Bangkok: Cricket's governing frame has long dreamed of spreading the game to China, however the modern overall performance via its ladies's crew is not likely to inspire many within the global's maximum populous kingdom to take up the bat and ball.

China were skittled out for simply 14 runs at a tournament in Bangkok on Sunday — the bottom ever rating in a Twenty20 global fit, for guys or girls.

In respond to the United Arab Emirates' large 203 for 3, China have been bowled out in beneath an hour and with 10 overs to spare at the Thailand T20 break.

Hin Lili led their fleeting resistance to the UAE's unsparing attack, top-scoring with 4.

The Thailand T20 break includes fellow cricketing underdogs Malaysia, Indonesia and Myanmar.

It isn't always the first embarrassment to befall chinese cricket in opposition to Asian international locations who Beijing dominates in financial and political phrases, however struggles to in shape on the wicket.

In October last year, China's guys made a dark 26 towards Nepal at a international Twenty20 qualifier, a complete bested in just 11 balls.

China is a newcomer to global cricket, having fielded its first global team at the 2010 Asian video games.

Its ladies's group is ranked twenty fifth of forty seven international locations gambling girls's T20, in line with the global Cricket Council internet site.

China's males and females play in particular low-rating T20 activities in opposition to regional Asian aspects, maximum of whom are also minnows on the global cricketing degree.

The ICC has previously defined China as a "strategic precedence", and stated it is working with the China Cricket affiliation on ways to "obtain sustainable growth in one of the maximum complicated and competitive sports markets in the international".