Afida Khatun and Shahed Akter Ripa scored hat-tricks in the match against Sri Lanka by 12 goals. Ritu Parna Chakma scored a pair of goals. Ankhi Khatun, Anuching Magini, Unnati Khatun and Swapna Rani scored the remaining goals.
Earlier, Golam Rabbani Chhotan’s team defeated strong India 1-0 in their third match. The hosts came up on the table with 6 points in the win against India.
Bangladesh, who started the tournament with a goalless draw against Nepal, beat Bhutan 6-0 in their second match. So the youngsters had no choice but to win against India if they went to the doorstep of the title. Under-19 women’s team shows that work.
After losing to strong India, the last mission of Bangladesh U-19 women’s team was to take at least 1 point against Sri Lanka. However, Sri Lanka could not find Bangladesh.