Kathmandu, Nov 19: Nepal has scored 84 runs in 16 overs at the loss of 4 wickets against Japan for a third place in the Women's T20 Quadrangular Series underway in Hong Kong.
Nepal decided to bat first after winning the toss.
Earlier, Nepal had defeated Japan by 67 runs in the last match of the group stage held on Saturday.
Nepal, Tanzania, Japan and Hong Kong are participating in the four-nation series. After coming up as winners and runners-up of the group stage, Tanzania and Hong Kong will play for the title later today.
Led by captain Indu Burma the Nepali team comprises vice-captain Bindu Rawal, Rubina Chhetri, Sita Ranamgar, Asmina Karmacharya, Kajol Shrestha, Kanchan Shrestha, Khushi Dangol, Sangeeta Rai, Soni Pakhrin, Somu Bista, Pooja Mahato, Roma Thapa and Samjhana Khadka. (RSS)