DHANGADHI — Biratnagar Kings has successively registered its second consecutive victory defeating Team Chauraha Dhangadhi by 18 runs in the first match of Thursday in the ongoing Dhangadhi Premier League T-20 Cricket Tournament.
Man of the match Pawan Sarraf took the highest 4 wickets for Biratnagar Kings whereas, Basanta Regmi and Paras Khadka took 2 wickets each and Shuvam Kamat took one wicket to secure a victory.
Chasing 129-run target set by Brt Kings, Team Chauraha Dhangadhi only managed to collect 109 runs in the allotted 20 overs by losing 9 wickets.Follow @gorkhapost
SAFF Championship : Nepal crash out after 3-0 defeat against Maldives
KATHMANDU — Maldives has defeated Nepal 3-0 and entered final of the SAFF Championship held at Bangabandhu Stadium in Dhaka, Bangladesh on Wednesday.
Maldivian defender Akram Abdul Ghanee scored the first goal against Nepal at the ninth minute utilizing a free-kick allotted for Maldives for the foul committed my Bimal Gharti Magar.
With this win, Maldives have booked their place in the final of the championship for the fifth time.
The game was briefly stopped after 27 minutes on the clock due to thunderstorm. Upon resumption of the game, Nepal boasted a huge possession with the ball but lacked the finishing touch in front of opposition goal.
Maldives doubled the score with Ibrahim Waheed Hassan’s scored second goal at the 84th minute by shooting the ball from the center of the box.
Then Waheed Hassan scored the third goal against Nepal at the 87th minute capitalizing on the pass given by Abdulla Asadhulla.
The next edition of the SAFF Championship would be held in Pakistan.Follow @gorkhapost