharath Stadium on Friday.
Bhutan's first appearance in the semi-final of the regional championship ended on a sour note as Bangladesh outlined their title credentials having defeated India in the final group game.
Skipper Sabina Khatun scored a hat-trick in Bangladesh's big win. Srimoti Krishnarani Sarkar, Ritu Porna Chakma, Jahan Shopna, Masura Parvin and Tohura Khatun also scored for Bangladesh.
Shopna scored Bangladesh's first in the second minute before Sabina doubled it on the 18th. After Srimoti Krishnarani made it 3-0 in the 30th, Ritu Porna added the team's fourth five minutes later.
Sabina returned to score in the 53rd minute before Parvin made it 6-0 three minutes later. Tohura scored in the 87th minute and Sabina completed her hat-trick in the added minutes.